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Simulation Software Engineer
Title:Simulation Software Engineer
Location:Greenbelt, MD

Simulation Software Engineer

Ingenicomm, a Braxton Science & Technology Group subsidiary, seeks a Simulation Software Engineer to support our growing business. 
Ingenicomm is a leading provider of ground and range equipment and enterprise engineering services for civil and commercial aerospace programs, as well as the defense and intelligence communities.

With a strong corporate culture, Ingenicomm has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia by Virginia Business magazine for two years in a row. 

Position Overview

Ingenicomm seeks motivated individuals for Simulation Software Engineering opportunities at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Candidates will support the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite - R Series (GOES-R) science simulator and the Landsat Scalable Integrated Multi-Mission Simulation (LSIMSS). These tools are used to test the spacecraft and ground system, and also perform anomaly resolution.

Successful candidates will be highly motivated individuals comfortable working with a cross-disciplinary team in a fast-paced and challenging environment.  This position provides opportunities to work with, and create, cutting-edge aerospace technology in support of civil space programs.


BSTG Division:
  •  Ingenicomm
  •   Chantilly, VA
  • Weekly travel to Suitland, MD required
Salary :
  • Competitive, commensurable with experience and market 

Position Responsibilities 

  • Analyze, design, implement, test and document software for inclusion in high-profile satellite communications systems
  • Work closely with system engineers and project managers to deliver high-quality, reliable systems to the end customer
  • Help construct unit and system/regression level test cases
  • Participates in design/code reviews for project/product initiatives
  • Assisting in prototype and tool development
  • Support software engineering and system architecture for NASA spacecraft ground systems
  • Perform software maintenance
  • Develop custom code and enhancements in a Linux system environment
  • Understand NASA spacecraft real-time simulation requirements
  • Design and implement spacecraft simulations and real-time data communications
  • Quickly understand assignments and carry them out with moderate supervision
  • Support Peer Reviews at all phases of the development cycle to ensure successful integration with other software components
  • Communicate with engineers to resolve any data anomaly and support ad hoc requests from NASA customers and the user community

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience in Linux OS, Bash script, Java and C++
  • Well versed in Linux system and best practices
  • Experience with software development
  • Quick learner, and enjoys the challenge of learning and doing something new
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
Education and Training Required
  • A Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, mathematics or a related technical field

Required Security Clearance

  • US Citizenship is required

Years of Experience

  • Mid to senior level experience required 

Desired Qualifications, Skills, Certifications
  • Experience in Python, Javascript, JSON, Dart and/or HTML5 
  • Experience with satellite communications protocols
  • Experience with satellite ground data systems
  • Experience with the Landsat program

Ingenicomm, Inc.

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.

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For assistance completing this application, please contact the Staffing Coordinator at 719-219-7472 or

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