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Job #: R-00007050
Location: Dayton, OH
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

The LInC (Leidos Innovation Center) currently has an opening for an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Software Engineer to work at our customer site on Wright-Patterson AFB, OH. Leidos is seeking a dedicated, talented and experienced AI Software Engineer to work as part of a leading-edge research and engineering, design and development team. Leidos seeks mission and team-oriented individuals who enjoy working as an individual contributor in highly collaborative teams.

The AI Software Engineer will contribute to the Warfighter Program supporting AFRL/RHA. The Warfighter program provides the Air Force with a wide range of research into advanced technologies to improve training effectiveness among a multitude of operationally-relevant platforms and roles.

Primary Responsibilities

You will work as an AI Software Engineer that will works as an integrated member of a high performing research and development team, focusing on development, validation, and demonstration of intelligent agent technologies and capabilities to support Mission Planning and Debrief (MP&D) for autonomous operations in contested environments. As a member of the MP&D team, you will research, develop, integrate, and validate intelligent agent behaviors for mission planning ingestion, responses to dynamic threats and contingencies, and mission debriefing capabilities.

Some of your specific tasks will include development and modifications to the MP&D research testbeds, development and demonstration of a modular, transferable, open system architecture, and development of the capability for the MP&D system to take in information about the mission plan (including mission contracts, contingencies, targets, frequencies, etc.) that will be necessary to react appropriately and autonomously to events and commands during mission execution. Other aspects of your position are development of mission debrief capabilities to enable the post-mission evaluation of actions and decisions for appropriateness, integration and demonstration of technology components and capabilities developed for MP&D as a unified system, and development of the necessary verification and validation of the intelligent agent behaviors, in addition to robust test and evaluation.

We are searching for an individual who has skills in content extraction from imagery, tables, and other graphics, and experience in symbolic knowledge representation and reasoning that can be implemented in the MP&D environment. We are also searching for an individual who is excited about and has knowledge in techniques for small data challenges in machine learning, given a small data constraint in the MP&D environment. Experience in general heuristics for plan generation is also desirable.

The successful candidate will work with government customers, software engineers, subject matter experts, and military personnel.

Basic Qualifications

- Have a Bachelor's Degree in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, or related field.

- Have 5+ years' experience in applicable domains

- Be more than proficient in content extraction from graphics and machine learning with small data

- Be proficient with agent development and symbolic knowledge representation and reasoning

- Be proficient with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Linux, and SQL relational-databases (e.g., MySQL)

- Be a US Citizen. NO non-citizens will be considered.

- Be capable of obtaining a DOD Secret Security Clearance, at a minimum.

Preferred Qualifications

- Proficiency in Go (aka Golang), WebSockets, JSON, XML, UML2, and Windows

- General knowledge in general heuristics for plan generation



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 .

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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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