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Job #: R-00003105
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

The Advanced Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Visualization Engineer to develop and maintain 3D visualization software for civil, DoD, and commercial applications. Duties include creating, modifying, and maintaining software allowing users to import, manipulate and drive the motion of 3D models (both realistic and engineering models) using an external data sources. Support integration of the software with simulation codes to facilitate engineering development, integration, and test activities, including hardware in the loop testing. Responsibilities include development, maintenance, test, documentation, integration, and support of the visualization code. Deployment to remote locations may occasionally be necessary.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain visualization software using robust version control.
  • Integrate visualization software and other related software with simulations supporting a variety of customers and programs, including support for integration testing.
  • Support the user base by providing bug fixes, prioritized feature requests, and maintenance of user documentation and training material.
  • Interface with internal and external customers to be responsive to their development needs.
  • Actively participate in software branding and marketing campaigns.

Basic Qualifications
  • BS plus 4-8 years or MS plus 2-6 years in Computer Science, Physics or an Engineering discipline, including 2+ years of experience developing visualization for commercial or DOD applications.
  • Expertise developing in C, C++, Python
  • Solid math background, including fluency in manipulating 3D models in software using Euler angles and quaternions.
  • Experience developing in both Windows and Linux environments.
  • Experience creating visualization applications including models, textures, articulating surfaces,
  • Disciplined software development experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience working with (or integrating with) aerospace simulations and applications, especially real-time applications.
  • Experience in graphics development from commercial gaming industry.
  • Image processing experience.
  • Experience developing in a CMMI Level III environment.
  • Experience developing for DoD and space applications

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


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Job Family:
Software Engineering


Advanced Solutions
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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