NASA Software Engineer Principal

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Hampton, VA, USA
  • May 07, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to support our LITES II team at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA on the Center Automation Team.


Position Description:

  • Interface with business users and key stakeholders to evaluate business processes and develop functional and technical system requirements
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with business users, project managers and other stakeholders to achieve required solutions
  • Assist with user requirements and design
  • Develop, configure, and test software to meet the requirements
  • Analyze, design and develop tests
  • Test software development methodology in an agile environment
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms
  • Support various application development initiatives
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement - Work alongside team members to elevate technology and consistently apply best practices
  • Provide regular reporting to Project/Task Managers
  • Excellent at verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-driven will minimal supervision while demonstrating initiative and vision
  • Proficient in Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Angular
  • Maintain proficiency in software as a service (SaaS) platforms, i.e., ServiceNow


Education and Expereicne: 

  • Bachelors and ten (10) years or more experience or 15 years related experience


Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and 10+ years experience using source Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Angular for software application development
  • Experience developing software applications – both front-end and back-end
  • Experience with software testing and developing test checklists
  • Experience interfacing with customers to develop and document system requirements
  • Capable of delivering on multiple competing priorities with little supervision
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Java, AJAX, Bootstrap
  • Familiarity in utilizing software version control system (ie. GIT)


Desired Skills:

  • Experience with ServiceNow
  • Familiarity with Scrum/Agile development methodologies


Clearance Requirement:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain Public Trust security clearance