JOB DESCRIPTION: Candidate will participate in team efforts in support of U.S. Government and commercial clients on contracts for marine system design, development, testing, integration, documentation and maintenance. The work is based in Newport, RI.
Candidate will work on problems of moderate scope supporting requirements definition, design, development, and testing of integrated oceanographic and geophysical data acquisition, and data processing systems. Typical sensors integrated in the shipboard environment include positioning systems, vertical reference systems, multi-beam sonar systems, side-scan sonar systems, and sound velocity profiling sensors.
As part of the Software Engineering Team the candidate may be required to support at sea operations and some international travel may be required. Applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for obtaining a U.S. Government Security clearance to the level of SECRET.
Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years related experience (may include coursework); strong background in mathematics, physical sciences, computer-based system integration and networking, and object-oriented software development. Candidate must prove interest in working in a team environment developing modern user interfaces. Candidates should have at least three years experience developing software using C++ programming language on Linux or Windows operating systems. Candidates should have at least two years’ experience developing user-interfaces with Qt. Candidates should have at least one years’ experience using OpenGL. Candidate must have a strong background in computer-based system integration and networking and be capable of supporting software quality objectives. Successful candidates must prove interest in solving complex problems associated with sensor data integration, data fusion.
Requires BS degree and 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.
DESIRED SKILLS: Experience with ANSI C Programming language on Windows and/or Linux operating systems. Previous experience in the ocean sciences field is strongly desired. Previous experience with automated testing tools is strongly desired. Previous experience with Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) is strongly desired.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Engineering
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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