AP093 Full Stack Developer

We are looking for someone adaptable, independent, and able to hit the ground running to work with Web Development and Systems Administration teams at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

The successful candidate will primarily support the design, development, testing, and deployment of the flagship Goddard Sciences Directorate website. They will also be interested in automating processes, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), and OpenStack infrastructure management.

We are using a variety of tools to support both web applications and infrastructure across the Sciences and Exploration Directorate. This is a great opportunity to work with modern technologies and development practices, and to make an impact at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Systems and Software Management: Contribute to the operation and maintenance of software systems, ensuring seamless interaction amongst team members through the use of GitLab and various collaborative tools
  • Modern Web Development: Develop cutting-edge web tools to support organizational objectives, employing the latest technologies and best practices in web development
  • Version Control: Proficiently maintain software using the Git version control system, including branching, merging, and conflict resolution strategies
  • Technical Problem Solving: Engage in proactive troubleshooting, meticulous tracking, and effective resolution of technical issues to ensure system integrity and reliability
  • CI/CD Automation Engineering: Develop and implement Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines to enhance the reliability and efficiency of software and system management
  • Innovative Design and Prototyping: Conceptualize and prototype innovative solutions to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness within the organization
  • Interdisciplinary Support and Collaboration: Provide robust support and foster collaboration across different groups within the Sciences and Exploration Directorate by managing and deploying tools that facilitate research across various scientific disciplines

Required:

  • US Citizenship required for this position.
  • A developer with a keen interest in operations, embodying a DevOps mindset
  • Expertise in JavaScript for both client-side and server-side development including Node.js
  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks such as Vue.js or React, demonstrating the ability to create dynamic and responsive web applications
  • Solid understanding of relational database technologies, including MySQL and or PostgreSQL
  • Proficiency in using Docker for containerization and deployment of applications
  • Comfortable operating within Linux environments and shell scripting
  • Extensive experience with Git, including push/pull requests, merges, issue tracking, and working with repositories
  • Experience with GitLab CI/CD pipelines or comparable technologies such as Jenkins, including the development and maintenance of automation workflows
  • Proficiency in unit testing with frameworks like Jest to ensure code reliability and functionality
  • Collaborative Team Player, Ability to thrive in a team environment, contributing to a collaborative work culture

Desired:

  • Genuine passion and interest for information technology, constantly exploring and keeping familiar with the latest tools and technologies at the forefront of innovation.
  • Experience with Docker Compose and/or Docker Swarm Mode
  • Familiarity with OpenStack and/or the OpenStack API
  • Interest in IaC practices, particularly with Terraform
  • Knowledge in configuration management tools such as SaltStack, Ansible, etc.
  • A solid grasp of networking concepts and practices
  • Experience with server-side rendering, particularly with Nuxt.js
  • Familiarity with additional programming languages, including TypeScript and Python, is highly regarded

ADNET brings over 25 years of experience to information systems and professional services for the federal government. With a history of expertise in software development, computer network design, IT security, mission operations support, and educational outreach, Team ADNET has now expanded into Space and Earth Science at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD

ADNET is working with Goddard Space Flight Center to fulfill NASA’s vision for space exploration, and working with the Science and Exploration Directorate to fulfill its many missions

ADNET Systems, Inc. is an employee-centric company, committed to providing premier benefits that support our employees and their families. With affordable medical and dental plans coupled with leading disability and life insurance options, ADNET Systems, Inc. offers our employees the benefits most sought after by today’s professional. Furthermore, our benefits package features the extras that distinguish us from other small businesses, ensuring our high employee retention that our customers appreciate

Some features of our compensation plans and environment perks include:

  • Annual Leave/Sick Leave
  • Military and Family Emergency Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • 401K Plan with Company Matching and Immediate Vesting
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Swag bags