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Actalent Embedded Software Engineer in Dubuque, Iowa


As our Software Engineer, you will be the growing Iowa community of Dubuque. Your primary mission will be to architect, design, implement, and test the real time software that controls features found on both large and small off road vehicles.

If you have specific experience developing applications for automated controls, then you will feel right at home. Because you are a fast learner with the ability to work independently (as well as part of a small team of software, electrical, and system engineers), you feel comfortable in a role where you are expected to think out of the box and devise innovative solutions to complex control problems. Also, because you have strong communications skills, you have no problem providing local and remote technical support to engineering, manufacturing, operations, and service organizations.

Ideal candidates will typically have a 4 year degree in computer engineering or software/electrical engineering or computer science. In exchange for your technical prowess you will be rewarded with challenging and high-impact projects that will pioneer new generations of large and small off road vehicles.


  • Experience with automated testing – test driven development

  • Experience with model-based development (MATLAB/Simulink)

  • Ability to troubleshoot embedded systems hardware and software problems

  • Experience with system engineering principles

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication


Embedded c, Embedded software, Object-Oriented Programming

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

BS in Engineering (Software, Computer, Electrical, or Computer Science)

Internship experience

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.