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    Summary

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center seeks a highly experienced Computer Engineer to serve as Deputy Manager of the Earth Science Data and Information System Project (ESDIS) Science Operations Office (SOO) in the Engineering and Technology Directorate (ETD), Software Engineering Division, Science Data System Branch in Greenbelt, MD. You will lead a team of engineers to develop and operation the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs).

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    Responsibilities

    • Direct and manage interdisciplinary science data systems development, design, and integration activities in a broad range of technologies.
    • Direct and manage interdisciplinary science data systems development, design, and integration activities in a broad range of technologies.
    • Lead ESDIS science operations engineering team and provide plans and direction to accomplish the work of the ESDIS science operations segment and ensure that the operation and maintenance of software data systems are on time and within budget.
    • Oversee the operation of EOSDIS archive centers efforts, tracks cost and schedule, technical constraints, and status on meeting the requirements of the users of the science data system.
    • Review systems against the established design criteria and evaluate whether they can be resolved with new requirements and/or technical innovations.
    • Plan and execute major system transitions and ensure the success of major alterations made due to program changes
    • Communicate Science Operations goals, priorities, requirements, policies, and direction in meetings with participants in parallel Earth science data and-information management efforts across NASA centers and with other cooperating Agency partners.
    • Develop, review, and provide recommendations for proposed science data systems project requirements, expected results, and budgetary estimates.
    • Duties described above are at the full-performance level. Duties assigned at a lower grade level will be of more limited scope, performed with less independence and limited complexity; duties will be commensurate with the grade of selected employee.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required for training or other work-related duties

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0854 Computer Engineering

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