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Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Getafe, Spain





Mercury Systems is looking for new talent to join its software team in Geneva.

In close cooperation with the Project Manager and the Software Manager, you will be supporting our software activities for avionics projects. You will be responsible for various software lead and development tasks.


Position Summary

  • Lead software activities for avionics projects
  • Establish and follow up software planning of the project
  • Coordinate with internal teams the different software activities of the project as well as the availability of the deliverable
  • Ensure the project execution conforms to the defined software plans
  • Participate in the specification, design, development or verification activities when required
  • Interface with customer for technical software support


Skills and Experience 

  • Master's degree in Information Technology or Electrical Engineering
  • At least 10 years of industrial experience as an embedded software engineer
  • Fluent in Spanish and English
  • Excellent programming skills in C/C++ and Python
  • Good knowledge of DO-178 guidelines and related processes (proven experience in a DO-178 project)
  • Software project management skills (tasks definition, planning setup, tracking, etc.)
  • Optional: experience in Linux kernel driver development
  • Reliable, responsible and customer-oriented personality
  • High resilience and ability to work in a challenging and very dynamic environment

Why should you join Mercury Systems?

Mercury Systems is leading commercial provider of secure sensor and mission processing subsystems. We are pioneering a next-generation defense electronics business model specifically designed to meet the industry's current and emerging technology needs. The size and makeup of our organization enable forward thinking, entrepreneurial professionals to thrive and prosper.

Mercury Mission Systems International SA (MMSI), based in Geneva and Getafe, is part of Mercury Systems and is specialized in the design, manufacturing and maintenance of complex high-performance safety and mission-critical avionics and defense computers.


Our Culture

We are committed to making Mercury a great place to work, no matter where our employees are located. We offer a casual and enjoyable atmosphere that allows employees to learn and grow. We help and care for one another and work as one to achieve results for us and for our customers. We value communication and transparency, and strive to foster two-way dialogue at all levels of the organization. We are committed to lifelong learning, offering comprehensive skills training and tuition reimbursement. Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional, it's important to us that you feel recognized and rewarded for your contributions.

Mercury Systems, Inc.
50 Minuteman Road
Andover, MA 01810
(978) 256-1300

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