Genex Systems, LLC Senior Software Engineer in Maryland

Genex Systems is looking for a talented software engineer to work on the EED-2 (EOSDIS Evolution and Development) team which supports NASA in its mission to provide scientists and other users access to data from NASA's Earth science missions. As a member of the EED-2 team, software engineers will build innovative tools allowing scientists and students alike to discover, transform, update and improve the quality of earth science data in the pursuit of solving a wide range of environmental and socio-economic issues. Specifically, this opening is for a software engineer on EED-2's Common Metadata Repository (CMR) team. The CMR is an AWS hosted scalable repository for 300M earth science metadata records from around the world. It receives approximately 1.5M queries per week and is envied for its speed and reliability. The CMR team is an established and high performing agile team working in the Scaled Agile Framework methodology.Primary Responsibilities:Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle from user story generation, through design, development, automated testing and operational supportDevelop new feature ideas to meet the ever evolving needs of our end-usersContinually help the team grow by sharing new ideas and industry best practices Suggest improvements to processes and tools to help the team be more efficientRequired Skills:10+ years of experience as a Software Engineer 4+ years of experience using ClojureAbility to work as a member of small team using the Scrum methodologyDegree in a technical major, such as Computer Science or Engineering Firm commitment to automated testing and continuous integrationProponent of continuous improvement and willingness to bring new ideas to the teamDesired Skills:Experience with ElasticsearchExperience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)Experience with Geographic information systems (GIS)Experience with the Atlassian tool suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo)Experience with Ruby on RailsExperience developing on MacOS X and deploying to Red Hat Enterprise LinuxExperience presenting at technical conferencesU.S. citizenship is required. All candidates must be able to pass a National Agency Clearance with Inquires (NACI) screeningEEO/AAP/W/M/D/V