Jacobs Associate Software Engineer in Severn, Maryland
Associate Software Engineer
Candidate would join the development team for the Tracking and Communications Group. This group develops specialized tracking devices and communications products for government, military, and commercial customers. The person in this role would develop software including web-based GUIs, Windows GUIs, and mobile applications to interact with and display data from our tracking devices.
-Conducts research in design, development, testing and utilization of electronic data processing software.
-Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
-Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software.
-Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems.
-Ensures software standards are met.
-Analyzes user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.
Confers with systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others to design system and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces.
-Designs, develops and modifies software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcomes and consequences of design.
-Coordinates software system installations and monitors equipment functioning to ensure specifications are met.
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science.
-Experience programming in C/C /C# or Java - Works well as a part of a team.
-Good problem solving skills.
-Basic skills in Microsoft Office software products.
-Good writing, communication, and interpersonal skills.
-Works on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative.
-Develops solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope following detailed instructions.
-Work is closely supervised.
- High school with 6-8 years of experience; or Bachelor's (or equivalent) with 0-2 yrs of experience.
-Experience in developing graphical user interfaces, including web-based applications.
-Experience with databases such as MSSQL, SQLite, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, etc.
-Experience designing and implementing RESTful JSON-based APIs.
-Experience with multiple operating systems (in particular Windows and various flavors of Linux).
-Experience in server and/or client-side unit testing.
-Experience in designing and conducting Usability Tests.
Clearance Requirement :
This position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. Clearance processing will be completed by the U.S. Government. Factors considered for a U.S. Government Security Clearance include but are not limited:
-U.S. Citizenship (Required)
-Favorable Criminal History Check
-Abuse/Illegal Drug Use
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. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language .
Primary Location United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1
Job Type Experienced
Req ID: RAP000024