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Test Software Engineer 1

Requisition ID:  100255
Business Unit:  Meggitt USA Services (3405)

Simi Valley, CA, United States, 93063

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 10,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Corporate Functions keep our business competitive by providing first-class support from Quality through to Finance and HR.

Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 10,000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

Under direct supervision, provides expertise in the development of software per defined requirements and specifications. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Applies software standards and utilizes specifications to architect, design, develop, integrate and test software applications.

•    Communicates status of work to supervisor or mentor. Perform, track and control internal project activities. Creates  periodical status reports for key functions.

•    Identifies continuous improvement opportunities, including standardization of tools and processes. 

•    Performs additional responsibilities as assigned

Job Specifications

Education : Post-secondary degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Certifications :
Years Experience :
0 - 2 years of relevant experience
Skills :

•    Experience in software design, coding and debugging, ideally using an established configuration/version management tool
•    Experience with designing and developing Graphical User Interfaces with .NET, Python or similar 
•    Experience with embedded software
•    Experience with interfacing with external control and capturing systems (Digital or Analog Acquisition Devices, Servos,
     Motors, etc)
•    Ability to work in a team environment
•    Ability to research and analyze data effectively    
•    Effective verbal and written communication skills 
•    Well-organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task
•    Knowledge of external interface and communication protocols (e.g. CAN, RS232, or ARINC )
•    Knowledge of embedded interface and communication protocols (e.g. SPI or I2C)
•    Knowledge of database and structure query languages.
•    Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and web-browsers

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee

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