Lucas Systems, Inc. is currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer to serve as a key part of our Speech and Mobile Technologies Team. The Speech and Mobile Technologies Team is responsible for the delivery of Lucas’s core client software that runs on a variety of leading edge mobile devices from Motorola, Honeywell, Samsung and others, the evaluation and certification of hardware used with our Mobile Work Execution solutions, and technology research activities.
Design and implement software for Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions, particularly the software that runs on the mobile clients (Android-based smartphones and Windows CE-based mobile computers)
Research state-of-the-art hardware and technologies which can be leveraged in Lucas solutions, and develop proof-of-concepts and business cases around them
Evaluate and integrate 3rd party hardware (smartphones/mobile computers, smartwatches, barcode scanners, headsets, etc.) for use in Lucas solutions
Evaluate and integrate 3rd party software (terminal emulation, mobile device management, libraries for specific functionality, etc.) for use in Lucas solutions
Assist in the creation and ongoing updates of Lucas’s product and R&D roadmaps
Support Lucas’s Customer Support Team in troubleshooting and developing fixes/enhancements for existing customer deployments
BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (significant and relevant work experience coupled with a differing degree will be considered)
5+ years of industry experience
Strong working knowledge of C/C++ and either C# or Java
Experience with rich-client mobile application development targeting Android, Windows CE or iOS devices
A passion for innovation and desire/commitment to drive ideas to solutions that solve real-world problems
Strong problem solving and analytical skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Effective organizational skills and ability to be attentive to details
Speech recognition and speech synthesis (TTS) research or development experience (speech recognition accuracy evaluations, use of APIs and/or tuning of speech recognition systems like CMU SPHINX and Nuance VoCon 3200, etc.)
Experience with cross platform mobile app development with Xamarin
Experience with one or more of the following technologies: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, RFID, NFC, vision, augmented reality
Working knowledge of one or more SQL or NoSQL databases
Lucas Systems, Inc. is the fastest-growing provider of mobile work execution solutions that enable retailers, wholesale distributors, and manufacturers to improve warehouse operations. Our software products provide a rapid return on investment for our customers by helping workers do their jobs more efficiently and accurately using real-time speech recognition software and other data capture techno...logy running on mobile devices. Lucas software is used by Fortune 50 companies, large private distributors, and other industry leaders.
Founded in 1998, Lucas is a growing and consistently profitable organization with an expanding global presence. We offer a dynamic, collaborative, innovative and entrepreneurial work environment that continues to create opportunities for both personal and professional growth for high-performing individuals in both the US and UK.
The Lucas Systems culture has been as carefully managed as our growth and our products. We believe in what we do, as much as we believe in each other. We believe in rewarding great thinking and initiative. We attract high-quality people who like to work hard, and they stay with us for many years.
Our generous benefit package includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; 401(k) with Employer Match; Ten Paid Holidays; Free Parking; Flexible Work Hours; Casual Work Attire; Foosball, Ping Pong, Chess and More; Catered Lunches; and Cash Bonus for Employee-Referred Hire