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Job #: R-00001179
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Simulation Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Advanced Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Simulation Integration Engineer out of our Huntsville, AL, office. This is an exciting opportunity to grow in your modeling and simulation career while supporting important national security work. Work in an exciting team environment using the latest in simulation tools and techniques.

Primary Responsibilities

External Simulation Integration
  • Coordinate with simulation developers across government agencies and contractor sites to define requirements and approaches to enable integration of external simulations with the Integrated Threat Analysis Simulation Environment (ITASE). External simulations may require integration using standards such as HLA, DIS, TENA, or by direct integration with the ITASE Application Programming Interface (API).
  • Develop and implement software to perform the required integration and other related functions.
  • Test and document the results of the external simulation integration.
  • Document interface requirements in an Interface Control Documents (ICD) and design approaches in a Software Design Document (SDD).
  • Support simulation exercises using ITASE assets and/or external simulations

ITASE Installation Support
  • Support installation and testing of ITASE at MSIC and other sites
  • Identify and implement installation improvements

Basic Qualifications
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related technical field with at least 5 years of experience.
  • Experience developing software on Windows and/or Linux platforms. Candidate must be proficient in C++.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment at a Government site.
  • Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess a Final Secret Clearance (minimum).
  • Candidate must be eligible for (or possess) and be able to maintain a TS\\SCI Clearance.
  • Ability to support occasional travel.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with distributed simulations using DIS, HLA, or TENA is highly desired.

Key words: Modeling and Simulation, Visualization, Software Integration, Software Development, MSIC

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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