Software Developer

Washington, District of Columbia
Praxis Inc. engineers aerospace capabilities for problems of national interest. Our core competencies are system engineering, mechanical and electrical systems, spaceflight qualification and testing, software engineering, cybersecurity, robotics, and program management. We solve challenging problems, provide competitive salaries, and offer excellent benefits. Looking for a career with purpose? Come and join the Praxis team!

Praxis, Inc is seeking Software Developer to assist in development of ground software for the Robotic Servicing of Geostationary Satellites (RSGS) payload, being developed under DARPA sponsorship at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC.

RSGS is a two-arm payload designed to grapple and perform repairs and re-boost on cooperative Geostationary satellites. 

What you'll do:

    • Develop command and telemetry software, models, and scripts to support normal, proximity, and coupled operations of the RSGS payload

You may be a fit for this role if you have:

    • Strong C/C++ and Python skills
    • Java experience
    • Documentation experience
    • Robot Operating System (ROS) and RViz (Robot Visualization) software experience, and other robot modeling tools
    • Robotics experience
    • Neptune experience
    • Git familiarity
US Citizenship Required:

Eligibility to Obtain a DoD Security Clearance Required for this Position:
Yes, existing Secret is required.


Position Contingent upon Award of Contract:

Relocation Assistance:

Praxis Benefits:
Praxis offers a stable work environment, a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package; including ESOP participation, 401k Plan, Flexible Work Schedules, Tuition Reimbursement, Co-Sponsored Health Plan, Paid Leave and much more.

Applying to Praxis:
Only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. Praxis will not sponsor applicants for work visas. Employment at Praxis is contingent upon the successful completion of a comprehensive background check and security investigation. Praxis is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class.

Praxis Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Technology Service Corporation.