Automated Interface Testing Engineer
Detroit, MI 
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Job Title
Automated Interface Testing Engineer
Detroit - Detroit, MI 48201 US (Primary)
Job Description

Torch Technologies, a 100% employee-owned company, is currently seeking qualified electronics engineer professionals with a minimum of 10years' experience to automated hardware and software interface testing for the Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC) at Detroit Arsenal, MI. Initial tasking will be supporting a ground vehicle program in a GVSC Software-in-the-loop (SIL) integrating operational hardware and software platforms and sub-systems into an automated test environment to validate hardware and software interfaces meet government specifications and requirements. A well-suited applicant will be a self-motivated individual capable of working independently and within a multi-disciplinary team with contractors and government employees. They must also possess good oral and written communication skills. Candidate will sit on site with the customer at GVSC. This position has the potential to grow into an Engineering Lead.

Job duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing hardware and electrical interface designs, schematics, and specifications and translating that data into a series of test procedures to validate required behavior
  • Working with hardware/electronic engineers to design any necessary hardware to stimulate controlled input and receive output data
  • Developing a software solution to control the unit under test to both control input and validate output
  • Managing the execution of the software design and integration process in the lab to include work flow and assignment of duties
  • Hardware/Software Integration
  • Debugging issues with existing code bases
  • Development of automated testing processes and supporting toolsets
  • Development of Graphical User Interfaces
Job Requirements

Qualified candidates will have direct experience with the following:

  • Experience working with both hardware and software systems
  • Broad Experience with Electronics and Digital Communication Buses (e.g. RS422, MIL-STD-1553, CAN, Ethernet, etc.)
  • Object-Oriented Design and Programming (C/C++, C#, Java, etc.)
  • Modern Integrated Development Environments (IDE) such as Microsoft Visual Studio or Qt and Qt Creator
  • Linux and/or Windows operating systems
  • VHDL and/or Xilinx FPGA experience is a plus

Qualified candidates will have an interest or experience in one of the following areas:

  • Working with team-based Software Development and Configuration Management Tools (Git, TFS, JIRA, etc.)
  • Hardware and Software Integration
  • Hardware interface testing
  • Oversight of the software design process
  • Re-engineering, T&E, or related experience with DoD Ground and weapon platforms is a plus

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • B.S. or greater in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or other technical discipline is required. Relevant graduate degrees will be given preference.
  • Experience developing applications with object-oriented languages
  • 5+ years of direct Object-Oriented programming
  • Previous experience as a Software Lead will be given preference
  • Previous experience in a Software-in the-Loop or Hardware-in-the-loop lab will be given preference
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
10+ years
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