Software Engineer

Job opening ID

1867

Posting title

Software Engineer

Roles and responsibilities

Must be a US Citizen
Long Term contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check, credit report, and drug screen

Job Description:
The software engineer will maintain, test, and deploy the current command management/mission planning system and flight dynamics system for the Fermi mission on a Linux platform through correction of approved change requests. This includes application software and scripts. The candidate will be required to maintain documentation; manage project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables; and adhere to all current software development life-cycle processes and procedures.

Required Skills:
-BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
-Minimum 7 years of experience
-Experience with Version Control Software, CVS 
-5+ year experience developing in C, C++, Motif, and Java in Linux environments. 
-5+ year web development experience using PHP, Javascript and MySQL 
-In depth understanding of programming concepts. 
-Experience with Red Hat 5.x and 6.x and Windows Operating Systems 
-Excellent troubleshooting skills. 
-Excellent written and verbal communications skills 
-Excellent teamwork skills, result oriented and self-motivated. 
-Experience with one or more including but not limited to: Apache Webserver, STK, STK Scheduler, and TrackGear. 
-Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.

Desired Skills:
-Ability to work collaboratively with a flight operations team and familiarity with satellite operations environments.

Number of positions

1

Location

Greenbelt

State

Maryland