Job Title: Associate Software Developer

Job ID: #451

Job Description:

Omitron is seeking an Associate Software Developer to support the design, development, integration, and implementation of Ground software for spacecraft and instruments in support of our Software Engineering Services contract at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, Maryland.

Candidate will support development and system testing prior to major releases, generate documentation, support customer meetings, attending weekly developers meeting, participating in configuration management and requirements management activities, completing mandatory training, preparing status reports, attending product demonstrations, updating development environments to comply with Agency and/or GSFC IT Security requirements. The qualified applicant will provide software development support for the Goddard Mission Services Evolution Center (GMSEC). Candidate will support the development of the GMSEC in-house components for Earth Science Mission Operations (ESMO), Space Science Mission Operations (SSMO), and the Air Force at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, Maryland. Hybrid work may be permitted.


BS in Computer Science, Computer Architecture or related Engineering disciplines

  • Minimum of 1 years of relevant work experience to include experience developing in C/C++, Javascript, and/or Python
  • Good knowledge of the software development processes
  • Good knowledge of MySQL, PostgreSQL, and/or Oracle databases
  • Good knowledge of XML
  • Good knowledge of Web service interface
  • Graphical user interface design and implementation experience
  • Knowledge of Perl helpful but not required
  • Experience working with JNI (Java Native Interface) desired
  • Proficient knowledge of shell scripting language and Linux operating system
  • Proficiency with an integrated development environment (IDE) such as Eclipse or NetBeans
  • Knowledge of the systems engineering processes helpful
  • Experience in software development lab and associated integration and test environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a diverse team.

Citizenship and Security Clearance Requirements:

Must be a US Citizen and be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a National Agency Check (NAC) security badge to enter the applicable government facility.

Company Overview:

Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business firm headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with a field office located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 1984 Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military aerospace programs.

Omitron recognizes that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our goal is to select highly qualified and motivated individuals and provide them an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture engineering and business objectives. Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and excellent career growth opportunities. We welcome talented professionals who wish to take advantage of the opportunities we offer. Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities and veterans to apply.