Spacecraft Software Systems Engineer

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Posting title
Spacecraft Software Systems Engineer

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Estimated duration of 18 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Software Systems Engineer III

Job Description:
As a member of the Psyche ATLO/Testbed team, will be responsible for developing and maintaining a set of tools to support integration and test of the Psyche spacecraft. Tasks will include:
1. Migrate scripts and tools from a prior project to the Psyche ATLO environment
2. Take ownership of partially developed scripts and procedures used for spacecraft power on. This includes working with both JPL project personnel and an outside partner.
3. Develop the overall architecture and scripts used for routine spacecraft baseline and copper path testing.
4. Work with an external partner in order to ascertain the telemetry and commanding needed to interface to their electrical ground support equipment.
5. Administrate of our Psyche ATLO Github and to facilitate the delivery of sequences, files, binaries, etc. to the Psyche ATLO environment.
6. Work with system administrators to ensure that our test environment meets all of our needs.
7. Keep documentation up to date from all of the above tasks.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Python, JSON, YAML, Github, Linux, shell scripting, Confluence wiki, JIRA

Desired Skills:
Preferred experience:
1. Integration and test of complex systems
2. Spacecraft test experience

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