Cosmic AES Job Openings

Software Engineer (Signal Monitoring Team)

Colorado Springs, CO, USA

About Cosmic AES

Cosmic Advanced Engineered Solutions (Cosmic AES) is a small innovative company tackling the most difficult technical challenges in signals, space, and cyberspace. We design and develop high-end signal processing solutions for Department of Defense(DoD) in the Counter-Space, Special Operations, Homeland Security, and other specialized mission areas. Our strong team of scientists, engineers, and operations experts specialize in exploring emerging technologies, system development, and rapid prototyping to solve the most difficult national security concerns.  As a company focused on cutting-edge development, Cosmic AES delivers powerful, adaptable solutions leveraging existing non-proprietary technologies to meet our customers' mission needs and objectives. Our management philosophy of a flat innovative company utilizing Agile Development and the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) for development allows us to quickly adapt to customer needs and the changing DoD mission environment. Cosmic AES invites you to become part of our family of groundbreaking engineers with a passion for conquering the nation’s toughest challenges.

Position Description

Cosmic AES is looking for a software engineer to support the development and testing of a signal monitoring and signal processing system for the DOD. This position would involve designing and implementing a backend software framework to host algorithms and data collection.  Position would also require the candidate to support the lab and field testing of the system. 

Job Duties 

  • Lead in the implementation of core software components to interface with hardware, implement backend logic, and perform signal processing functions

  • Translate algorithm prototypes into optimized, production-quality code suitable for operational deployment

  • Contribute to the development of design documentation and other documentation artifacts

  • Mentor and guide junior engineers

Required Qualifications :

  • US citizen, and must be able to obtain and maintain a Top-Secret security clearance

  • Education and/or background in software development and software engineering

  • Must be a self-starter and able to work closely in a fast paced, small engineering team which includes other software engineers, DSP engineers, hardware engineers, systems engineers, and test engineers

  • Proficiency implementing software and algorithms in languages such as Python, C, or C++

  • Familiarity and experience with Linux and X-Midas

  • Team player and capable of working in a fast-paced, team environment

Desired Qualifications:

  • Satellite communications, DSP, or communications experience

  • Familiarity with ICE cards, GNU Radio, and software defined radio (SDR) concepts

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

Cosmic AES offers competitive salaries with a comprehensive benefit package which includes: 401k plan, profit sharing, flexible work schedules, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, medical, dental, and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, long and short-term disability, company paid life insurance, referral bonuses, and tuition assistance. For further information on Cosmic AES, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), please visit us at:

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