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Senior Software Application Development Engineer

Company: Echostar Corporation
Location: Germantown
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite communication solutions. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., and conducting business around the globe, EchoStar is a pioneer in communications technologies through its Hughes Network Systems and EchoStar Satellite Services business segments. For more information, visit echostar.com. Follow @EchoStar on Twitter.

We has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Application Development Engineer. This position will be located at our headquarters in Germantown, MD.

As a Software Engineer, you will be working as part of an Agile team to analyze, design, develop, test, document, high-performance software applications.

Responsibilities:

  • Review system requirements and design
  • Design and develop new software applications, working closely with system designers and developers
  • Implement software applications passing through all stages of development
  • Present project objectives, risks and success criteria to Management team
  • Provide clear and detailed status reports on a regular basis to Management team
  • Analyze and resolve software issues
  • Participate in development and maintenance of software documentation

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer engineering or related field
  • 5 to 8 years of software development experience in the following areas:
  • C/C++, Objected Oriented development experience
  • Scripting languages (e.g. Perl, Python)
  • Linux environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exposure to Web Technologies (HTML/JAVASCRIPT/APIs)
  • Knowledge and experience with Multithreading, working in a multicore environment
  • Algorithm development experience
  • Network Software development knowledge
  • Good Communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to multi-task and work collaboratively within a team environment
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills

Will be eligible for discretionary bonus, with funding based on company performance.

EchoStar is committed to offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our programs are designed to provide you with the ability to customize your benefits to best meet the needs of you and your family. Our philosophy for these programs is to support and encourage healthy living and wellness. Our benefits package covers it all-from healthcare savings plans to education assistance and more!

  • Financial: 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match; employee stock purchase plan; profit-sharing; company-paid life insurance, AD&D and disability

  • Work-Life Balance: Paid Time Off (PTO), company-paid holidays, health and wellness events, exercise and sports facilities (locations may vary)

  • Employee Incentives: Tuition reimbursement, employee referral program, year round employee events and community programs, discounts on Dish Network and HughesNet

  • Health: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Health Savings Account (HSA) with opportunities to earn employer contributions; Health Care, Dependent Care and Transportation Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. U.S. Persons or those able to obtain and maintain U.S. government security clearances may be required for certain positions. EEO is the law.

Keywords: Echostar Corporation, Germantown , Senior Software Application Development Engineer, Other , Germantown, Maryland

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