Senior Emulation Engineer

RTX

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(262)

Annapolis Junction, MD

Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.
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    Position summary

    y research, reverse engineering, CNO/CNE development, hardware emulation, system engineering, data analytics and test engineering.

    Here at CODEX, we are passionate about technical excellence and innovation. That's why we only take on work that is hard, engaging and meaningful. We foster an environment where pushing the limits of our technical ability is the norm. True innovation comes from trying new things and seeing what works. We understand that this approach can be challenging so we take our breaks seriously, too! We strive to create a relaxed culture with an unmatched rate of mission results.

    Benefits

    In addition to competitive salaries, CODEX offers excellent benefits for you and your family: competitive medical, dental and vision plans, child, elderly and dependent-care programs, mental health resources, tuition assistance, employee discount programs, 401k matching, flexible work schedules (depending on program), a peer recognition and reward system and performance-based bonuses.

    Security Clearance and other Requirements

    U.S. Citizenship status is required

    Security clearance eligibility required

    Relocation assistance available provided final candidate meets eligibility requirements

    Work Description

    Work as part of a software development team to improve an emulation platform, write hardware emulation models, and write engineering tools based on the emulation platform. Learn, understand, and implement hardware emulation of hardware devices such as CPU, RAM, Disk, MMUs, IO, NICs, and System on a Chips. Participate in the software engineer process including testing, peer review, and software release.

    Technical Requirements

    Required Skills

    3+ years of experience with C programming

    3+ years of low level development experience such as emulation, drivers, or OS kernels

    Familiarity with at least one scripting language (Python, Ruby, etc.)

    Familiarity with source management tools (git, svn, etc.)

    Familiarity with reverse engineering (Ghidra, IDA, Binary Ninja, etc.)

    3-8 years of software engineering experience

    Capable of completing software development tasks with minimal supervision

    Desired Skills

    Experience with hardware emulation

    Experience with at least one Assembly language (x86, PPC, ARM, MIPS, etc.)

    Knowledge of embedded systems including UART, boot-up sequences and updating devices

    Understanding of network protocols (TCP/IP stacks, wire-level protocols, routing protocols, etc.)

    Familiarity with Operating System internals (Linux, Windows, RTOS)

    Experience with Continuous Integration systems (Bamboo, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

    Education

    Bachelor's degree or higher in a discipline related to Software Engineering

    Requires expert or mastery level knowledge of work area, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

    May have deep knowledge of project management. Advanced knowledge of related disciplines within work area and

    ability to identify links and potential impact on projects, programs

    or systems.

    Typically requires:

    A University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 10 years

    prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 7 years experience Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Typically requires a degree

    in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 10 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited

    by local laws/regulations.

    Previously part of a leading Fortune 100 company and headquartered in Dulles, VA; Nightwing became independent in 2024 but continues to support the nation's most mission impactful initiatives.

    When we formed Nightwing, we brought a deep set of credentials and an unfaltering commitment to the mission. For over four decades, our team has been providing some of the world's most technically advanced full-spectrum cyber, data operations, systems integration and intelligence support services to the U.S. government on its most important missions.

    At Nightwing, we value collaboration and teamwork. You'll have the opportunity to work alongside talented individuals who are passionate about what they do. Together, we'll leverage our collective expertise to drive innovation, solve complex problems, and deliver exceptional results for our clients.

    Thank you for considering joining us as we embark on this new journey and shape the future of cybersecurity and intelligence together as part of the Nightwing team.

    The salary range for this role is 130,000 USD - 272,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company's performance.

    This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

    RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

    RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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    Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.