Software Engineer (AWIPS) with Security Clearance
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: September 24, 2019
Title: Software Engineer (AWIPS) Minimum Clearance: Ability to
obtain a Public Trust Clearance Citizenship: US Citizenship is
required (NO SPONSORSHIP) Location: Silver Spring, MD ---The
Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System (AWIPS) is used by
the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/National
Weather Service (NOAA/NWS) to ingest, analyze and disseminate
operational weather data. AWIPS is a complex system consisting of a
nationwide network of approximately 135 data collection and
processing sites that generate essential watches, warning and
advisories as well as other weather, water, and climate-related
information products. ---Responsibilities: Support software
operations and maintenance activities.
Maintenance activities including the identification and permanent
correction of problems or defects in operational software,
implementation of enhancements or modifications
Systematic inspection and correction of potential failures or
degradation of service levels either before they occur or before
they develop into major defects
Conducting tests, collecting measurements, observing performance,
and analyzing historical problem trends specifically to prevent
faults from reoccurring
Supporting Operations Help Desk service restoration providing
assessment support, root cause analysis, and problem resolution
Updating Software documentation for each software release as
Updating of internal program processes and documentation as needed
for new releases and improvements
Supporting meetings and reviews as requested to meet customer
--- Required Skills: 6 years with a BS/BA in Computer Science,
Engineering, Science, Information Technology or Mathematics, or 4
years and a MS/MA in Computer Science, Engineering, Science,
Information Technology or Mathematics.
Extensive experience developing and maintaining complex
applications environment using C/C++.
Experience working in an Agile Development environment
Experience developing C/C++ code in and for a Redhat Enterprise
Experience developing Java code in an SOA
Experience writing code which interacts with RDBMS, with PostgreSQL
Ability to apply advanced technical principles, theories, and
concepts and contribute to the enhancement of new principles,
concepts, standards, test procedures, etc.
Demonstrated ability to work on unusually complex technical
problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and
Experience in evaluating new techniques, developing solutions and
guiding the direction of the software activities.
Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must
Desired Skills: Some experience working with Java in a Red Hat
Enterprise Linux environment.
Experience with system administration in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux
environment, especially with sendmail or equivalent.
Experience with working in code utilizing network socket/TCPIP
--- CSE offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits
package, including medical, dental, life, disability, 401k, and
paid time off. CSE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a
culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender
identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
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