Mobile and Web Applications Developer

Requisition ID: 39201

All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration - to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?


The Visualization and Immersive Technologies Department (VITD) develops a wide variety of software tools such as visualization applications using commercial UI frameworks and web platforms to support civil, commercial, and national security space systems. VITD is a cutting edge, agile, and collaborative department that works with organizations seeking solutions for detailed visualization applications such as Orbit Analysis tools, Big Data Visualization, Collaborative Project Management, Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality experiences, and Web 2.0 interactive platforms. VITD is seeking a Mobile and Web Applications Developer with experience designing interactive websites, mobile applications, games or environments. Developer should have experience with one or more web or mobile programming languages such as JavaScript, PHP, Bootstrap, or SWIFT, and have experience with interacting with Application Programming Interfaces (API's).

Key Functions

  • Support the design and development of mobile applications and mobile friendly web apps, tools, and mobile/VR/AR applications from conception, through sustainment, focusing on designing content that can be shared cross-platform.
  • Work in a dynamic development team on multiple web 2.0 & mobile projects where each member is expected to participate in multiple areas including requirements definition, database architecture, user interface design, programming, testing, and customer delivery
  • Participate in multiple technology exploratory & research efforts including prototyping, trade studies, and experimentation to evaluate the best frameworks, hardware, capabilities, and tools available to create apps and websites that best analyze complex data


  • B.S. in Computer Science, Informatics, Engineering, Game Development, or related discipline
  • Two or more years of experience in development of IOS applications or mobile-adaptive websites
  • Demonstrated proficiency in JavaScript, PHP, SWIFT, or Mobile App Development
  • Experience with developing web or mobile apps utilizing cloud services such as AWS, Docker, or Node.JS

  • Ability to work both independently, and with others cooperatively within a team
  • Good written and verbal communications skills

Transcript Requirement

Transcripts are required for this position.

Additional Requisition Details

System Job Title : MEMBER-TECH STF

Clearance Requirement: Secret

Access: None

Polygraph: None

Relocation Available: Yes

Employment Type: Regular

Work Schedule: Full Time

Company Statement

The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.

From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.

Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement , as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

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