Junior Software Developer

Employer
Leidos
Location
Huntsville, Alabama
Posted
Dec 02, 2023
Closes
Dec 06, 2023
Ref
2686586848
Discipline
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Developer
Specialty
Autonomy
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Description

Leidos, Dynetics Group is seeking a talented Modeling and Simulation Software Engineer to develop and maintain high fidelity sensor simulation models for US Army and Air Force UAV/RPA (Unmanned Air Vehicle/Remotely Piloted Aircraft) trainer systems.

The software facilitates war fighters to train like they fight, since the sensor model products are designed to interoperate with tactical Ground Control Station software.

This role involves collaborative software development in an agile scrum environment using the C++ and C# programming languages.

The candidate must be comfortable in a fast-paced work environment and be a motivated independent learner. The candidate must be highly organized and possess strong verbal and written communication skills.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Candidate must possess a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer/Software Engineering, or an equivalent degree.
  • Must have a minimum of 4 years of professional software development experience (or 2 years of experience with master's degree).
  • Must have experience in designing and maintaining software products and implementing software designs.
  • Must have experience in software development, data structures, object-oriented design, and effective unit testing.
  • Must currently reside in or be willing to relocate to the greater Huntsville, AL area.

Other Qualifications:
  • Should have experience with software best practices such as peer reviews and document generation.
  • Experience with Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) protocol a plus.
  • Prior experience with GPU acceleration a plus.
  • Experience with Synthetic Aperture RADAR a plus.

FORTRAN experience also a plus.

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Resident of North Alabama area or willing to relocate in order to work on-site at the Huntsville, AL office.

Pay Range: Pay Range $63,050.00 - $113,975.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.