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Job #: R-00005935
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Simulation Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Reinvent yourself at Leidos! Uncover your potential by becoming a member of our team.

Want to work in an exciting team environment using the latest in simulation tools and techniques supporting national security work? Why not join our Leidos Innovations Center as our newest Simulation Integration Engineer working out of our Huntsville, AL, office. This is an exciting opportunity to grow in your modeling and simulation career coordinating 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).

These are the fun stuff you will do on the job:

- Work on External Simulation Integration. The 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

- Work on ITASE Installation Support to support installation and testing of ITASE at MSIC and other sites and ientify and implement installation improvements

To be successful in this role you will need these skills:

- Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related technical field with at least 5 years of experience

- Must have an active Top Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI with polygraph

- Experience developing software on Windows and/or Linux platforms

- Must be proficient in C++

- Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment at a Government site

- Ability to support occasional travel

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

- Current TS/SCI

- Experience with distributed simulations using DIS, HLA, or TENA


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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