GD107 Scientific Software Programmer

Are you ready for an exciting new career working at NASA? Come work side by side with top developers and scientists developing Earth/Atmospheric Science data analysis and visualization tools. The tools you will help develop will be used by data analysts and researchers around the globe as well as benefit public and private educational organizations (high schools and Universities); NASA, the pinnacle of human achievement wants you to join this team. We at ADNET are proud to be a member of this unique team, and now, so can you. Come join ADNET Systems.

Goddard Space Flight Center is located in Greenbelt Maryland, just minutes from Washington D.C.

This position requires a highly motivated individual with at least 5 years of scientific programming and software development experience preferably in Remote Sensing, Earth sciences or atmospheric science related areas. The applicant should have knowledge or understanding of life-cycle software development methodologies including requirements analysis, design, prototyping, coding, unit testing, integration, and test. The ideal candidate will have the ability to take on assignments, work with scientists to develop or improve algorithms and to produce code that will ultimately serve in a data production environment. Ability to solve complex problems in a collaborative environment is highly desired, yet the candidate should not require constant oversight to stay on task or complete assignments. Experience in Earth Sciences (especially atmospheric science) and remote sensing algorithm development and taking algorithms to code prototypes for further development in a fast paced environment is highly desirable.

The successful candidate will participate among other tasks in the development of data, products, and services NASA’s Giovanni system (http://giovanni.gsfc.nasa.gov/) at the Goddard Earth Sciences- Data and Information Services Center (GES-DISC: http://disc.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov/). Giovanni is a Web-based application that provides a simple and intuitive way to visualize, analyze, and access vast amounts of Earth science remote sensing data.

Required:
• B.S. in Physical Sciences (Atmospheric, Hydrology, Remote Sensing, Geophysics, Physics) or Computer Science with 3+ years commensurate experience in related scientific software development (particularly to Earth remote sensing, or atmospheric or ocean sciences) , or M.S. with 2+ years experience
• Programming experiences in C/C++ and/or Fortran
• Experience with HDF and other remote sensing data format
• 3 years or more development in Linux/Unix environment
• Excellent communication skills (both written, oral) and interpersonal skills working with internal and external customers
• USA Permanent Resident or USA Citizen

Desired:
• Programming experience or familiarity with IDL, Python
• Experience in a civilian government contracting environment

US Citizenship or Permanent Residence Required

Team 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.

Team 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:

Annual Leave/Sick Leave
Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
Life and AD&D
Health Savings Account
Flexible Spending Accounts
Vacation Time, Sick Leave, and Paid Holidays
401K Plans with Company Matching, Immediate vesting
Performance Bonuses
Tuition Reimbursement
Swag Bags
Military and Family Emergency Leave
In-house Seminars/Workshops/Classes
Direct Deposit Payroll
Voluntary Income Replacement
Legal Insurance
Pet Insurance