Global Hawk Software Developer - C#/C++ Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

Global Hawk Software Developer - C#/C++ (Job Number:421440)


Job Description:

The Joint Technology Center/Systems Integration Laboratory (JSIL) is in need of a Software Developer to support a new and challenging Air Force Global Hawk Sensor Operator Part Task Trainer (GH SO PTT) project. The JSIL is a DoD establishment that supports the oversight and integration activities of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and UAS related technologies. JSIL support activities include technology assessment/insertion, interoperability, open architectures, common interfaces, integration, testing, and training. The Air Force GH Sensor Operator Part Task Trainer (SO PTT) project will develop a training capability to enable Global Hawk sensor operators (SO) formal and continuation training in a controlled environment in order to reduce the reliance on operational and training missions. GH SO PTT training capabilities include mission command/control and exercising designated tasks to train emergency/fault procedures. The Software Developer candidate will be working as part of an agile software development team that will develop the GH SO PTT system. Development will be conducted in a Microsoft Windows environment utilizing Visual Studio 2015. The candidate's activities will include performing software analysis, design and development according to existing coding standards and guidelines. Candidate will interpret and analyze requirements obtained/derived from customer; review, verify and/or validate system specifications and other design-related documentation. Candidate will be working in a dynamic, fast-paced development environment with multiple contractors and teaming partners and must be self-motivated, reliable, dependable, flexible, and also have excellent interpersonal and verbal/written/presentation communication skills.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in computer engineering or computer science

8+ years software development experience with C# and/or C++

Required Qualifications:

Experience with .NET Framework and Visual Studio IDE

Experience with MVVM Object-Oriented Programming and Design Experience

Ability to create requirements specifications, interface, architecture/design documentation and other technical documentation Demonstrated knowledge of good software engineering practices

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with Scrum/Agile process TFS (Team Foundation Server)

Experience with unit testing frameworks

Experience with XAML/WPF

Air Force and Air Force Training background/experience

ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) experience

UAS / RPA and relative payloads experience

Simulation Software/Testing/Exercises

Clearance Requirement:

Must be able to obtain Secret Security Clearance

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 11, 2016, 11:06:09 AM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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