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Embedded Software/Hardware Integration Engineer (Up to 25% Profit Sharing)

Job Description

BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! The first part is a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan, to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account. The second component consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS, in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and both of our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Learn more at

We are looking for an enthusiastic Embedded Software/Hardware Integration Engineer to join our growing team Sterling, VA.  The Engineer will design, develop, and test radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave systems architecture, components, circuits, or products.

More About the Role:

Designs, integrates, builds and tests electrical products and complex systems. This position will be involved in all phases of product development including requirements definition, block diagram creation, prototyping, testing and verifying complex systems. Responsibilities include assisting with planning, conducting, and evaluating approaches to meet project objectives in a timely, cost-effective fashion. Successful Electrical System Engineers are self-motivated and work effectively in team or individual situations. They have excellent communication skills and can handle multiple projects and activities simultaneously. We operate in a fast-paced, highly technical R&D environment.

What You’ll Get to Do:

Analyze, design, develop, and maintain products; assist in commercialization.

Build prototypes, products, and systems for testing; set up and run laboratory simulations

Design testing procedures and coordinate testing.

Conduct and/or participate in technical reviews of requirements, specifications, designs, codes, and other artifacts

Conduct tests, document results, and develop client presentation

Identify and keep abreast of novel technical concepts and markets

Contribute to design standards and support design reuse

Author technical reports, papers, articles, presentations, and patents

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:


  • There is no clearance requirement to begin employment, however you MUST meet requirements to be granted a security clearance.  As a requirement of continued employment you will be required to obtain a TS/SCI and CI Poly clearance.
  • BS degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science (ABET/EAC Accredited)
  • 5-10+ Years of relevant experience in the field of electrical/computer engineering
  • Microprocessor based design / embedded system design
  • Proficient with Linux
  • Proficient in C/C++ and Python
  • Must be mechanically inclined
  • Interpersonal skills required to work with others and communicate effectively
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure for quick-reaction projects
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be organized

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • MS degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science
  • Hands-on prototyping and assembly experience
  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout
  • Designing mixed signal PCBs
  • Designing embedded power supply systems
  • Designing RF PCBs and RF Systems
  • Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
  • Software Defined Radios (SDR)
  • Designing FPGA based systems
  • Embedded firmware development
  • ARM Processor Development
  • Experience using Altium Designer
  • Experience designing low power embedded systems
  • Military Vehicle Electronics or Equivalent Industrial Applications

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.


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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + CI Poly
Sterling, Virginia
United States
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