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Jacobs Software Engineer - Lunar Systems in Houston, Texas

Software Engineer - Lunar Systems

Description

Are you passionate about human spaceexploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with adynamic and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we needyou!

We need your commitment, teamwork,and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over theglobe. We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds tohelp us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality oflife of people around the world. We are excited about what we do, and weneed you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deepspace exploration. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutionsprovider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States.

We have the unique and significantrole to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC), to be part of everyhuman spaceflight program – the International Space Station (ISS), NASA’s Orionspacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, theorbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back andforth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep spaceexploration. From critical systems onthe ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanceddevelopment for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of thefoundation for Gateway.

We also partner with NASA at JSC,the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samplesreturned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbitaldebris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of theorigins of our solar system.

We need you to be a part of ourteam!

We are currently in need of a Software Engineer - Lunar Systems tojoin our team. Do you have the following skills?

As a Software Engineer - Lunar Systems you will:

  • Design and implement software for design,development, test, and certification of a lunar soil analysis system.

  • Gather and analyze requirements.

  • Design and develop data acquisition systemsfor test rigs.

  • Test and debug software issues.

  • Coordinate test activities and requirementswith NASA test facilities.

  • Support test setup and execution.

  • Develop testing and operations documentation.

  • Coordinate software development with otherdisciplines.

  • Participate in multi-disciplinary technicalreviews.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

Requisition Qualifications:

This position hasbeen posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate's experience,requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates atany level for which this position has been advertise

  • BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineeringschool.

  • Experience with data acquisition and processing.

  • Experience with NI LabVIEW for system control, system test, data storageand analysis.

  • Experience with C/C coding in a Linux environment.

  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python.

Requisition Preferences:

  • Familiarity with NASA/JSC organizations,processes, and procedures.

  • Prior experience with spaceflight systemdevelopment.

  • Experience with robotic systems.

  • Experience with system interface requirements.

  • Experience with common communicationprotocols (RS232, RS422/485, 1553, USB).

  • Knowledge of web application frameworks suchas ASP.NET

Why Workfor Jacobs?

Click on the below links to view just a small sample of allthat we do! Come join our team and be part of our future. We lookforward to seeing you!

SeeWhat We Do

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In addition to exciting careeropportunities we also have:

  • Excellent personal and professional career growth

  • 9/80 work schedule (every other Friday off)

  • Onsite cafeteria (breakfast & lunch)

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package (medical, dental & vision)

  • 401(k)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Much, much more!

Formore information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson SpaceCenter, please visitwww.wehavespaceforyou.com

  • Mustbe a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government backgroundinvestigation.

  • Managementhas the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has beenadvertised.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Generally an office environment, butcan involve inside or outside work depending on task.

Physical Requirements

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90% of time). Mayrequire lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs (5% of time).

Equipment and Machines

Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).

Attendance

Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical.Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peakperiods and surge requirements when required.

Other Essential Functions

Must be able to work in a team atmosphere. Must put forward a professionalbehavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose asafety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

Job Aerospace

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston-20331-ESCG

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: AER0004RY

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