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Embedded Software Engineer

Job ID: R0104358 Location: Paço de Arcos, Lisbon District, Portugal
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Paço de Arcos, Portugal

Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.

Thales Portugal is a Competence Centre of the Thales Group, whose mission is to integrate and develop solutions and products for Thales projects worldwide. Having around 220 specialized human resources Thales Portugal has a strong capability to design, develop, and deploy systems and services efficiently in the Defence, Security (Critical Information Systems, Critical Infrastructure and Banking) and Transportation markets.

EDISOFT, a Thales Group company, is focused on providing the most advanced solutions in the Aeronautics, Space, Security and Defense domain.

We are looking foran Embedded Software Engineer to work in the Embedded Development team within our Space Systems domain.

As a Software Engineer, you will be part of the team involved in the development of a real-time operating system (RTOS), already used in several space missions and still evolving, with main focus in Europe. You will assist the evolution of the RTOS by implementing new software features, tests and documents. You will work with one of the most demanding development processes to minimize the satellite probability of failure and guarantee the software quality. You may also help the team in other on-going projects for Ground Software, including systems for satellite communication. You will be using agile methodologies that help us exchanging knowledge, do pair programming and perform any other type of collaboration, always looking for best practices, challenging ourselves to be passionate and better every day

About you

  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrotechnical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or other close engineering area
  • Interest in Embedded Software Systems
  • Programming Languages Knowledge (C and Python)
  • Good knowledge of Linux Operating Systems
  • Experience with Git or SVN
  • Good level of English (spoken and written)
  • Knowledge in Agile development

The following skills will be of additional value:

  • Knowledge in Assembly language
  • Knowledge in telecommunications (modulation/demodulation, SDR, etc) and hardware development

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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