SGT, Inc. Senior Software Engineer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

DESCRIPTION The Remote Sensing Industry and User Community is evolving rapidly. Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies (SGT), primary contractor to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (Http://eros.usgs.gov/) performing work at the Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center (Sioux Falls, SD), is looking for an energetic Senior Software Engineer to join our talented team. The essential job functions for this position include but are not limited to: * Communicate and coordinate activities and technical status with the Software Engineering Lead, Systems Engineer, and other Project team members, as appropriate. * Ensure all software activities are conducted in accordance with the Software Development Life Cycle. * Provide support for software planning including software requirements definition, activity identification, and estimating. * Perform and document preliminary and detailed design of components making up a software product. * Perform code development for assigned tasks. * Develop and conduct unit testing. * Document the testing effort through generation of test plans, procedures, and reports. * Capture software metrics. * Submit, analyze, and manage configuration change requests in accordance with established Configuration Management (CM) processes. * Ensure proper process is followed and documentation is properly maintained. * Participate in peer reviews. Education: Bachelors in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field Experience: Four years of experience in a Software Engineering environment or a Master s Degree in a related fieldSpecial Skills/Requirements: * Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills * Ability to work independently as well as part of a team * Knowledge of software engineering methodology * C/C++ knowledge * Python knowledge * Relational database knowledge (PostgreSQL) * Unix/Linux experience * Desired skills include: understanding of Remote Sensing data such as Lidar The candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a national agency check and background investigation after hire to obtain a badge for facility access and user accounts. This position will be posted to the career opportunities listing on the SGT website (Http://www.sgt-inc.com). This position may be filled by a SGT teammate on the TSSC Contract. Please apply on line. SGT is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/m/f/disabled/veteran. The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of the SGT is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. SGT hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled. SGT believes that employees should be provided with a working environment which enables them to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. We expect and require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.Employer's Job# o3Ar7fwVPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.