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*filled* Autonomous Flight Systems Developer

Pay Range:

Intern

Length:

3 month with possible extension

Post Date:

8.12.15

Close Date:

Skills: XML, C++, CASPER, PLEXIL

Do you want to help a small company make a BIG difference in space? Do you take ownership of your job and responsibility for your actions? Then come work for Red Canyon and help us continue our mission of helping mankind reach the stars!
Red Canyon is seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, goal driven individual to be an autonomous flight systems developer for Red Canyon’s Research and Development team in Denver, Colorado.

After reading the below requirements and responsibilities, if you feel you are the perfect candidate, please email your Word formatted resume and cover letter (in the body of the email) that details how your experience and education are a perfect match for our requirements.

Description:
Integration, enhancement, and development of software system used to enhance autonomous operations aboard unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

This project will integrate existing planning (CASPER) and executive (PLEXIL) applications. The underlying Flight Software layer based on CoreFlight will be expanded as functionality is required. This system will be running on an Atom E3845 processor and a Ubuntu 64bit kernel.

The Candidate will be responsible for developing the interfaces to integrate CASPER, PLEXIL, and the CoreFlight Executive. Upon integration the system will be enhanced to fulfill various mission scenarios.

Skills:
1-2 years of experience with:
• XML
• C/C++
• Linux - preferably UBUNTU
• Embedded systems
• Prefer current student or recent graduate
• U.S. Citizen

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Red Canyon Engineering and Software: “Exploring Other Planets, Improving our Own”

Red Canyon contracts with NASA, NREL (National Renewable Energy Lab), DoD, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Millennium Engineering, United Launch Alliance, Exelis Inc., SAIC, Lewis & Fowler, Ball Aerospace, and Sierra Nevada Corporation, among others. We specialize in building spacecraft, developing renewable energy technologies to help make our planet a better world and cutting edge research and development. Our disciplines include systems engineering, mechanical design, structural analysis, real time flight and ground software, simulation software, user interface software, and mission management software. We help our contractors with the full life cycle of product development from requirements to test and delivery.

Some of the programs we have previously or currently worked on include: Mars 98, Odyssey 01, Stardust, Genesis and Deep Impact, Mars Phoenix, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Orion, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, GOES-R, OSIRIS-REx, Maven, JUNO, Grail, and the MarsFlight and LunarSIM Simulation. We also work on classified programs.
Red Canyon is located in scenic Denver, Colorado. We are a small company that maintains a flat organization to decrease our overhead and costs to our customers. Our number one focus is to solve some of the most complicated engineering problems humankind is facing.

We have a fun and talented team of engineers and we are committed to our engineers continued success and development. Included in our employment package are immediate HUBZone bonus, health benefits, profit sharing, referral bonuses, and a generous 401(K) retirement plan.

Please send resume and cover letter to hr-xml@redcanyonsoftware.com