Leidos is seeking an innovative Simulation Engineer to be part of a larger simulation development team implementing solutions on a large scale DOD simulation training system. This position will support design solutions and implement those answers in a highly fluid and rapidly developing Agile environment. This position will be a hands on engineering position and work will primarily involve software development, integration, issue resolution, latency issues and simulation infrastructure design, development and test in a large complex distributed DOD training system.
A successful candidate will show success in requirements traceability of solutions from design thru test for simulation infrastructure features, entity level models, and unit level models. A candidate may also be tasked with addressing underlying network, data and visualization issues in concert with other multi-skilled teams. Collaborative Scum participation is mandatory for success.
A successful candidate will demonstrate success in developing simulation technical solutions at the infrastructure, entity and unit levels. It is considered essential that a candidate demonstrate the ability to begin with top level requirements and collaborate to achieve success in defining, designing, implementing and testing the solution needed. This is a hands-on development position and the candidate should expect to be involved with all aspects of simulation development in an Agile environment. Demonstrated success in simulation theories, implementation and distributed network operation is required.
Possess or be able to obtain a DOD Secret clearance
BS in appropriate technical field
4 years experience in Modeling and simulation
At least 2 years experience performing in an Agile development environment
At least 2 years demonstrate success using and applying standard tools for integrated software development similar to the Atlassian toolset
Specific experience with the DOD modeling and simulation environments such as JLCCTC and OneSAF
Demonstrated experience leading small teams
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Simulation 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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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