Software Developer 2732

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Secret
Job Description:

Space Ground System Solutions, a division of Parsons Space/Mission Solutions, has a full-time opening for a junior Software Engineer to work out of our office located in Alexandria, VA. Our focus is to provide our customers with practical, state of the art solutions to complex communications, command, control and intelligence applications. The position is for a software developer to design, implement, test and validate software used to command and control satellites and payloads on orbit.

Job Responsibilities
  • Develop software using C/C++ in a RHEL Linux environment
  • Design and implement software for large-scale command and control systems
  • Troubleshoot and report software anomalies
  • Apply agile development practices and techniques to adapt rapidly to changing requirements and schedules

Required Qualifications
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Must have an active DoD Secret clearance or be able to obtain a DoD Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent combination of formal education and experience
  • Up to five (5) years of software engineering/development experience
  • Proficiency developing and testing software in a Linux environment
  • Proficiency with C/C++ or other programming languages and computer science principles

This position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Programming languages such as Java and Go
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • Writing scripts (examples: shell scripting, python, PERL, etc.)
  • Software configuration management tools (examples: git, BitBucket, Jira, etc.)
  • Microservices architecture
  • Container technologies (Kubernetes/Docker/Podman)
  • Web technologies (examples: HTML, CSS, React, REST, JSON, WildFly, etc.)
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.

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