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*filled* Back-End Web Developer at Jet Propulsion Laboratory (CA)



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Skills: python C JSON GIT Unix Cloudwatch

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 Back-End Developer on the DSIO program at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, CA.

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.

Job Description:
Raytheon Pasadena is looking for a Back-End Developer with DevOps experience who are comfortable in software development, delivery, and processing. Successful candidate will have the opportunity to support exciting projects for our JPL/NASA customer.

Required Skills:
· Advanced skill is Python is a must. Experience with C/C++, Java etc is also will be helpful. Experience with Data Science is a plus.
· Strong in JSON
· Good understanding of REST APIs
· Strong Experience in version control, specially GIT
· Strong in Unix, specially Linux: System Administration, Shell Scripting etc
· Experience with AWS:
o EC2
o S3
o Lamda/SNS
o Cloudwatch
o Auto Scaling Groups
· Strong experience with ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
· Experience with Docker
· Experience with Continuous Integration with Jenkins
· Experience with RabbitMQ, Redis, Puppet etc.
· Good understanding of Network Protocols
· Database design and implementation
· Slackbot

Desired Skills:
· Familiarity with Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL)
· Familiarity with InSAR Scientific Computing Environment (ISCE), Generic InSAR Analysis Toolbox (GIAnT) etc
· Extensive understanding and wide application of advanced principles, theories, concepts and techniques in systems engineering, software architecture, network architecture, virtualization technologies, and cloud computing resulting in contributions to the development of new theories and methods
· Ability to complete detailed, accurate work under time pressure
· Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work in a team environment

The candidate will be required to work in Pasadena CA

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline with a minimum of 6 years of related experience.
Red Canyon Engineering and Software: “Exploring Other Planets, Improving our Own”

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.