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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Engineer
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Cubic Corporation | San Diego, CA
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Job Description


Performs somewhat complex software engineering assignments following designated standards and procedures. Works closely with other engineering disciplines. Duties require application of engineering principles and techniques. This position typically works under general supervision and direction. Incumbents of this position will regularly exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making authority.


Participates in the analysis, design, development, test, modification and integration of software systems or subsystems for designated products and/or customer applications. Develops software requirements, related design, and code. Performs software testing. Applies and maintains quality standards. Assesses severity of problems, determines corrective action, resolves technical problems, performs fault isolation and implements solutions. Revises and updates programs and documentation, including reviewing schedules and milestones. Assists in specification preparation and the assessment of products. Assists in the writing of reports, manuals and procedures. Keeps abreast of improvements in programming techniques. May participate in total quality management/continuous process improvement teams.


Four-year college degree in computer science, electronic engineering or other related technical discipline, plus two years of related experience, or a Master of Science degree. Desired experience in designing, developing and troubleshooting software programming.

Requires C++ and/or C# or Java programming using IDEs: Visual Studio, .NET, Eclipse, NetBeans or others Must Hold a current active SECRET security clearance. Experience develop software on XP, Windows, or UNIX/Linux Nice to have: familiar with FORTRAN, Simulations/Training systems Ability to use PC software such as word processing, database, spreadsheet and flowchart, and computer aided software engineering (CASE) tools. Effective written and oral communication skills required. Knowledge of customer needs and competing products desirable. Able to analyze and solve complex software engineering problems. Able to prioritize work, complete multiple tasks and work under deadline and budget guidelines.


About Cubic Corporation

Cubic Corporation (Cubic) designs, develops and manufactures products, which are mainly electronic in nature, provides government services and services related to products previously produced by Cubic and others. The Company's principal lines of business are defense electronics and transportation fare collection systems. Principal customers for defense products and services are the United States and foreign governments. It operates in two segments: transportation systems and defense. Transportation fare collection systems are sold primarily to large local government agencies in the United States and worldwide. The Company's products include equipment for use in customized military range instrumentation, training and applications systems, simulators, communications and surveillance systems, surveillance receivers, power amplifiers and avionics systems, and automated revenue collection systems. In July 2008, Cubic announced the acquisition of Omega Training Group, Inc.