Associate Software Engineer

Metron Aviation Sterling, VA
Metron Aviation, an Airbus subsidiary, is looking to expand its ranks to support the growing need of Air Traffic Management (ATM), product development and mission analysis. Metron Aviation's long-term strategy is to support and accelerate ATM programs that will dramatically improve global airspace capacity, efficiency and environmental sustainability.

We are seeking an Associate Software Engineer to be part of a dynamic team. Metron Aviation is a collaborative environment that fosters advanced research, concept exploration, product development and support and interaction with the nation's leading aviation subject matter experts. Metron Aviation prides itself on a work environment where employees can succeed.


* Design and develop software according to requirements and project deadlines

* Work within a team environment to produce quality software

* Communicate effectively with team members, internal clients, and external clients regarding project goals/status, project support, and technology capabilities

* Learn new technologies continuously and apply as appropriate to the design and development of software projects

* Software development and/or support for a real-time air traffic management system, including debugging software problems and identify solutions

* Develop aviation domain knowledge continuously to further knowledge across the company and to add insight on projects

* Preparation and editing of technical reports, papers, and presentations


* Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or related discipline

* Experience with Linux, Java, DHTML and JavaScript, CSS, and JSP; familiarity with J2EE standards, especially JMS, servlets, and EJB are a plus

* Excellent oral and written communication skills required

* Excellent organizational skills required

* Must have a desire and be comfortable with a fast paced team development environment

* US Citizen or Permanent Resident

This full-time position includes excellent benefits such as medical, dental, vision, 401(k), short and long-term disability and generous paid time off.

Metron Aviation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V