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Job Number:
647762
Job Category:
Aviation / Aerospace
Location:
HOUSTON, TX US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
None
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust
Description:
Leidos has an excellent opportunity for a software engineer to develop and maintain NASA Johnson Space Center’s  Mission Control Center (MCC) software for the Planning Services Team.  This position will provide software development and maintenance across the entire agile software lifecycle, in the specific area of Facility Management Services (FMS) that provides the activity automation for Mission Control.  

The applicant will work in a dynamic team environment and will be responsible for software design, implementation, testing and user support after the release of the software.  Applicant will work closely with System Engineers, System Testers, Software developers and the user community.  The candidate must possess software development experience using Javascript with Unix/Linux skills.  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written are required for customer interactions.  Strong initiative, teamwork and problem solving skills are also required. 

 
Primary responsibilities:
-    Work with System Engineering to effectively analyze user requirements in order to design and develop MCC software, making use of software development tools.
-    Develop and maintain schedules for work components
-    Develop and maintain software using the full software development agile lifecycle.
-    Provide integration testing in multiple development and testing environments.
-    Create and/or update all documentation for design, development and testing
-    Provide training and support users of delivered software
-    Work effectively in a team setting to collaborate ideas and to design, implement, and integrate software components across different systems.
 
This position requires successful completion of a government background check to access government facilities and systems.  Work cannot begin on the NASA program without a fully adjudicated security clearance.  If you are not a U.S. Citizen or Green card holder, this check could take 12 to 18 months to complete.

Qualifications:
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Typically requires BS degree or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience.
Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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