Senior Software Systems Engineer
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Posted by: Aerospace Corporation on Nov 27, 2017


Location:

El Segundo, CA

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 32541 
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)  
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation.  A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration - to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves.  When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators.  Are you ready to launch your career?
Responsibilities
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
The Aerospace Corporation is seeking applicants interested in building leading edge software products and systems. The qualified candidate will become part of the Applied Computer Systems Department.
KEY FUNCTIONS
Independently evaluates, selects, and applies engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Assignments typically have specified objectives. Contacts are primarily internal, with infrequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts on routine matters. Works on complex computer science solutions, develop scalable and distributed software systems which requires research, awareness, and interactivity. Quickly learns new technical skills to tackle some of technology's greatest challenges.

Qualifications
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field(s) from a recognized institution. Strong written and oral communication skills. Present project updates to management in order to ensure that project development remains aligned with managements vision. Must work well in a team environment. Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in interdisciplinary teams. Demonstrated flexibility and ability to adapt to changing organizational need.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
5 or more years of increasing responsiblities in software design, development and/or architecture. Experience in building systems using at least two different languages: Java, Scala, Python, C++ and other programming languages. Design of highly scalable web services and distributed systems. Experience with web interfaces using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Knowledge of Unix/Linux Operating Systems. This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance, which is issued by the U.S. government. U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Master's degree (or higher) in a technically related field, and may be substituted in lieu of up to two years of experience in applicable skill areas. Background in object-oriented design and development, and fundamentals in data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis. Experience with NoSQL databases, search engines.

Transcript Requirement
Transcripts are required for this position.

 
Additional Requisition Details
System Job Title : MEMBR-TCH STF SR  
Clearance Requirement: Secret 
Access: None  
Polygraph: None  
Relocation Available:  Yes  
Employment Type: Regular  
Work Schedule: Full Time  
 
Company Statement
The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.
From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.
 
Equal Opportunity Commitment
The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.
You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement , as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

HR. Website URL:

https://careers.aerospace.org/go/View-All-Jobs/2443100

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About The Aerospace Corporation

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation.  A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you’ll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration – to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves.  When you join our team, you’ll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators.  Are you ready to launch your career?   The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status. Visit our website to review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

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