Job Title: DevOps Engineer / Software Developer

Job ID#: #357

Job Description:

Omitron is seeking a highly qualified candidate to fulfill a full-time position as a DevOps Engineer / Software Developer to support NASA’s FDSS-III Contract.

You will work with a friendly, motivated team driven to continuously improve our knowledge, workflows, and processes. Our Development Team is tightly integrated with the system operators who provide direct feedback, with the impact of your development getting seen immediately. You must collaborate with engineers, operators, analysts, and other system administrators to identify short-term and long-term needs and solutions. The ideal candidate will possess strong code review, interpersonal, and communications skills.

Specific areas of support will include:

  • Developing and maintaining operational systems that meets multiple customer requirements
  • Determining and analyzing requirements and levels of effort to address complex problems
  • Performing code and system reviews/audits
  • Creating test plans and performing functional system testing and integration
  • Troubleshooting system issues on a real-time operational system
  • Developing, selecting, tailoring and deploying system processes, tools and metrics
  • Improving operations by introducing system enhancements and recommending changes to operational policies and procedures

US citizenship required. EEO/AA

For compliance with new Executive Order 14042 regarding Government Contractors, you will be required to provide documentation of Full Coronavirus Vaccination Status to Omitron, and to the designated personnel of the subcontracting, contracting and/or federal officials.

Required Skills:

  • A drive for continuous improvement
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a fast-paced team
  • Experience with AWS Cloud services, including cost optimization
  • Experience building architecture and configuration as code
  • Familiarity with scripting and automation (languages vary – Python, Javascript, C#, etc.)
  • Familiarity with containerization, kubernetes, and micro-processes
  • Familiarity with automated system monitoring and load balancing
  • Experience with Windows and Linux OS, networking, and security
  • Knowledge of the Agile development lifecycle

Desired Skills:

  • AWS DevOps or SysOps certifications
  • Familiarity with parallel programming techniques, such as multiprocessing, multithreading, etc.
  • Experience with flight dynamics ground systems development
  • Prior systems or network administration experience on a DOD, USAF, USSF, or NASA mission
  • Experience with fault-tolerant infrastructure/resilient software design
  • Proficient in software debugging/profiling
  • Analytical problem solving skills

Required Experience:

3-5 years serving as an individual contributor

Required Degree:

BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics, Math, or a related technical degree

Job Location:

Greenbelt, MD (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)

Security Clearance Requirements:

No security clearance is required

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. E-Verify Participation.