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Arlington, VA

Science
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast-growing high technology firm, is seeking Support Scientist to support NASA’s NRESS program. The position is in Arlington/Crystal City, VA. Position...
Technology
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast-growing high technology firm, is seeking a Junior Help Desk Analyst to support NASA’s NRESS program. The position is in Arlington/Crystal City, VA....

College Park, MD

Science
Full Time
Global Science &Technology, Inc. (GST), a fast-growing high technology firm is seeking mid to senior scientists for an exciting task at the Satellite Oceanography and Climatology Division at NOAA...
Science
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast growing scientific and high technology firm, is seeking an experienced Scientist or Remote Sensing expert with strong organizational skills is needed to...

Greenbelt, MD

Science
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast growing scientific and high technology firm, is seeking a Scientific Analyst to support a NOAA program. The position is located at the NASA Goddard...
Program/Project Management
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, a growing scientific and high-technology firm, is seeking an experienced Program Manager to support the NASA Space and Earth Science Data Analysis (SESDA) contract...
Technology
Full Time
Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast growing scientific and high technology firm, is seeking a Software Engineer to work in the Scientific Visualization Studio (SVS) at NASA’s Goddard Space...

Silver Spring, MD

Program/Project Management
Full Time

Global Science &Technology, Inc. (GST), a fast-growing high technology firm is seeking a Senior Program Portfolio Management specialist to support NOAA’s NESDIS BOS program. Position is in Silver Spring, MD.

Position Summary:
Develops and implements plans and procedures for transitioning diverse scientific research topics into sustainable operational products. Leads and manages personnel to meet contract deliverables. Plans and manages labor, travel, and subcontracts budget CLINs.

Primary Duties:
• Create detailed implementation plans and schedules for the Program Portfolio Management sub-task/task.
• Lead the BOS task order efforts to ensure all contract deliverables are met.
• Manage the transition of individual Programs from Research to Operations (R2O).
• Prepare and present operational status reports to senior management.
• Identify potential problems/risks and recommend solutions to ensure project completion.
• Develop Algorithm Project Plans, templates, and guidelines to facilitate the life-cycle process.
• Verify documentation and product deliveries that meet established guidelines.
o Develop, maintain documentation: e.g., Technical Task Agreements; process documents; policy documents; strategy documents; etc.
• Manage the Program Portfolio Management contract support team and function as the alternate on-/off-site GST BOS Project Manager (PM) as needed.

Secondary Duties:
• Serve as Deputy Project Manager as needed.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:
• Master of Science Degree (MS) in Physical Science and 20-25 years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. A professional certification in program/project management (PMP) is highly desired.
• Meet deadlines in a highly dynamic environment.
• Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of scientists, technicians, and managers.
• Lead and manage support personnel.
• Experience with Google Suite of applications is highly desired.
• Experience with MS Project is highly desired.

Physical Qualification(s) Required:
• Ability to use a computer.

Mental Qualification(s) Required:
• Detail-oriented multitasker, skilled communicator, leader.

U.S. citizenship or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) is required.

Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.

GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans' status. GST is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Technology
Full Time

Position Summary:
Information Resource Manager needed to support NOAA’s National Weather Service (NWS) Office of Observations (OBS). Work to take place at the NOAA campus in Silver Spring, MD. Qualified individual will provide technical support to the NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) Office of Observations, the primary office responsible for the collection of observational data gathered and/or leveraged by NWS. The NWS Office of Observations requires a range of support related to the access, processing, and exploitation of environmental satellite data within NWS. This is a part time position. Work to take place at the NOAA campus in Silver Spring, MD and remotely.

Primary Duties:
• Maintain, update, and extend project Web presence
• Manage articles and documentation for use by the forecasters, scientists, and engineers of the National Weather Service (NWS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
• Serve as the web content manager creating, editing, posting, updating and cleaning up content for a range of NWS and NOAA web platforms, including mission awareness articles, training material, activity notifications, and static technical documentation.
• Coordinate with technical staff for input and guidance regarding content, schedule, and placement.

Secondary Duties:
• End-user outreach via email and other means

Required Education/Experience/Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in Communications, Digital Media, Information management or related field with a concentration or interest in science or technology and a minimum of 3 years relevant experience
• Ability to perform multiple tasks, interfacing with science users and other programmers. Attention to detail. Experience designing and maintaining websites. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Experience with:
o Hands-on experience with HTML, CSS, and web content management systems
o Excellent written communication, copywriting, and analytical skills
o Strong project management skills
o An ability to work under tight deadlines and independently
o Strong organization and time-management skills
o HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Desired Skills/Experience:
• Experience with the LifeRay content management system
• Graphics design skills/background
• Experience with NWS, weather forecasting, or meteorology a plus
• Experience with website usage analytics

Physical Qualification(s) Required:
• Work is constantly performed in an office environment
• Must be able to remain in a stationary position for an extended period of time
• Responsible for adhering to all established safety standards

Mental Qualification(s) Required:
• Must be able to work in team environment with minimal supervision, be self-motivated and able to define plan and implement long-term goals, tasks and projects
• Possess ability to technically lead a project through the lifecycle and consult with the customer on requirements
• Excellent problem solving, multitasking, troubleshooting skills and attention to details are required to work in this challenging and dynamic environment
• Very strong interpersonal, customer service, result oriented and team building skills are essential
• Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action

U.S. citizenship is highly desired.

Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.

GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans' status. GST is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Suitland, MD

Technology
Full Time

Global Science & Technology, Inc., a fast growing scientific and high technology firm, is seeking Systems Engineers to support a NOAA program. The position is located in Suitland, MD.

Position Summary:
Systems Engineers needed to support operations on the NOAA Environmental Satellite Processing and Distribution System (ESPDS). Engineering support to be provided for NOAA’s Product Distribution and Access (PDA) system, which will distribute near-real-time data from both current and next generation weather satellites. Positions are based at the NOAA Satellite Operations Facility in Suitland, MD.

Primary Duties:
• Provide engineering support for NOAA’s Product Distribution and Access (PDA) system.
• Support the delivery of the system from the development contractor and the transition into the production environment.
• Provides high level installation, maintenance, and operational support of specialized database and infrastructure software such as software engineering tools, DBMS's, virtualization servers, email servers, directory servers, web servers, etc.
• Provides identification/fixing of problems within existing software, design/implementation of new systems and enhancement of existing applications.
• Participates in analysis, design and new construction of next generation IT applications.
• Responsible for understanding the needs of the customers and the realities of commercially available IT products and creating requirements that will allow implementation by the development team and COTS products.
• Focus on design and implementation of support technologies for an enterprise deployment of Active Directory and remediation of the existing environment, Storage and Servers (both Physical and Virtualized) Infrastructure.
• Design, implement and configure the systems needed to support an enterprise AD infrastructure.
• Design, implement and configure the enterprise server infrastructure and have upgraded an enterprise environment from 2003 to 2012 R2.
• Design, migrate and configure SCOM from 2007 to 2012.
• Create training material(s) to provide to the customer on all solutions implemented.
• Create standard operating procedures on all solutions implemented.
• May involve supporting on-call duties for off hours (evenings/weekends/holidays) anomaly response.
• Develop software solutions that will meet or exceed business requirements; the development effort includes designing and implementing modules to the system specifications, conducting unit testing, troubleshooting issues and producing detailed proposals to resolve issues.
• Design engineering solutions per systems requirements; support code reviews, unit test, and integrate coded modules, assist developers in resolving issues, support testing and remediate defects, support users through troubleshooting and analysis of production logs and data.
• Actively participate and contribute in SDLC activities such as solution design, work effort estimation, assisting peers with technical challenges and code reviews.
• Perform production support activities such as monitor system processes, evaluate the outcome of system processes, work through system exceptions, and create processes to monitor and report on the overall system health.
• Propose, design, and implement updates or improvements to processes and infrastructure hardware such as network devices, servers and workstations.

Secondary Duties:
• Familiarity with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
• Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
• Perform a variety of complicated tasks.
• May lead and direct the work of others.
• A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
• Work after hours and at other NOAA facilities maybe required periodically

Required Education/Experience/Skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or related field and a minimum of 8+ years relevant experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
• Experience with Java/JEE, SQL scripting, ActivMQ messaging / Enterprise Service Bus, PHP, Python, and Shell scripting, RHEL 6/7 on VM-ware, Windows 10, Apache, WSO2, ClearCase, Subversion, Bamboo and JIRA.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Experience/Skills:
• C, C++, Fortran, IDL
• Tripwire Enterprise and Tripwire Log Center
• Solarwinds Enterprise monitoring and alerting
• Systems Administration experience in Linux and Windows environments
• Database programming and administration. Oracle preferred
• netCDF-4, ArcGIS, other meteorological/scientific data formats
• Experience supporting a system in an Enterprise IT environment
• Demonstrated troubleshooting skills
• Waterfall and/or Agile System Development Life Cycle (SCLC)
• NASA/NOAA ground system and product generation/distribution experience
• Experience working on satellite ground systems
• Experience with LAN and WAN infrastructure
• Experience with IT Security Zone Architecture design and implementation
• Knowledge of Websense

Physical Qualification(s) Required:
• Ability to sit for up to 80% of time
• Ability to lift or carry objects up to 25 lbs.

Mental Qualification(s) Required:
• Must be able to work in team environment with minimal supervision, be self-motivated and able to define plan and implement long-term goals, tasks and projects
• Possess ability to technically lead a project through the life cycle and consult with the customer on business requirements
• Excellent problem solving, multitasking, troubleshooting skills and attention to details are required to work in this challenging and dynamic environment
• Very strong interpersonal, customer service, result oriented and team building skills are essential
• Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action

U.S. citizenship or Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) is required.

Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.

GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.

You may also fax your resume to (240) 366-5994. If you need assistance, please call 301-474-9696.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans' status. GST is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.