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Job #: R-00005946
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: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Chase your aspirations with no boundaries at Leidos! Accelerate your career growth by joining Leidos.

Develop and maintain 3D visualization software at Leidos in our Innovations Center as our new Visualization Engineer working in Huntsville, AL. If you have a passion in 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 then this could be the job for you! Join our team to support integration of the software with simulation codes to facilitate engineering development, integration, and test activities, including hardware in the loop testing. Be responsible for development, maintenance, test, documentation, integration, and support of the visualization code. Deployment to remote locations may occasionally be necessary. Sounds exciting right. Keep reading.

Fun stuff you will do on the job:

- 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

These are the skills you need to be successful in this role:

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Physics or an Engineering discipline with at least 4 years of experience including 2+ years of experience developing visualization for commercial or DOD applications

- Must be a US Citizen

- 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

You will wow us even more if you have these skills:

- 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

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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