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Job #: R-00052409
Location: Orlando, FL
Category: Simulation Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

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.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 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


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Simulation Engineering

Pay Range:

  

About Leidos

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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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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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 Leidos.com 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 [email protected].

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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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