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Systems Engineer-Software

Job Tracking ID:  RTL:18-025
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  September 12, 2018
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Job Description:

Job Description:

Kratos RT Logic is a trusted global satellite ground systems, communications monitoring, interference detection and network management company. Kratos RT Logic is in the process of evolving and growing our spectral monitoring, geolocation, and data analysis services offerings in support of space situational and RF situational awareness.  We are seeking a Software Developer with experience in the space situational awareness domain to help develop and build out our data collection and SSA product delivery network.


The successful candidate will work directly with the spectral data products team in the creation of web services, software components, Cloud based event feeds, data structures, and user interfaces used to deliver SSA based data products.  The candidate must have experience in software design and the implementation of algorithms and services necessary for the collection, processing, dissemination, and archival of RF data sources and products.



  • Work as part of an Agile team to design, develop, deploy, and maintain a micro services based system that manages the collection and dissemination of RF data and products.

  • Author design and deployment documentation.

  • Develop container based applications to facilitate data transformation, processing, and production.

  • Manage resources and system performance in the deployment infrastructure, currently residing in Amazon Web Services (AWS).

  • Support UI changes as necessary to incorporate new requirements or support demonstrations


Experience and Skills:

Experience and Skills:

  • 5+ years of software development with Java and/or Python.

  • Strong working knowledge of REST based services and related technologies and standards (HTTP, JSON, XML, URI, etc.).

  • Experience interfacing with RDBMS (PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server, etc.) at a basic query level.

  • Experience developing web based applications and using standard industry technologies/frameworks (i.e. CGI, Apache HTTPD, Apache Tomcat, JAX-RS, Flask, Bootstrap, React, Angular, etc.).

  • Team player and capable of working in a fast-paced, team environment.

  • Candidate will have Bachelor of Science degree in a related technical discipline and 5 or more years direct work experience in the applicable subject areas (Computer Science, Engineering).



  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Experience with industry SCM systems, specifically GIT and BitBucket

  • Direct use of JSON Web technologies, such as JWA, JWE, JWS, JWT, etc.

  • Direct experience with Space Situational Awareness and/or RF Systems

  • Prior experience supporting satellite communications, signal processing, satellite tracking, geolocation, or similar applications. 


U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.


RT Logic offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Qualified applicants apply on-line at EOE M/F/D/V Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.


Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   More than 5 Years
Level of Education:   Any
Starting Date :   ASAP