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Software Integration Engineer - Aurora, CO

Aurora, CO

About Cosmic AES

Cosmic Advanced Engineered Solutions (Cosmic AES) is a small innovative company tackling the most difficult technical challenges in signals, space, and cyberspace. We design and develop high-end signal processing solutions for Department of Defense(DoD) in the Counter-Space, Special Operations, Homeland Security, and other specialized mission areas. Our strong team of scientists, engineers, and operations experts specialize in exploring emerging technologies, system development, and rapid prototyping to solve the most difficult national security concerns.  As a company focused on cutting-edge development, Cosmic AES delivers powerful, adaptable solutions leveraging existing non-proprietary technologies to meet our customers' mission needs and objectives. Our management philosophy of a flat innovative company utilizing Agile Development and the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) for development allows us to quickly adapt to customer needs and the changing DoD mission environment. Cosmic AES invites you to become part of our family of groundbreaking engineers with a passion for conquering the nation’s toughest challenges.

Position Description


Cosmic AES is seeking an experienced Software Integration Engineer to support the Global Positioning System Next Generation Operational Control System (GPS OCX). OCX is a next-generation system that will deliver improvements to dramatically increase the performance and effectiveness of the entire GPS system. OCX will provide command, control, and mission support for all current and future GPS satellites. Cosmic AES has teamed with Harris Corporation and Raytheon to provide specialized software test support and software integration.  The candidate must have experience and knowledge with software engineering using DevOps strategies. The candidate will work closely with systems engineers, integrators, testers, and customers to design, develop and support software applications throughout the development and maintenance life cycle. Additionally, the candidate should be comfortable working in an Agile environment, specifically short sprint cycles.


Job Duties 

  • Integrates and tests new messages between ground stations and satellites.

  • Debugs messages alone and collaboratively.

  • Creates new builds with more detailed logging for debugging current issues.

  • Provides detailed analysis of logs and errors, and suggests possible solutions to development teams.

  • Provides data analysis when troubleshooting persistent issues.

Required Qualifications :

  • US Citizens only.

  • Current/Active DoD Secret Clearance.

  • BS or above in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.

  • Experience writing and delivering technical documents and briefings.

  • Software application development skills with a minimum of 10 years specific experience in software engineering environment involving integrating, testing, and debugging.

  • A strong knowledge of databases such as Oracle and MYSQL.

  • Experience in multiple software languages, e.g. Java, C++, and Python.

  • Experience in portal products e.g. JBoss, WebLogic, WebSphere, Apache, and Tomcat.

  • Experience in enterprise messaging, e.g. JMS and Java messaging.

Desired Qualifications:

  • GPS ground station or other satellite ground system operations.

  • Signals systems operator experience.

  • Experience with Agile Methodologies.

  • Can work in a team environment.

  • Self-starter.

Cosmic AES offers competitive salaries with a comprehensive benefit package which includes: 401k plan, profit sharing, flexible work schedules, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, medical, dental, and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, long and short-term disability, company paid life insurance, referral bonuses, and tuition assistance. For further information on Cosmic AES, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), please visit us at:

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