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*filled* Junior Software Engineer - Goddard Space Flight Center


ASAP - 9/30/2021



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Skills: 1. JIRA Confluence Bamboo AWS

Do you want to help a small company make a BIG difference in space? Do you take ownership of your job and responsibility for your actions? Then come work for Red Canyon and help us continue our mission of helping mankind reach the stars!

Red Canyon is seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, goal driven Junior Software Engineer on the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development 2 (EED-2) program for Raytheon. The work must be performed on-site at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), Maryland, or remotely.

After reading the below requirements and responsibilities, if you feel you are the perfect candidate, please email your Word formatted resume and cover letter (in the body of the email) that details how your experience and education are a perfect match for our requirements.

The EED-2 program is seeking an experienced software engineer with proven experience working in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment to onboard the existing Global Imagery Browse Service (GIBS) onto the NASA General Application Platform (NGAP) system. As a member of our GIBS in the Cloud (GitC) team, the candidate will be
be responsible for development activities requires to evolve this system that provides full resolution visual representations of NASA Earth science data in a free, open, and interoperable manner system into a cloud-based service residing on NGAP.

Job Responsibilities:
1. Support the development and sustainment of the GitC system.
2. Support the onboarding GitC into NGAP.
3. Support the automation of tasks and development of scripts.
4. Ensure industry best practices and assets are leveraged when necessary.

Required Skills:
1. 4 years of experience working with development teams using an Agile methodology (preferably SCRUM) from initial requirements through delivery and maintenance.
2. 2+ years of experience developing, deploying, and testing in AWS environment, using AWS products / services.
3. 1+ years of experience working with AWS serverless technologies
4. Experience with Agile development practices, specifically TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, and automated testing using Cucumber.
5. Ability to clearly articulate project status or operational issues to management and to the end users.
6. Proven ability to prioritize, and execute multiple concurrent project activities.
7. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
8. Energetic, self motivated, team player.

Desired Skills:
1. Experience using Java, Ruby on Rails or clojure is a plus
2. Familiarity with the Atlassian tool suite (JIRA for bug tracking, Confluence for collaboration, and preferably Bamboo for continuous integration and delivery).

• Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
• U.S. Citizen

Red Canyon contracts with NASA, NREL (National Renewable Energy Lab), DoD, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Millennium Engineering, United Launch Alliance, Harris Inc., SAIC, Lewis & Fowler, Ball Aerospace, Sierra Nevada Corporation, and Raytheon among others. We specialize in building spacecraft, developing renewable energy technologies to help make our planet a better world and cutting edge research and development. Our disciplines include systems engineering, mechanical design, structural analysis, real time flight and ground software, simulation software, user interface software, and mission management software. We help our contractors with the full life cycle of product development from requirements to test and delivery.

Some of the programs we have previously or currently worked on include: Mars 98, Odyssey 01, Stardust, Genesis and Deep Impact, Mars Phoenix, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Orion, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, GOES-R, OSIRIS-REx, Maven, JUNO, Grail, and the MarsFlight and LunarSIM Simulation. We also work on classified programs.