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Software Engineer
Title:Software Engineer
Division:Space Ground System Solutions
Location:Washington, DC

Space Ground System Solutions has an immediate full-time opening for a software engineer to test embedded software for a space-based robotics program being developed at a customer site located in Washington, D.C.


Minimum/General Experience:

  • New graduates to five (5) years’ experience with classroom or professional experience developing and/or testing embedded software.


Qualifications (Professional or Classroom Experience):


  • Experience developing and testing embedded software applications using C/C++
  • Experience developing and testing embedded software for robotics systems
  • Experience developing Python scripts
  • Experience using software configuration management tools such as Git.
  • Experience performing software unit testing, software/hardware integration, and/or software qualification testing
  • Experience with Linux and/or VxWorks operating systems.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong desire to work in the space robotics industry developing and testing software applications.



  • Define test case and develop Python scripts to test space-based robotics flight software.
  • Support all levels of flight software testing including unit testing, software/hardware integration and, and qualification testing.
  • Troubleshoot and report software anomalies
  • Participate in peer reviews of test cases and scripts
  • Support software, hardware and system-level integration & test activities
  • Work in a small-team environment that includes a variety of engineering disciplines (e.g. System, Electrical, Mechanical, Robotics, Thermal, Software etc.)

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science/Engineering or Software Engineering from an accredited university or equivalent combination of formal education and experience.


Security Clearance:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must meet eligibility requirements associated with obtaining an active SECRET clearance
  • Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements associated with access to classified information.


If this position requires a government clearance, the applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for accessing classified information.


If you require an accommodation to complete this application, please contact the Operations Coordinator at 719-219-7472 or


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