Software Engineer

Post Date

May 22, 2024


Sterling Heights,

ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Software Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$58 - $88 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is looking for a Software Engineer to work for a DoD customer based out of Warren, MI. This team is responsible for developing robotic vehicles that can be driven remotely/autonomously. The primary goal of the Software Engineer is writing source code and leading mid-level developers on software development lifecycle. This individual will be responsible for software development activities, architecting/designing software requirements, mentoring other engineers, and contributing to test plans/integrations on robotic systems. This is a hybrid role, and the candidate will be expected to work on site in Warren, MI 2 times per week (project permitting). The Software Engineer may also be asked to travel to DoD sites a few times per year for field support activities like troubleshooting, etc. This role will require a secret clearance and Insight Global will process the ideal candidate for an interim clearance!

*This is a HYBRID role. Candidates must be open to relocating and/or being onsite a few times per week at the work site in Warren, MI. Relocation assistance is available*

Responsibilities Include:
Working on software development tasks for a command-and-control interface within a scrum team of 6-8 people
o Bug fixes to C++ software
o Writing new features/capabilities in C++
o R&D/Analysis
In field testing as needed
10% User Interface tasks
Travel required on a project needed basis (2-4 weeks per year)

We are a company committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments where people can bring their full, authentic selves to work every day. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that believes everyone matters. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic factors, age, disability, protected veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to

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Required Skills & Experience

3+ years of experience coding in object-oriented programming C++ or Java or Python, etc.
Ability to obtain a secret clearance
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering related

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

DoD experience
Experience in software level testing (unit/integration testing)
Experience writing automated software testing
Active secret clearance
Safety analysis or standards experience
DO-178, Misra, etc.
QT framework experience (UI toolkit)
Agile experience

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.