Opportunities at Advanced Decisions

Contact: Ms. Karla Hammond at karlahammond@sbcglobal.net

Position Description:

I am writing to you to ask for your help in possibly identifying candidate(s) or networking sources for a search that I am conducting for a client company, Advanced Decisions in CT that has a exciting contract opportunity with a CT-based client of theirs (also in CT) that is a leader in the lithography industry.

Specifically we are seeking individuals with a B.S. degree in one of the following: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or Electrical Engineering. Do any of your prior undergraduate or graduate students or current graduate students come to mind who might be potential candidates for this position? If so, please let me know immediately as they are looking to fill this position right now.

A description of the position follows:

Are you interested in robotics, motion control, control systems and automation? Do you see yourself working on cutting-edge technology?

Title: Software Design Engineer Embedded Software, C, Unix, Python IMMEDIATE OPENING!

Advanced Decisions, a consulting firm specializing in software engineering and embedded systems is seeking a software design engineer for a client company in Connecticut (a leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry). This is a very exciting six-month contract for someone who can hit the ground running. We are seeking someone authorized to work in the US i.e., US citizen, green card holder, or permanent resident. Our client is not sponsoring or handling Visas.

For this position, you dont have to have had prior experience as a consultant, but you must be able to manage your own projects and meet deadlines. In this role, you will be finding and negotiating technical solutions, translating high level requirements into software solutions and technically leading developments, as well as doing the coding and documentation. You will be working with a multidisciplinary and multi-national team.

In our interviewing process, you must be able to demonstrate some experience with requirements definition, software design and system testing. You must have prior experience with C/C++ programming and scripting languages like Python.

Since you will be working on a Unix/Solaris platform (with ClearCase), you must have had prior experience on that platform as well.

If you have had experience on real-time operating systems such as VxWorks, pSos, Vertex that will be highly valued.

Additionally, you must be able to show that you are familiar with hardware and writing drivers and interacting with complex hardware.

This position may require some international travel. It also requires a strong academic background and understanding of electronics and computer science. Compensation will be based on prior experience.

We welcome you to apply for this position if, in reviewing the above, you believe that your background is a strong match for this opportunity. If so, please email me your resume immediately as a Word document attachment (.doc document vs. .docx document, please) immediately. Advanced Decisions is an equal opportunity employer.

If this position is not a match for your background or interest professionally, but you can suggest others with whom I might network I would really appreciate your assistance in my search efforts and look forward to your suggestions.

I look forward to hearing from you and , in advance, thank you for either your interest or assistance.