NASA Software Engineer

  • SAIC,
  • Houston, TX
  • 7 hours ago
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Software, Engineer, Computer, Linux, System, Bash, Python, Network, IP, Java
Full Time

Job Description

Job ID: 2112261

Location: HOUSTON , TX , US

Date Posted: 2021-08-19

Category: Software

Subcategory: SW Engineer

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Minimum Clearance Required: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust

Potential for Remote Work: No


SAIC has an immediate need for a Software Engineer to support the MSOC contract at NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC) Mission Control Center (MCC) in Houston, TX. This contract develops and sustains ground software for the International Space Station (ISS) and space vehicles that visit the ISS such as the Boeing Starliner, SpaceX Dragon, and the Sierra Nevada Dream Chaser.

Job Responsibilities:

Candidate will work in a team environment and be responsible for custom software development and sustaining of software into the MCC to include software design, coding, testing, documentation and mission support.


Required Education and Experience:

  • B.S degree in Computer Science, or similar field and 2 years of experience prefer 5.

Required Skills:

  • C and C++ experience.
  • Linux Operating System and scripting languages including Bash, Shell and Python.
  • Network programming using IP-based protocols and SNMP.

Desired Skills / Experiences:

Familiarity with supporting software development projects using Object Oriented programming; knowledge of software development using agile practices; Python, and Java are a plus.


  • Must be able to obtain public trust

Travel (if any):
  • Less than 10%

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.
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Company Information

Dice Id : 10111346
Position Id : 2112261
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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