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Serve on the forefront of our nation’s access to space and defen

Ready to launch your career?  RGNext operates, maintains, and sustains mission-critical systems to provide safe and effective launch, testing, and tracking of Department of Defense, civil, commercial and international space lift vehicles.  

We support ballistic missile, guided weapon and aeronautical tests and evaluations as well as support space situational awareness operations and experiments to defend the United States to ensure our nation’s safety. Our employees serve on the forefront of global defense and space operations. We offer our team of experienced, professional employees an environment of challenging, stimulating and personally and professionally rewarding career opportunities. 

Essential Functions

  • Capable of providing leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel
  • Organizes and monitors technical development activities to meet performance goals as well as schedule while providing guidance and management to the other software engineers working the project
  • Serves as the primary interface for project information to internal management and the customers
  • Provides feedback and reports to management on the status and availability of software and hardware to ensure proper functioning
  • Designs, develops, tests, troubleshoots and analyzes software programs and firmware for new and existing systems
  • Develops documentation of new or existing program, as required
  • Works with customer(s) to define requirements and provide support
  • Conducts/supports Level 1, 2, and 3 testing to qualify systems for Range operations
  • Supports the efforts of all technical support personnel for assigned projects
  • Ability to lead technical proposals as well as deficiency analyses, and software maintenance release efforts including estimating, planning, and scheduling

Required Skills

  • Ability to quickly grasp the “big picture,” identify critical project/system areas based on key stakeholders’ needs and assist in planning a project to effectively address those needs
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of software
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work within a dynamic, fast paced environment with time constraints
  • Effective communication skills with demonstrated capability to brief project information to management and customers

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems, or related field
  • Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in Software Engineering and operating systems programming
  • Experience working with Windows and Linux (RedHat and GNU) based computer systems and components
  • Experience working with software design principles
  • Experience working with computer hardware
  • Experience with ER Weather systems is desired

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • The ability to lift 30 lbs.
  • Some travel may be required (less than 10%)
  • Current Security+ or other DoD 8570 Certification or ability to obtain certification within six (6) months of start date
  • The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project or mission requirements
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License required
  • This position is assigned to Patrick Space Force Base, FL
  • Temporary telecommuting available

What We Offer

  • Everyday Wellness: Access to on-base facilities which may include: fitness centers, pool, bowling alley, recreational facilities, beach access and restaurants.
  • Financial Opportunities: 401k savings program with company match and vesting on day one, retail and merchant employee discount programs, life insurance, business travel insurance and more.
  • Work/Life Balance:  Tuition reimbursement programs and flexible schedules.
  • Equal Opportunity: Commitment to diversity and strategic partnerships.

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