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Sr. Software Engineer

About the Job 


As a Sr. Software Engineer you will be the technical lead on the development or verification of safety critical software. Among other important tasks, your experience will be valuable in monitoring and controlling technical project execution, interacting with customers, and mentoring other software engineers.

We work in small teams that must quickly become familiar with complex applications, tools, and software, following standardized procedures to comply with international aviation industry requirements for airborne software.

What You Will Get to Do


  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate internal and external software development resources.

  • Interact with customer design engineers in the US with up to 20+ years of experience in development of avionics applications.

  • Lead the development and verification of safety critical software.

  • Participate in the software architecture design and development process.

What You Will Bring to the Table 
  • Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Aerospace Engineering

  • 5 years of experience in design and development of embedded software development in C/C++

  • Experience working on Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS)

  • Knowledge of software engineering principles, practices, and techniques

  • Team lead or Project Management experience

  • Good English communication skills

  • Availability to travel to U.S.

  • Team player

  • Experience in aerospace or medical industry standards (desired)

  • Experience in development & verification of safety critical software (desired)

  • Hands-on troubleshooting embedded hardware using electronic test equipment (desired)

  • Board Support Package (BSP) knowledge (desired)

  • Strong Problem-Solving Skills

Your Reward for Greatness 
  • Stay fresh with our Flexible Schedule

  • Get a mid-year bonus!

  • Stay at home with our Telecommuting Options

  • Step up your English with paid classes!

  • Get Training/Tuition subsidies for online learning

  • Stay connected with our Internet Subsidy

  • The Gym Subsidy should keep you fit and relaxed!

  • Get there on time and effortlessly with the Transportation Subsidy

  • Go places with our Travel Opportunities across the US!!

  • Stay healthy with our Medical Health Plan 

  • Spend more time with your loved ones with our Additional Personal Time Off (increased by seniority)

  • Join our aviation club, fly our airplane and eVTOL simulators, go flying with our pilots!

Why Avionyx?

You're not only going to start a career, but you’re also going to belong to a team that is helping change the world as we know it. At Avionyx we live for long-term relationships with our customers and our employees. You will feel part of an amazing community that does a unique kind of engineering in Costa Rica, with a clear growth path for your professional career and technical and administrative mentorship every step of the way.

About Us

As an AS-9100D company and in business since 1989, Avionyx provides expert, high-quality, full-lifecycle avionics software and hardware engineering services for eVTOL/UAM, rotorcraft and fixed wing aircraft, complying with the most rigorous software engineering standards in the world.

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