Computing That Serves

Engineer - Software (Network)

Type of Position: 

Full-Time Placement

Application Deadline: 

Friday, March 30, 2018

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Job Description: 

Software Engineer

The Space Dynamics Laboratory (SDL) is seeking applicants for a mid-level software engineer to test and validate networking equipment software. The selected candidate will help develop, and continually improve, regression and acceptance tests, including automated tests. Automated tests will include work with scripting languages in support of managing network equipment, the device under test, test equipment, and servers (Linux & Windows). The selected candidate will also assist in the development of use cases and test strategies to demonstrate compliance with the requirements and product release schedules.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, or related field
  • Strong computing background in designing, developing, and executing test plans and procedures
  • Experience with bug reporting/tracking, software test processes, and automated/scripted testing
  • Experience in software testing and programming
  • Experience with Linux OS
  • Must be able to work effectively both independently and as a team member
  • Good communications skills, both written and verbal  
  • Must have or be able to obtain a DoD security clearance
  • Must be a US citizen
  • Some travel may be required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of C++ and Java software development experience
  • Experience with some of the following: Git, Redmine, Perl, Bash, Expect, Python, TCL
  • Networking protocols
  • SQL programing
  • Hardware interfaces and embedded coding
  • Current SSBI Clearance

About SDL: SDL, a nonprofit unit of the Utah State University Research Foundation, has been solving the technical challenges faced by the military, science community, and industry since 1959. SDL offers flexible work schedules and competitive salaries and benefits. As a University Affiliated Research Center (UARC), SDL also offers unique benefits, such as company contribution of 14.2% of annual gross earnings for retirement for exempt staff and discounted USU tuition of 50% for employees and dependents.

Company Info

Company Name: 

Space Dynamics Lab

Company Location: 

Logan, UT

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Contact Information

Contact Name: 

Paula Eliason

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Other Accepted Majors: 

Information Systems
Information Technology

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Desired Graduation Date Range: 

February, 2018 to February, 2019