Scientific / Engineering Software Developer

Computer Sciences   •  

East Hartford, CT

Industry: Consulting


5 - 7 years

Posted 355 days ago


Essential Job Functions

  • Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents moderately complex programs. Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.
  • Designs systems and programs to meet complex business needs. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs are developed and coded. Ensures programs meet standards and technical specifications; performs technical analysis and component delivery.
  • Gathers information from existing systems, analyzes program and time requirements. Assists project manager in preparing time estimates and justification for assigned tasks.
  • Designs programs for projects or enhancements to existing programs.
  • Writes specifications for programs of low to moderate complexity.
  • Assists support and/or project personnel in resolving moderately complex program problems. Works with client and management to resolve issues and validate programming requirements within their areas of responsibility. Provides technical advice on complex programming.
  • Develops test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs.
  • Conducts quality assurance activities such as peer reviews.
  • Creates appropriate documentation in work assignments such as program code, and technical documentation.
  • Remains abreast of industry technical trends and new development to maintain current skills and remain current with industry standards.


Basic Qualifications

Scientific/Engineering Software Developer
5+ years of experience in the analysis, design and development of application software in a scientific/engineering environment.
Experienced with Fortran, C, C++, Python 3, Java, Perl, Unix shell scripting, Oracle sql, Visual Studio, CVS, Github.
Experienced developing on Unix/Linux/Windows platforms. Expertise in numerical methods and algorithm design, thermal/structural analysis, numerical & statistical analysis, parallel processing, computational fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, fracture mechanics and fatigue. Matlab experience a plus.
Strong analytical problem solving skills and communication skills.
Ability to work closely with Engineering customers and understand business needs

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or related field preferred
  • Six or more years of programming or testing experience
  • Experience working with appropriate programming languages, operating systems and software
  • Experience working with relational databases to facilitate programming software

Other Qualifications

  • Programming skills
  • Good personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of programs
  • Ability to work as part of team and independently
  • Interpersonal skills to interact with team members
  • Communication skills to work effectively with team members, support personnel, and clients
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Requisition ID 1700R5Y