NASA - Software Product Manager

Information Technology Mountain View, California


Take your career to new heights. Come join us at MORI Associates and help us support the most exciting projects at NASA Ames Research Center. As a Software Product Engineer, you will be part of a dedicated team of diverse professionals creating and supporting cutting edge solutions for our client’s critical missions. MORI is a mid-sized nationwide company founded in 1997 with the ideals that creating an agile organization full of innovative and passionate people will progress science and technology for all life on earth. We focus on offering a complete range of services from strategic consulting to the development of Information Systems and providing advanced engineering solutions. Now, let’s see if this opportunity is the right challenge for you.

You will be working with a small team of software developers and systems engineers and coordinating with the larger UAS Traffic Management Team to create customer-specific versions of UTM for NASA's customers. You will work with NASA Civil Servants and directly with NASA customers to determine technical and schedule requirements and to assure that product deployments are successful. You will be creating and managing JIRA boards, defining and supporting the s/w testing process, and executing production s/w deployments. You will work with s/w developers, devops, security, and customers to ensure that s/w deployments are on-time, successful, and meet project requirements. You will be planning and coordinating release windows, scheduling release-readiness reviews and facilitating go-no-go decision meetings based on readiness metrics.

• Significant experience software release management including planning and scheduling of s/w release windows and cycles across multiple projects.
• Management of JIRA ticket queue
• Creation and maintenance of Confluence pages for documentation and for supporting on-boarding new users
• Understanding of s/w testing process including unit, integration, functional testing, load testing, and smoke testing
• Experience with CI/CD process
• Experience with GIT
• Significant experience with deploying and maintaining production grade s/w using tools such as Ansible and Jenkins
• Significant experience with requirements derivation and analysis, and risk management
• Experience with UAT

Other Desired Skills:
• Experience managing large-scale, customer driven, customer facing software development projects
• Experience with Federal requirements for cybersecurity and with cybersecurity tools and practices
• Experience with UML
• Experience with design, development, and maintenance of RESTful APIs
• Interest and knowledge of aviation, air traffic management, and unpiloted aircraft systems (drones