GD110 Software Developer/Engineer

Come see your career take flight at NASA !

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center nestled in the Maryland suburbs of Greenbelt is just 30 minutes from the heartbeat of America – Washington, D.C. Now you can have it all, the nightlife, museums, great food and theater. Work in a place that pushes the envelope of science every day, yet spy a deer or a Canadian goose as you stroll the grounds of Goddard during lunch.

This position requires a motivated and capable developer/engineer to provide support for the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC) in Greenbelt MD, to facilitate researchers and other users in their acquisition and use of NASA earth data products and web services. These data products include legacy, current and future NASA Earth Science mission data (satellite and modeling), as well as data from external projects provided by principal investigators in a wide ranging discipline: Atmospheric Composition, Climate, and Water Energy Cycle data with significant societal benefits. Engineers and developers will typically work with a team of experts in Earth Sciences as subject matter experts. Additional information about our data center can be found at the NASA GES DISC web portal (http://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/).  

ADNET Systems Inc is looking for Software Developer/Engineer to support our work at the GES DISC. The Developer responsibilities for this project requires Full Stack Engineering in a Development and Operations DevOps software integration responsibilities working with team members performing multiple roles in data informatics and Software Engineering. Experience with lifecycle software development, testing, compilation, integration, install & configuration within a Linux based OS running on premises, hybrid, or cloud native (AWS) environments will be key.  The ADNET team is involved in supporting the archiving and distribution of Earth Science data from NASA Earth Science missions, development of online discovery and analysis applications (https://giovanni.gsfc.nasa.gov).

The Developer will be working with both new and legacy systems based on Perl/Linux as well as containerized applications using python, Node.js, AnguarlJS, MongoDB, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Developer will have technical development responsibilities and help with planning, coordination and delivery of applications based on infrastructure-as-code concepts. The ideal candidate must have experience and expertise with container-based architectures (Docker, Kubernetes). As with any operational environment, we look to maximize automation where possible to increase system efficiency, so ideas and experience with automation of work flows will be desirable.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with data and service Product Owners to plan development and integration sprints
  • Deploying and validating production releases
  • Ensuring availability of the production system
  • Migrating current infrastructure to infrastructure-as-code
  • Communication with stakeholders on releases and system status
  • Coding and testing as necessary
     

Required:

  • BS in Computer Science or a related field with 3-5 years of experience
  • Solid understanding and experience with configuration management and source code management
  • Experience with Atlassian tools such as JIRA, Confluence and Git/BitBucket preferred
  • Experience with automated testing and continuous integration.
  • Experience with structured software development using any or all of the following: Python, JavaScript, AngularJS, ReactJS, Perl
  • The Developer should have a solid understanding of Linux systems
  • Passionate about the concept of infrastructure as a code (IaaC) and leverages modern tools to define, build and manage containerized infrastructure
  • Good understanding of core principles of Scrum in letter and spirit
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in working with internal and external customers
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Desired:

  • Experience performing in the role of a Scrum Master
  • Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience in a civilian government-contracting environment

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
Military and Family Emergency Leave
Paid Holidays
Swag Bags
Performance Bonuses
Medical and Dental Plans
Direct Deposit Payroll
401K Plan with Company Matching and Immediate Vesting
Tuition Reimbursement
In-house Seminars/Workshops/Classes