Entry level Software engineer - Java experience - in Riverdale MD

Java, C++, Perl, Python, UML design modeling, Junit, findbugs
Contract W2, 6-7mons+
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

United States Citizens are encouraged to apply, we unable sponsor at this time

Entry level Java Developer in Riverdale MD

Duration: 6-7 month(s)

We are seeking Software Engineers (multiple positions) to join the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program and expand our distinguished team to develop a state-of-the-art ground station for the next generation of low earth orbiting environmental satellites. The development of this national asset will provide global coverage, monitor environmental conditions, collect, disseminate and process data about the Earth's weather, atmosphere, oceans, land, and near-space environment.

Typical responsibilities include supporting the design, coding, test, and integration of software. The qualified candidate will be involved with all phases of the software development life cycle including SW requirements analysis, use case support, SW architecture analysis, detailed design, software builds, generating test plans, ensuring code meets requirements through thorough unit testing, updating technical documents, software integration support, problem detection, and resolving discrepancy reports. The qualified candidate will also be responsible for supporting software validation and verification, qualification, configuration control and documentation at the component level.

Additionally, the qualified candidate will be responsible for quickly understanding assignments and carrying them out with moderate supervision. Verbal and written communication skills and problem solving skills will enable the qualified candidate to successfully support Peer Reviews at all phases of the development cycle to ensure successful integration with other software components.

Key responsibilities for the qualified candidate include:

•Object-oriented Java programming (including Java Swing)

•Ability to design, develop, and maintain new software functionality

•Ability to work with previously written code and make modifications as necessary

•Ability to work closely with other disciplines (systems and test engineers) to troubleshoot and fix problems

•Enthusiastic and energetic performer able to work in a dynamic, fast paced, and sometimes pressured environment

•Team player incorporating a team based success philosophy

•Contribute to the completion of program and project milestones under the specific guidance of his/her immediate supervisor

•Ability to follow established SW processes and procedures, development, documentation and maintenance/management of operations concepts, requirements (system, element, segment level), external and internal interfaces, and other software engineering work products/artifacts


•Minimum1+ year working experience in object-oriented software design and development using Java

•Software and system-level debugging experience including the ability to identify problems in established code and make modifications as necessary

•Experience with software execution throughout the entire software life cycle (preliminary design through maintenance phases)


Desired Skills:

•Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with Microsoft Windows OS based development

•Minimum of 2 years’ experience with Java

•Experience with C++, XML, Perl, Python, code analysis tools such as JUnit, FindBugs and Klocwork

•Experience with UML design modeling in modeling tools such as Rational Rose or Rhapsody

•Experience and knowledge related to software discipline process development and deployment

•Experience with customer interaction and end-user engagement

•Experience integrating software (modules, components, subsystems)

•Experience preparing and presenting status information and technical material Required Education(including Major): Bachelor of Science, BS in a Math, Science or Engineering related field


Posted By

Sharmila Pandit

Dice Id : 10109450
Position Id : EnryjavaMD
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