Combat Vehicle Embedded Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Sterling Heights
United States


SAIC is looking for a Remote Military Combat Vehicle Embedded Software Engineers while working from home providing support for our team in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

This job is temporarily remote due to COVID-19. 



This is an opportunity to join a fast paced program with SAIC’s U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command - Ground Vehicle Systems Center engineering group located in Warren, MI.


As Software Lead you will apply your knowledge and skills to lead a technically advanced software team in the development of embedded military vehicle system software.


Essential Job Functions:


  • Provide technical guidance and direction for the software team in the development of software requirements, design, code, test procedures to ensure a high-quality software release.
  • Establish and maintain Software Development Plan (SDP) as well as the software development environment and branch strategies.
  • Ensure all software engineering activities are carried out in a managed, controlled, efficient and effective manner consistent with the established organizational processes.
  • Develop resource estimates in regards to manpower, schedule, cost and scope.
  • Establish work assignments for individual engineers and collect completion statuses.
  • Manage software engineering execution throughout the project lifecycle via the use of project metrics, risk management, structured decisions and project status reports.



  • Ten (10) years of experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or similar engineering degree.  High School diploma and fourteen (14) years of experience.
  • Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. citizenship is required.
  • Experience with Software Programming Languages such as C++, C#, C, etc. and the development of build scripts for software releases.
  • Experience with developing and managing software estimates, schedules, and software baselines.
  • Experience with leading embedded software engineering teams throughout an engineering lifecycle.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in both written and oral form




  • Experience with military ground vehicle system and hardware code desired




  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.