Junior Embedded Software Engineer

Critical Mission Engineering

Software Engineer Full Time

Do you want to be a part of a team that contributes to our nation’s defense? At Critical Mission Engineering you could be a part of a team delivering world-class technology solutions that make a difference. We provide engineering services in the areas of embedded hardware, firmware, software development and test. Specialties include- RF, DSP, FPGA, C/C++, Python, Linux. From initial operations concept, through engineering design and development, to field deployment, Critical Mission Engineering brings unique expertise to solve the most challenging problems.

We are seeking a Junior Embedded Systems Developer

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Writing embedded software for processors used in network devies, radios, and other special-purpose hardware.
Developing hardware (prototyping through production).
Testing products.
Writing user documentation.

Required Experience:

C/C++/Python programming skills, ability to read a schematic and Linux/Bash familiarity.

Desired Experience:

FPGA/VHDL, Linux kernel drivers, IP networking, Altium (or other schematic CAD), Solidwords (or other mechanical CAD).

Education and other Requirements:

Bachelors degree from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics .Qualified applicants subject to a security background investigation and must meet minimum eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship required.


Commensurate with experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $43.00 to $53.00 /hour


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Columbia, MD (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

Visa Sponsorship Potentially Available:

  • No: Not providing sponsorship for this job

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply