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Engineer, Software

Requisition Number:  13044
Contract Type:  Permanent

Manassas, VA, US Washington DC, US

Role description summary

In this organization we work on one of kind products that are used to support, optimize and leverage all the power of the multi orbit SES satellite constellation. As a member of the Software Engineering staff you are responsible for the development and support of software applications. You will also support teams specifying on premise and cloud-based infrastructure needs for real-time system operation as well as offline tools to support engineering analysis..


Extended Job Description:

Primary responsibilities / Key result areas

  • Work with an experienced team using Agile methodologies
  • Execute proof of concept testing, deployment and acceptance testing
  • Define and build APIs for a layered architecture
  • Perform peer reviews, integration testing, and validation during the software development lifecycle
  • Implement and improve development cycle and continuous integration automation software
  • Work with external vendors and internal operations staff to provide technical expertise
  • Maintain existing software, address software defects and change requests
  • Create technical documentation
  • Keep up-to-date with latest technologies
  • Communicate progress and problems to management, provide estimate.
  • Organize demo for other teams/groups or external customer.
  • Provide operational support and respond to operational issues; perform troubleshooting and help restore nominal operations; document any software development changes required



  • Customer focus
  • Problem solving
  • Self-starter
  • Oral and written communication
  • Team player
  • Analytical
  • Global cultural awareness


Qualifications & Experience


  • 4-8 years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree, 2-6 years of experience and a Master’s degree, or 1-4 years of experience and a Doctorate degree in in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field (a combination of education and experience will be considered)
  • Proficiency in programming languages including Python, Golang, C/C++, Java
  • Proficiency in object-oriented development
  • Experience implementing, and maintaining Cloud native applications
  • Proficiency with Agile methodologies and tools including Jira and Confluence
  • 10% domestic and international travel



  • Experience with Azure
  • Experience with Kafka
  • Experience with DevOps tools including: Git, Jenkins, Ansible, Docker (or equivalent)
  • Experience with SQL and NOSQL data storage technologies
  • Experience with both Linux and Windows



Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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