Software Engineer

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

Belcan TechServices Rockford, IL

Rockford, IL
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If you are looking for a challenging full-time position as a Software Engineer that promises diverse and complex work with a top engineering firm, then join our team at Belcan Engineering! We are a privately held global provider of engineering services, primarily for the aerospace industry, but also for the energy and heavy equipment industries. We are currently seeking entry level Software Engineers to work on a variety of aerospace projects. We are currently recruiting for openings in Rockford, IL.

We offer competitive compensation, a relaxed work atmosphere and flexible scheduling designed to create a healthy work/life balance. And with Belcan facilities throughout the country, you will have plenty of options to relocate to new cities. If this sounds like the kind of company you’ve been looking for, and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you!

Job Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer, you will work on a wide variety of sophisticated Aircraft Electrical Software utilizing advanced techniques.

Your specific duties could include:

Software Development
Software Testing
Script Writing
GUI Development
Test Support

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the role include:

Minimum of a Bachelors in Electrical, Software, Aeronautical Engineering or related field
An excellent understanding of Software Principles
Enthusiastic about software development
Able to work both on an individual project and as a team player
Programming skills with Scripting languages (Bash, Python, Perl, Tcl/Tk)
Programming skills with C++
Good Communications skills
Good Troubleshooting skills
High proficiency with Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency (green card) is required

Desired skills include:

Lab Environment
Working with Linux OS
Basic Linux operating system administration skills (install O/S, setup user accounts, configure networking, start/stop O/S services).
DOORS experience
Knowledge of Tool Qualification per DO-178B/C
Aircraft communication bus protocols. We use ARINC-664, ARINC-629, ARINC-429, CAN, TTP – but even knowledge of Ethernet protocols would be a good foundation for learning aircraft communications protocols.
Basic electrical engineering skills (ability to read a schematic, etc.)
ACE or Six Sigma process improvement experience

As a Software Engineer with Belcan Engineering, you will be part of one of the nation’s largest engineering firms and one of the largest female-owned businesses in the United States. Family-owned for over 50 years, we maintain a small-company atmosphere as well as open communication at all levels of our organization, allowing for much more dynamic decision-making processes. We offer flexible schedules as well as an excellent mentoring system to ensure that you have all of the knowledge and tools you need to meet a diverse range of engineering challenges. You will also have opportunities to advance to positions of greater responsibility, including management roles. Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package that includes full benefits.

Here is some of what we have to offer:

Medical, dental and vision coverage
Life insurance w/ AD&D
Short- and long-term disability
Travel/accident insurance
Flexible spending accounts
Voluntary insurance
401(k) w/ company match
Paid holidays
Sick days
Tuition reimbursement
Wellness program
Employee assistance program
Travel assistance program
Employee recognition programs

Belcan is an equal opportunity employer.


Build a challenging and rewarding career with an industry leader!
Apply now!

Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises. We offer excellent opportunities for contract/temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct