The AM Agency
Countermeasures System (CMS) Lead E

Countermeasures System (CMS) Lead Embedded Software Engineer


  • Lead a team of embedded software developers and engineers in the maintenance and upgrade of exercise systems used by the crew onboard the International Space Station.
  • Solve complex software problems.
  • Manage project requirements.
  • Develop and maintain resource-loaded software development schedules.
  • Maintain project risk list.
  • Monitor development costs.
  • Represent the software team at project meetings.
  • Performing other duties as required.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

  • BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and ten (10) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and eight (8) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph.D. and four (4) years of direct engineering experience.
  • Recent experience with developing embedded software for safety critical systems.
  • Experience with the managing of embedded software development projects.
  • Proficiency with C/C++ coding.
  • Proficiency with Linux OS.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Project.
  • Experience with new project cost estimation.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and coordination skills, and a strong customer service attitude.


  • Proficiency with scripting languages such as Python or Bash.
  • Familiarity with health monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors.
  • Familiarity with exercise systems such as treadmills.
  • Familiarity with Visual Studio.
  • Familiarity with Visual Basic.
  • Familiarity with LabView .
  • Familiarity with Bluetooth devices.
  • Familiarity with Windows 10 OS.
  • Avionics and Software Architecture.
  • NASA and ISS software and systems development standards.
Job Category: Engineering IT
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Houston TX

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