KBRwyle Software Engineer (Mountain View, CA) in Mountain View, California

Software Engineer (Mountain View, CA)


KBRWyle is seeking a mid-level or senior Python/Django developer to work on NASA Astrobiology web applications at NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.

Required duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Meet with NASA customers and/or team members to develop system requirements for web applications.

  • Maintain and optimize existing suite of 5-10 Django web applications including the flagship sites of the NASA Astrobiology Program: respond to bug reports and feature requests, update software.

  • Define all aspect of development from technology stack decisions to adherence to coding standards.

  • Work collaboratively with other professionals including writers and scientists.

  • Provide technical mentorship to other developers.

  • Develop and improve the core infrastructure.


Required Education/Experience:

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related field with 5 years’ experience in applicable software design engineering.

Required Skills/Training:

  • 4 years of Python development experience

  • 2 years of Django development experience

  • Experience with developing REST APIs

  • Experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript

  • Git and GitHub

  • Linux

Desired Education, Experience, Skills or Training:

  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • Elastic Search

  • Redis

  • PostgreSQL

  • SaltStack or Ansible

  • AWS

  • unit testing

  • ReactJS / ES6

  • DevOps or SysAdmin experience in a government setting

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering/Technical – Technology

Primary Location: US-US-CA-Mountain View

Req ID: 1064689