Software Systems Engineer

Posted on 5/21/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Mid, Senior

Atlanta, GA, USA

Required Skills
  • Degree in Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, or a related field
  • Experience in safety critical industry, particularly with safety-critical software development standards, software safety fault/hazard analysis, and requirements-driven software verification and validation strategies
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the application of engineering standards into engineering processes or requirements
  • Experience writing testable system-level and software-level requirements
  • Experience working with requirements management tools like JAMA, Polarion, etc
  • Experience assessing software design and performing code reviews for C++ applications
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity, evolving priorities, and challenging problems
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data.
  • Define Systems Engineering vision for ALTIUS to drive requirements and verification processes
  • Develop documentation supporting government Technical Assist programs that involve certifications of the assets
  • Collaborate and lead requirements decomposition with the Robotics teams
  • Autonomously execute on broad and/or ambiguous requirements from internal engineering, program office, and third party corporate partners to own successful delivery of outcomes on multiple programs simultaneously
  • Coordinate and execute frequent test events involving various levels of software and hardware, from full-software simulations to full hardware-in-the-loop demonstrations at test sites
  • Define a strategy to comply with appropriate Industry standards like DO 178C, MIL-STD-882 E, and NATO UAV
  • Demonstrate high ownership on all pieces of work; become a trusted partner to Anduril’s robotics engineers
  • Define systems engineering requirements from product requirements
  • Work directly with robotics engineers to define SW requirements from the systems requirements
  • Manage, unblock, and accelerate cross-team projects spanning multiple functional teams and cross-functional initiatives
  • Identify and resolve systemic execution issues across the team or group that require broader initiatives to resolve
  • Partner with product leads to scope, staff, and deliver capabilities to achieve company milestones
  • Identify, resolve, and escalate key cross team dependencies
  • Collaborate closely with other partner teams, such as hardware, product, and test operations as needed
  • Understand technical implementation at the architectural level and propose technical alternatives when necessary; ask questions that clarify priorities

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



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Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development