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Senior Software/Systems Engineer

Requisition ID:  14243
Location:  Carpinteria, CA, US, 93013
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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience:  5-7 years
Travel:  10% to 25%

Senior Software/Systems Engineer

Job Overview

The Kilovac Products design center develops various High Voltage DC power switching devices and associated power distribution equipment for a wide variety of Military and Commercial applications.  Reporting to the Sr. Principal Development Engineer, the Senior Software Engineer is required to support firmware development as part of key development projects.  The successful applicant will compliment the existing resources being used to develop mechanical and electrical designs.


Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Programming of industry standard microcontrollers using high level languages. Support and collaborate in Electrical Circuit Design.
  • Develop Graphical User Interfaces to various hardware.
  • Basic software practices such as coding standards and configuration management
  • Ability to maintain basic documentation related to primary function (software documentation and control).
  • Experience with software such as AutoCAD, Creo, Altium and LabVIEW desirable.
  • Knowledge of typical serial interface communication protocols. Experience using ANSI C, C++ highly desireable. Knowledge or experience with development of code validation to DO-178 standard a plus.
  • Ability to maintain focus and complete tasks on time.
  • Good communication and presentation skills required.
  • BS Degree in Engineering or Science, 5 years’ minimum experience related to primary job function.
  • Ability to Travel 10-25% of time.
  • US Citizen or Perm Legal Resident Required. 

At TE, we believe in unleashing people’s potential. We have Employee Resource Groups (Women In Networking, ALIGN – LGBTQ, Young Professionals, etc.) to support and promote a diverse workplace and a culture of inclusion for the development of different perspectives, styles and ideas. By doing this, we are consistently recognized by Thomson Reuters, and now Clarivate Analytics, as one of the Top 100 Innovators, as well as deemed one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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