NASA Software Engineer

  • GREENBELT, MD
  • Posted 36 days ago | Updated 9 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Security clearance
Biology
Algorithms
Testing
Dynamic testing
Configuration Management
Data processing
C
C++
Unix
Linux
Software development
Remote sensing
Evaluation
Satellite
Data
Python
Fortran
Git
Computer science
Mathematics
Science
SAP BASIS
Policies
Information Technology
Systems engineering
FOCUS

Job Details

Job ID: 2407967

Location: GREENBELT, MD, US

Date Posted: 2024-06-25

Category: Software

Subcategory: SW Systems Engr

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Minimum Clearance Required: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Potential for Remote Work: No

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

SAIC is seeking a Scientific Software Engineer to support The Ocean Biology Processing Group at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.

The Ocean Biology Processing Group ( ) at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center is a world leader in satellite-based remote sensing of the ocean. This position will support scientific software development for current and future satellite radiometers supported by the OBPG.

Duties include:
  • Implementation of processing algorithms in science software
  • Evaluation and validation of code performance and adherence to coding standards
  • Code testing and verification using static and dynamic analysis tools
  • Code maintenance and configuration management control

Qualifications

Required Skills: Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in the development of scientific data processing software using C or C++ in a UNIX/Linux environment. Strong verbal and written communications skills. The successful candidate must also be eligible for unescorted access to NASA facilities.

Desired Skills: Experience with scientific software development for satellite remote sensing and evaluation of geophysical products retrieved from satellite data. Experience with Python, Fortran, Git.

Education: Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Physical Science (postgraduate education will be considered for professional experience).

Citizenship


SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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