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Quality Engineer

Axiom Space

Axiom Space

Quality Assurance
Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, October 14, 2023

Axiom Space is building for beyond, guided by the vision of a thriving home in space that benefits every human, everywhere. The leading provider of human spaceflight services and developer of human-rated space infrastructure, Axiom Space operates end-to-end missions to the International Space Station today while developing its successor, Axiom Station – a permanent commercial destination in low-Earth orbit that will sustain human growth off the planet and bring untold benefits back home.

Axiom Space fosters a diverse environment inclusive of all perspectives. We are the pioneers of commercial space, leading the transformation of low-Earth orbit into a global space marketplace. Our mission-driven team is seeking a bold and dynamic Senior Appian Developer who is fueled by problem-solving, continuously curious, and driven to understand our world, science/technology, and life itself, for the benefit of all on Earth and beyond.


  • Responsible for working closely with engineering/business stakeholders to implement project requirements through Appian technical solutions.
  • Develop integrations between enterprise planning resources and engineering data sources through Appian low code solutions.
  • Support development and validation of automated business/engineering systems through integrated API resources.
  • Thorough knowledge of systems design, scripting development, implementation, user support principles and practices
  • Catalog up to date documentation on Application Specification, Requirements, and architectural design documents
  • Familiarity with Agile Scrum Project management
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field with 5 to 8 years leading Appian Software development teams
  • Strong background in database design and system integration with 5 to 8 years working within software development teams
  • Familiarity in Agile/Scrum process experience
  • Certified Level 2 Appian Developer or Certified Level 3 Appian Developer
  • Design, develop application code and processes on Appian 20x/21x/22x/23x versions.
  • Java development experience preferred.
  • Experience designing and building integrations between systems using RESTful APIs.
  • 3+ years of experience in all phases of software development for large-scale business-critical applications following Agile methodologies.
  • Experience defining and documenting architecture for technology implementations leveraging different architectural views.
  • Ability to write and maintain complex Appian SAIL Code.
  • Result oriented personality paired with creative approach to problem solving.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, and collaboration.

Essential Functions

Work Environment: Generally, an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on the task.


  • Must be able to complete a U.S. government background investigation.
  • Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which the position is advertised.
  • Proof of U.S. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency is a requirement for this position.

Physical Requirements

  • Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90% of the time). May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs. (5% of the time).
  • Equipment and Machines
  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).


  • Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Excellent communication skill, verbal and written
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Result oriented personality with a creative approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivated

Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and principles; upholds organizational values
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values; benefits organization through outside activities; supports affirmative action and respects diversity
  • Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods
  • Cost Consciousness - Works within approved budget; develops and implements cost saving measures; contributes to profits and revenue; conserves organizational resources
  • Teamwork - Eager and able to work in a collaborative and cross-disciplinary fashion in a fast-paced, dynamic, and deadline-oriented environment

Axiom Space is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Axiom Space does not discriminate on the basis of race, regional color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.