Jacobs JSEG Space Systems Software Engineer (AS0003MG) in Huntsville, Alabama

JSEG Space Systems Software Engineer (AS0003MG)

Description

The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) is looking for an individual to support one of the major projects at Marshall Space Flight Center. This project is a part of the Environmental Control and Life Support System supporting the Software Development Team. The ideal candidate will have a well-established background in object-oriented design and development methodology, particularly C and C. The position requires a solid understanding of software development, test, and verification disciplines.

The selected applicant will work on a customer / contractor integrated team to:

  • Develop and update software code

  • Update and understand specific calculations pertaining to the project

  • Perform software maintenance

  • Review system and derived requirements

  • Create/Modify UML diagrams of detailed software designs

  • Perform software integration and unit test activities

  • Conduct and participate in design and code reviews

  • Update Software Design Documentation

  • Produce weekly and monthly status reports of progress in assigned areas

The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally within a framework of strong leadership, competitive compensation, and rewarding career paths. Come join our team on the Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations!

The selected applicant will work on a customer / contractor integrated team to:Develop and update software codeUpdate and understand specific calculations pertaining to the projectPerform software maintenanceReview system and derived requirementsCreate/Modify UML diagrams of detailed software designsPerform software integration and unit test activitiesConduct and participate in design and code reviewsUpdate Software Design DocumentationProduce weekly and monthly status reports of progress in assigned areasThe Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally within a framework of strong leadership, competitive compensation, and rewarding career paths. Come join our team on the Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations!

Qualifications

Degree in Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited university is required.Typically, educational requirements are the equivalent of a minimum of a Masters with at least 3 years of experience, or BS with at least 5 years of experience.

The candidate should be experienced in the following:

  • Embedded applications

  • Software Development

  • Excellent communication, team interaction, collaboration and problem solving skills

  • Leading or participating in small teams in agile software development processes

  • Software integration in a lab environment

  • Change request systems, and the use of formal configuration management tools

  • Exposure to tools such as Git, Eclipse, and Subversion

Highly Desired skills and experience:

  • LabVIEW

  • Understanding of Proportional-Integral-derivative controller (PID) control loops and coefficients for motor control

  • Experience in both Hardware-in-the-loop and Software-in-the-loop environments

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%). Requires travel in the domestic USA (<15%).

Physical Requirements

Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).

Equipment and Machines

Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).

Attendance

Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.

Other Essential Functions

The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.

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Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

Req ID: AS0003MG