Software Engineer, Senior - 35296 in WPAFB, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/20/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary:
Come to work for AFRL’s 711th Human Performance Wing, which has teams executing state of the art research in multiple domains. This effort’s objective is to:

  • Research and develop software for new tactics, techniques, and procedures to take warfighter readiness to a higher level, across a range of military operations.
  • Sustain superior warfighter performance against current and future threats.

We are looking for individuals that have a positive attitude, are outgoing, energetic, tech-savvy, coachable, and have vision to drive future development initiatives. The fast-paced culture of our projects requires dynamic and self-motivated individuals who work well independently and as part of a team.  Successful team members are well organized, attentive to detail and want to drive not only the features/needs from our clients today, but also anticipate future needs, learn, and adapt.

Job Duties:

  • Interact with military and government customers to define requirements.
  • Design, develop, test, and integrate software for state of the art simulation platforms.
  • Ensure content meets customer requirements, is appropriate and has not been compromised.
  • Prepare technical documentation..
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant emerging technologies and recommend improvements to current applications.
  • Provide leadership to lower level software engineers.
  • Some travel to CONUS locations is required 

Required

  • 5-7 years’ experience developing and maintaining software using one or more current programming languages (e.g., C++, C#, Java)
  • Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both written and orally
  • Ability to effectively interact with other people, including peers, superiors, and subordinates. 

Desired Experience – some of the following

  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming and development.
  • Experience with Visual Studio, NetBeans, Qt, andCMake.
  • Experience with Networking Protocols (e.g. UDP, TCP).
  • Experience with Boost, OpenCV, Eigen, OpenGL, DirectX,Cuda.
  • Experience using version control software such as Git.
  • Strong Understanding of Linear Algebra, Calculus, Trigonometry
  • Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) simulation experience.
  • Ability to create custom and complex GUI components for use in Java and C#.
  • Ability to interpret and implement solutions from technical documentation (e.g. Flight Manuals, Interface Control Documents).

*CJ


Security Clearance: Secret

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