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Space-Surveillance Software Developer
Job CategoryMA - Software Engineering and/or Development
Clearance LevelSecret
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code17:BC-D9-017
Job Description

Solidus is searching for a Space-Surveillance Software Developer.

The Engineer will be responsible, with other team members, for supporting the maintenance and enhancement of a sizeable body of space-surveillance software. Functional areas of software engineering include a satellite and sensor database, information distribution, object visibility processing, tasking management, scheduling, profile generation, user interfaces, analysis tools, and infrastructure.

Duties include the following:

- Timely provision of high-priority software support
- Routine software problem reporting, investigation, assessment, resolution, and testing
- Support of software installations and system checkout prior to delivering new releases
- Design, code and test software enhancements as required for greater efficiency and reliability
- Contribute to planning and upgrading of overall software architecture
- Frequent monitoring of installed systems to insure reliable performance

- US Citizen and an Active Secret Security Clearance
- MS plus 3 years minimum experience, or BS plus 5 years minimum experience
- At least 5 years of software engineering experience in Linux platforms for either radar systems, optical trackers, space surveillance applications, scientific database installations or similar environments
- Strong background in the following languages:  C/C++, Perl, SQL, JAVA
- High level of productivity and responsiveness, especially for time-critical requirements
- Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle
- Must be a team oriented and have good communications skills
- Familiarity with Oracle database products, software configuration management tools and with FORTRAN is desirable

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