$115,000-175,000 per year
This program provides IT services throughout all aspects of the engineering process of the entire space systems arena. We are looking for a mid or senior level Software (Cloud) Developer who values exploration, discovery, efficiency, and finding resolutions to complex issues. Our team supports NASA’s Earth Science Data and Information System (ESDIS) located at the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), “home to the nation’s largest organization of scientists, engineers and technologists who build spacecraft, instruments and new technology to study Earth, the sun, our solar system and the universe.”
The ESDIS Project has the responsibility to develop, lead, monitor, leverage, and interoperate the data system activities of the overarching EOSDIS (Earth Observing System Data Information System). NASA’s Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) has been a central component of the NASA Earth observation program since the 1990s. The system supports a variety of science disciplines including land use and land cover change, radiation budget, polar, ocean and atmosphere processes, global climate change, and socio-economic applications. The EOSDIS data centers, collocated with centers of science discipline expertise, archive and distribute standard data products produced by science investigator-led processing systems. The architecture of the EOSDIS provides a platform for the publication, discovery, understanding and access to NASA’s Earth Observation resources and allows for easy integration of new datasets.
CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set level, experience and training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $115,000 – $175,000.
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- Provide software development support that will ingest and process visualization from NASA EOSDIS partners.
- Utilize AWS scripts/services to scale and deploy code.
- Participate in software requirements, code reviews, and test plan reviews
- Ensure clear and thorough code and design documentation.
- Collaborating with team members to plan, estimate, and write clear user stories / acceptance criteria, and communicate effectively on Slack, Teams, etc.
- Remote position. Candidate must be able to support East Coast time zone and occasional visits to the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD office and/or travel.
- Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or related IT field from an accredited institution.
- Experience in operational deployment, troubleshooting, and issue resolution preferable in a cloud environment (AWS, EC2, S3, DynamoDB, Lambda).
- 3-5 years’ experience with Node.js and Python backend integration
- Experience developing and executing continuous integration tests (e.g., Bamboo, Jest, Ava, Mocha)
- Demonstrated experience effectively maintaining a version-controlled code repository using modern tools (e.g., git)
- Experience developing with UNIX/Linux operating systems
- Experience with Docker / containerization software
- Good written and communication skills
- Demonstrated experience working successfully with a distributed team
- Due to the nature of the government contracts this position requires US Citizenship.
- Ability to obtain required National Agency Check (NAC) clearance
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