Jacobs Software Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Software Engineer

Description

The JSEG Software Development department is looking for a Software Engineer to support Science and Technology projects at Marshall Space Flight Center. The ideal candidate will have an established background in object-oriented design and development methodology, particularly C and C and UML modeling techniques. 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

  • 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!

To learn more about:

JSEG, visit http://YesWeAreRocketScientists.com

The Huntsville area, visit http://www.Huntsville.org/

Qualifications

Degree in Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited university is required.Typically, educational requirements are the equivalent of a Ph.D. with a minimum 4 years of experience; Masters with at least 8 years of experience, or a BS with at least 10 years of experience.

The candidate should be experienced in the following:

  • Embedded applications

  • LabVIEW

  • 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 (Both Hardware-in-the-loop and Software-in-the-loop environments)

  • Understanding of PID control loops and coefficients for motor control

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

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

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.

#ESSSA

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: AS0003IW