Chenega Corporation Software Engineer in Gaithersburg, Maryland
The Software Engineer will support a system in sustainment for defect debugging and resolution, COTS/FOSS upgrades and general maintenance releases. This includes support of NGA RFC implementation of a new data type which requires updates to data ingest/parsing/cataloguing software in support of NGA exploitation requirements.
Design, build, test software upgrades and modifications.
Develop information systems by studying operations.
Design, develop, and install software solutions.
Support and develop with other members of the software team.
Research, design, develop, and/or modify enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.
Plan system and development deployment and meet software compliance standards.
Support the following programming languages and systems: C++, JAVA, Solaris, and SQL.
Evaluate interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of overall system.
Document testing and maintenance of system corrections.
Support, execute, and validate applications transition and perform support capabilities.
Implement COTS and other third party product updates.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree and 4+ years relevant experience OR
Associate degree and 6+ years relevant experience OR
8+ years relevant experience in lieu of degrees
Software engineering and development skills in multiple software languages used on the program
Languages used on various systems include C++, JAVA, and Solaris
Experience with Linux and/or Windows OS (scripting, command line)
Troubleshooting and problem solving skills with the use of debuggers
TS/SCI clearance required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Software development and engineering skills in multiple software languages.
Desired experience with COTS/FOSS upgrades.
Defect debugging and resolution experience.
Ability to learn, understand, and apply new technologies.
Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities is required.
Must possess strong problem solving and fault isolation skill sets.
Knowledge of the customer’s processes and procedures.
Knowledge of the customer’s production systems a plus.
Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Ability to function as a team member and independently.