Software Engineer in Sterling, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Sterling, VA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Location: Dulles, VA

Software Engineer

ACTIVE US Government Security Clearance Preferred

Job Description:
Join a growing software application development team with broad opportunities. You will be an active contributor to the design, development, test and support of multiple ground software applications. Multiple positions are available. Possible application areas include Satellite Command and Control, Mission Planning, Space Situational Awareness and Visualization.

Basic Qualifications:
• 2 Years of experience with a BS in Computer Science, or similar degree; or 0 years with a Masters degree

• Full software development life cycle experience

• C++ and/or Python programming experience

• Software development experience in Windows and Linux environments

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience / skills in several of the following :

• UI development, preferably with Qt and/or Qt for Python

• 3D graphics development, using OpenSceneGraph or OpenGL

• System knowledge in one or more of the following domains: Spacecraft Command & Control, Mission Planning, Space Situational Awareness and Visualization

• Agile development methodology, specifically Scrum, using Jira

• SQL application programming (PostgreSQL)

• Usage and configuration of DevOps/CI/CD technologies (Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, etc.)

 This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.