Southwest Research Institute ENGINEER - RESEARCH ENGINEER - SPACE AND ENERGY SYSTEMS in San Antonio, Texas

Job Summary:

Develop creative solutions for existing and future next-generation technologies for high reliability applications, including embedded systems for smart energy and oil & gas applications as well as space instruments and spacecraft components; interact with technical clients and colleagues to understand requirements and constraints of the task objectives; work in various phases of the system lifecycle, including applied research, requirements generation, design, implementation, testing, integration, installation, and documentation.


Requires a BS or MS in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field with at least 3.25 GPA and 0-3 years of experience. Must have course work or experience in one or more of the following: a) microprocessor software and/or hardware, b) signal processing, c) instrumentation and sensors d) machine learning, e) FPGA; experience in C, C++, and/or Python is preferred; experience with Linux, openCV, real-time operating systems (e.g. VxWorks, RTEMS), multithreaded programming, and/or networking/socket programming a plus; experience in machine learning a plus; experience with DO-178 software development a plus; interest and/or experience in working with hardware a plus; interest and/or experience in working with hardware is a plus; excellent verbal and written communication skills required; must be able to work in project team environments and independently; must have excellent problem-solving skills, be self-motivated, and be driven by challenging problems; must have good organizational skills and attention to detail; aptitude for continuous learning and leadership potential. Occasional travel is required. A valid/clear driver's license is required.

Special Considerations:

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

Job code: 10-00923

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas