Software Engineer - 32929 in Suffolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/21/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Alion is seeking skilled talent to join a team that identifies, acquires, develops, manages and analyzes geospatial intelligence data to support the production of virtual, constructive and gaming simulation terrain for the US Department of Defense.  This 3D Modeler position will support 3D model and gaming terrain requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Publish exercise-ready geo-specific, geo-typical, and dynamic 3D models in a variety of formats
  • Produce 3D models meeting CDB specifications
  • Produce 3D models meeting VBS3 specifications
  • Update and maintain 3D model and texture libraries
  • Coordinate and liaison with source data providers and exercises planners/ customers
  • Identify production process optimization; testing visual attributes to ensure models are rendered correctly for the target simulation or system
  • Collaborate with team members of other disciplines to enhance, adjust, and troubleshoot all models, and coordinate adjustments to the production schedule

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Art, Gaming, or Graphics and 2-4 yrs of experience. In some cases educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 8 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.   

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Experience in 3D modeling, texturing, scripting and animation; for use in virtual, integrated gaming, and constructive simulation environments

Experience with one or more 3D model generation software tools such as 3Ds Max, Presagis Creator, Maya, Adobe Photoshop, and Blender

Experience with various model and texture formats to include .flt, .obj, .skp, .3ds, .dae, .p3d and .hpy

Familiarity with Bohemia Interactive (BI) Development Suite is desirable

Understanding of visual database concepts, remotely sensed imagery, terrain modeling, and synthetic environments a plus

Experience with Jira and Confluence a plus

Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to work in a team environment is required

On-site support required.  Must Interface with customers on a daily basis

Must be a US Citizen and currently hold and able to maintain a Secret clearance


Security Clearance: Secret

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