Do you want to join a high-performing team that values integrity, innovation, and collaboration with a company whose mission is to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, engineering and science? Are you interested making a difference by applying your analysis skills to state-of-the-art research and development problems? The Leidos Innovation Center currently has an exciting openings for a Software Engineer to work in our Beavercreek, Ohio office.
The Software Engineer will conduct research and development in the areas of modeling/simulation in the infrared sensor and countermeasure domains. Addressing our customers’ challenging mission requirements necessitates research and development of new capabilities as well as making improvements to existing systems. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be required to quickly develop an understanding of legacy efforts, analyze simulation outputs and engineer improvements to meet new requirements. Additionally, the software engineer will be called upon to develop new and innovative solutions to challenging problems, helping our customers provide top notch solutions for the Warfighter. The successful candidate will work as part of integrated team of engineers and analysts.
Perform digital model development activities
Collect and analyze data in support of digital model development
Collect and analyze data in support of infrared countermeasure technique development
Work with the engineering team to develop and/or integrate software components for the MOSAIC infrared countermeasure analysis application
Conduct unit testing to ensure all unit level requirements are satisfied
Participate in all levels of testing and validation as well as the test and build process to ensure that developed/integrated software components function and interoperate as required within and between systems
Develop presentations and participate in working groups as needed
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related field
Position requires US citizenship and ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
Basic understanding of electro-optics and physics
Knowledge of and experience with object-oriented programming in C/C++
Knowledge of and experienced with MATLAB, Simulink
Ability to work independently and as part of an engineering team
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical skills and ability to collaborate with a team of engineers and scientists
Active Secret clearance or higher
Experience with/interest in electro-optical and infrared systems particularly infrared guided missile technology
Experience working in multi/cross-domain security environments
Experience working in secure networks
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Engineering
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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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