Geocent

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Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Job ID 
2017-3785
Job Locations 
US-AL-Huntsville
Category 
Engineering

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Overview

Geocent’s Engineering Service Sector offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Space and Missile Defense Industry. Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company's culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in concept development and develop prototypes.
  • Develop and document software requirements. Developing requirements will entail reviewing and understanding higher level specs and interfacing with stakeholders.
  • Develop and document software designs and present them at design reviews.
  • Develop software code to implement the design and meet requirements.
  • Integrate the software into applications.
  • Unit and integration test the developed software, and resolve identified defects and issues.
  • Develop user documentation.
  • Respond to defects identified by formal test.
  • Participate is user evaluations of software in development and evaluate and respond to feedback.
  • Participate in project status meetings and provide status.
  • Perform sustainment on existing applications, correcting defects, adding features, and resolving code security vulnerabilities.

Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in computer science, information systems, engineering, business, or other related field
    Minimum of seven years of applicable progressively complex software design engineering experience (total of 15 years of related experience required if no degree)

  • Knowledge of desktop applications such as word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs
    Working knowledge of current operating systems and programming languages

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a public trust clearance

    * Due to the nature of work we perform for the US Government, US Citizenship is required

  • Preferred Qualifications

    • Good analytical and creative problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of software
    • Experience working on a large distributed system
    • Experience with .NET, C#, Visual Studio and Windows programming
    • Experience with C/C++ and Linux programming
    • Experience with client-server applications, windows development and large system support
    • Experience with SQL and a relational database, preferably SQL Server and/or Oracle
    • Experience with a Software Configuration Management (SWCM) tool, ClearCase preferred
    • Working knowledge of web based applications involving HTML, CSS, JavaScript
    • Experience working in an agile environment (e.g., scrum, Kanban)