Full Stack Software Engineer

Date: May 19, 2023

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, US, 37830

Company: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Requisition Id 6605 


The Environmental Sciences Division (ESD) of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has multiple openings for Full Stack Scientific Software Engineers in its Earth Sciences Informatics portfolio. You will help link advanced informatics and computer science to data management and distribution in the Earth, climate, and environmental sciences.


Major Duties/Responsibilities:

You will be part of a team that builds advanced environmental and ecological data management, data analysis, and data visualization tools and supports Environmental Data Science activities within the Earth System Informatics and Data Discovery Section at ORNL. Including the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Data Center and USGS Core Science Systems (USGS CSS)


We seek a self-starter willing to develop expertise in advanced scientific data tools development and data flow software operations. The following skills and experience are desirable:


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Sciences, or related field and five years of relevant experience or MS degree and three years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrable knowledge in programming languages such as Java and Python
  • At least 3 years of experience in frameworks such as Java 7/8, Spring Boot, and Python
  • Knowledge and experience in databases such as PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • Experience in agile development, CI/CD platforms, and Content management and software releasing tool
  • Good communication skills in English, both oral and written
  • Desire to learn and adopt new tools and technologies as required by the projects


UT-Battelle offers competitive salaries, excellent health care insurance, generous retirement plans (401k / pension), and other benefits including family leave, educational assistance and wellness programs.




This position will remain open for a minimum of 5 days after which it will close when a qualified candidate is identified and/or hired.

We accept Word (.doc, .docx), Adobe (unsecured .pdf), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and HTML (.htm, .html) up to 5MB in size. Resumes from third party vendors will not be accepted; these resumes will be deleted and the candidates submitted will not be considered for employment.

If you have trouble applying for a position, please email ORNLRecruiting@ornl.gov.

ORNL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply.  UT-Battelle is an E-Verify employer.

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