[FoRK] Bay Area FoRKs (Need a job?)

Elias Sinderson elias at cse.ucsc.edu
Fri Aug 6 07:32:00 PDT 2004

Hey now,

We're looking for someone special* to help us develop a component 
framework that will become the foundation for the next generation of 
NASAs mission operations systems. Since you're all such a sharp set of 
FoRKs, I thought I'd put this out there and see if anyone was 
interested. This is a multi year project, with our first operational 
customers being the 2009 Mars Science Lander mission, and a fantastic 
career opportunity for the right person. If you have any questions or 
want to apply, respond to me directly...


* Job Description:
NASA Ames Research Center is seeking a Senior Engineer to join a new 
project developing Mission Control Technologies. The team is based at 
Moffett Field, California with travel to/from Pasadena, California., The 
Senior Engineer will lead a team of engineers in designing and 
developing frameworks that form the foundation for building future NASA 
mission systems from cooperating live components that provide a 
seamless, flexible and consistent environment for conducting science and 
engineering operations., Candidate should be highly proficient in Java, 
C++ and Linux as well as having a strong background in systems 
technologies: systems design, object and component technologies, 
distributed computing, collaboration technologies and storage systems. , 
Candidate should be confident in leading and coaching a team of 
engineers and have a good working knowledge of the SQE/SQA process., 
Lead Engineer will be working closely with his/her systems engineering 
counterparts at the Jet Propulsion laboratory in Pasadena, California., 
Candidate should have experience in a high-paced and innovative 
development environment., MUST BE a US Citizen or Resident Alien (green 
card holder)., JOB LOCATION: NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, 

Master's Degree in Computer Science with at least 8 years of experience.

Required Skills:
- Operating Systems: Linux, Windows, Mac OS
- Languages and Object Concepts: Knowledge of Smalltalk and related 
concepts, extensive knowledge and experience in Java; working knowledge 
of frameworks, objects and components, Java and C++
- Must have experience leading teams of five or more programmers
- Experience in mission critical software development projects, working 
with multi-disciplinary teams, including architects and human interface 
- Must have excellent communication skills (written, oral and verbal)
- Must work well in a laboratory environment interfacing with team 
members and the customer

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