Current Openings

Below are the current open positions at Athena GTX.

We are always looking for quality team members in the following areas of expertise: Biomedical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Software Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Graphic Arts, IT Solutions, Quality Assurance, Office Administration, or if you have extensive experience in Emergency Medicine, Military Medicine or Medical Simulation.

If you think you would be a good fit with our company and there is not an open position in your field of interest, feel free to fill out the careers form below and send us your resume. We will keep your information on file should an opening come up.

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Embedded Software Engineer – Immediate Openings

Athena GTX, a Des Moines based small business specializing in miniature medical electronics has immediate openings for both entry level and experienced embedded engineers both in Des Moines, Iowa and San Antonio, Texas.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The embedded software engineers selected will be part of a dynamic team designing and coding software for embedded systems. In addition, the successful candidate must be an independent thinker and have the ability to debug and troubleshoot software, write and maintain documentation, and preferably have experience using a repository to maintain code.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and implement software of embedded devices/systems from requirements to production
  • Design, develop, code, test, and debug embedded system software/firmware
  • Interface with hardware design and development
  • Analyze and enhance efficiency and stability where appropriate
  • Provide post production support
  • Participate in design reviews
  • Execute necessary documentation

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Technical AS degree & 2 Years Applicable Experience or
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other applicable area
  • Applicant must be currently eligible to work in the US, as we are a US Government contractor
  • Demonstrated programming experience in C
  • Demonstrated experience with hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets
  • Experience with embedded development tool suite such as IAR Workbench, Code Composer Studio, MPLab, or Code Warrior
  • Knowledge of networking & communication protocols, interfaces, and hardware subsystems (UDP, TCP/IP, I2C, UART, SPI, RS232)
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and component datasheets
  • Strong documentation and writing skills
  • Experience in a regulated industry a plus

Familiarity and/or experience with:

  • Real-time operating systems
  • GUI design
  • Control systems (PID)
  • Creating/following development plans
  • Creating/following design input requirements
  • Verification/validation activities

If you are ready for an innovative and dynamic position filled with technical challenges and want to be part of a highly innovative and creative group working on the next generation of medical products and wireless communications apply below.
 


Mobile Application and C# Software Engineer – Immediate Openings

Athena GTX, a Des Moines based small business specializing in miniature medical electronics has immediate openings for mobile application and C# software engineers in Johnston, Iowa.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The software engineer selected will be part of a dynamic team and should be well versed in mobile app development, and desktop C# windows forms development. Applicant will be tasked with designing and coding software for Windows, Android, and iOS operating systems. In addition, the successful candidate must be an independent thinker and can debug and troubleshoot software, write, and maintain documentation, and preferably have experience using a git repository to maintain code.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
The software engineer must have demonstrated competence in:

  • Programming (at least one or more of the following:)
  • – C and/or C#
    – Java, Android development
    – Obj-C, iOS development

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to understand technical specifications
  • Microsoft Visual Studio, Android Studio, and Xcode
  • WinForms and/or console application development

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Four Year BS Degree in Applicable Area & 1 Year of Internship or Experience or
  • 3-4 Years Direct and Applicable Experience with some college level courses completed
  • Applicant must be currently eligible to work in the US, as we are a US Government contractor

Familiarity and/or experience with:

  • Design & development methods
  • UDP, TCP, BLE, and USB experience
  • Creating/following development plans
  • Creating/following design input requirements
  • Verification/validation activities
  • Customer interfacing
  • Unit testing or QA experience
  • Root cause analysis and diagnosis

If you are ready for an innovative and dynamic position filled with technical challenges and want to be part of a highly innovative and creative group working on the next generation of medical products and wireless communications apply below.
 


Intern

Athena GTX, Inc. is currently seeking 3 interns for the summer of 2021.

Interns must be within ONE to TWO years of graduation at an Iowa regent university, private college or community college. The intern may attend an out-of-state institution, but must be an Iowa High School graduate. INTERNS MUST BE CURRENT COLLEGE STUDENTS, NOT RECENT GRADUATES. Students that have graduated are INELIGIBLE.

Candidate shall have a minimum of junior year status from an engineering curriculum at a college or university in one of the following areas:

  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Biomedical
  • Computer Engineering

Candidate will be part of a team of engineering on next-generation wireless medical monitors and also lead a team in innovative concept for non-invasive blood pressure assessment which will require moderate capability in one or more of the following areas:

  • Microsoft Office
  • CADD
  • PSP1CE
  • C++
  • C#
  • miniature PCB Electronics and prototyping

 


Benefits Package for all positions

Athena GTX offers full benefits to employees who work 30 – 40 hours per week. We know most people are concerned about their benefits package. Athena is pleased to offer a competitive package for those interested in joining our team including:

  • Paid Holidays
  • Short Term Disability (paid for by the company for those working 30 hours per week or more)
  • 95% employer paid health and dental insurance
  • Vision Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employer matched individual Retirement Account (Simple IRA)

 

Employment Requirements

Athena GTX is an EOE – Equal Opportunity Employer working for both civilian and the Department of Defense (DOD). All candidates must be US citizens or already possess the right to work in the USA. Company cannot sponsor Visas at this time. All candidates must sign a confidentiality agreement and agree to random drug/alcohol screening. Candidates shall forward a resume and salary history including past employment references and any applicable secondary education transcripts to: [email protected] No phone or walk in inquiries please.

 


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