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Software Manufacturing Engineer 2 - 4889

Date: May 9, 2022

Location: Pocasset, MA, US, 02559

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 4889 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Secret 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: ERP Amount: $1,500

Job Description

HII Unmanned Systems (HII UxS) is seeking a software developer, IT specialist, or computer scientist, to support the manufacturing of unmanned maritime vehicles, used for defense, marine research, and commercial applications. The responsibilities of this role shall include:

  • Assist the Operations Support Lead and the Software Manager in the configuration management of software and firmware products for maritime robots
  • Assist in the transition of software and firmware from the software development process to the production line
  • Assist manufacturing engineers with procedures and test plans to build and validate sub-assemblies containing software and firmware products
  • Conduct developmental test verification of IT sub-assemblies to validate manufacturability
  • Assist in the documentation and corrective action plan for of any software or firmware issues
  • Assist in developing test automation on the production line

Essential Job Responsibilities

Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 0 years experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 6 years relevant experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering, computer science, information systems, information technology, or similar.
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as C++, Java, and Python
  • Experience with software configuration management
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a government secret clearance #LI-MH1

Preferred Requirements


  • Experience with the manufacturing of hardware and software systems
  • Experience with operating systems such as Windows and Linux
  • Experience with Atlassian tools
  • Proficiency in documenting processes

Physical Requirements

Adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements Software Engineer family.

This opportunity resides with Unmanned Systems, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Our Unmanned Systems group creates advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications. Serving customers in more than 30 countries, HII provides design, autonomy, manufacturing, testing, operations and sustainment of unmanned systems, including unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) and unmanned surface vessels (USVs).

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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