Job ID: ********-12463-AO Company Name: AER
AER operates as a subsidiary of Verisk Analytics. Verisk Analytics has received the Great Place to Work Certification based on an anonymous annual survey of employees. Forbes magazine named Verisk Analytics as one of America’s best employers in both 2016 and 2017 and named Verisk Analytics to its World’s Most Innovative Companies list in 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Job Description: Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) is seeking motivated software engineer(s) to work as part of an energetic team developing complex software for multiple government and commercial programs providing solutions to real-world problems related to environmental remote sensing, weather related data analytics and weather impacts on operations. The successful applicant will interact closely with scientists, product developers and engineers in an agile development process to design, develop, test, integrate and deploy software capabilities to support a diverse set of customers.
We are currently seeking two software engineers with 5+ years of experience.
The position requires both new software development and ability to adapt/extend existing code. Existing code includes C/C++ and Python.
Candidates must have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, or in the physical sciences or mathematics with a strong computer science emphasis. A successful applicant will have demonstrated the ability to develop quality software for science or engineering applications and to rapidly learn new problem domains and software technologies. Strong technical and communication skills, teamwork, and problem solving in a fast-paced R & D environment are required.
Strong C++ and/or Python programming skills and object-oriented design.
Development experience in Linux environments.
Demonstrated experience in software development of scientific, geospatial or engineering applications.
Demonstrated ability and enthusiasm for rapidly learning and applying new software technologies to complex problems.
The following are desired:
Demonstrated experience developing and deploying applications for AWS or Google Cloud
Experience with scientific libraries such as Numpy, SciPy, and Matplotlib
High performance computing and code optimization, including experience in multithreading and multiprocessing applications, and GPGPU programming
DevOps experience using technologies such as Docker, Ansible, Packer, Vagrant and Terraform
Experience developing and maintaining build systems using tools such as Gradle, Maven, Scons or Ant
Experience with continuous integration tools such as GitLab CI or Jenkins
Background in meteorology, remote sensing, physics, or other geophysical sciences
This position is open to US citizens and successful applicants must have the ability to apply for a DoDsecret level clearance.
AER employees enjoy working in a collaborative, team-oriented environment that offers an excellent wage and benefit package, advanced technologies and state-of-the-art resources. AER is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce. AER is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. As a VEVRAA federal contractor, AER welcomes priority referrals of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Education Bachelors (or equivalent work experience)
Job Type Full Time
Years of Experience 5-8 Years
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