Terrain 3D Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred
2018-11-29 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35806 United States
JSIL Terrain Database Simulation Engineer
The Joint Technology Center/Systems Integration Laboratory (JSIL) is in need of a Terrain Database Simulation Engineer to support UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) warfighter trainer systems. The JSIL is a DoD establishment that supports the oversight and integration activities of UAS/RPA (Remotely Piloted Aircraft) and UAS/RPA related technologies. JSIL support activities include technology assessment/insertion, interoperability, open architectures, common interfaces, integration, testing, and training. Candidate will be a member of the JSIL Terrain and Model Database Team supporting the development of Geospatial Intelligence Data to support virtual simulation databases that are used in training exercises and tactical training ground stations. The candidate will be responsible for the design, development, installation, test, maintenance, and documentation of real-time visual, and other 3- Dimensional databases used for exercise support and training. Activities include imagery and elevation data ingest, processing, correlation, and publishing exercise-ready terrain data for constructive and virtual simulations. Terrain Database Simulation Engineer 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.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
BS Degree in CAD (Computer Aided Design)/Modeling, Engineering, Mapping Science, Mathematics, Computer, or Physics
2+ Years Relative Experience
Software Experience: Presagis Terra Vista and Open Flight programs
Familiar with NGA (National Geospatial Intelligence Agency) products and resources
Able to obtain Secret Security Clearance
Software Experience: ESRI ArcGIS, MetaVR VRSG Terrain Tools, Global Mapper, and Adobe Photoshop.
ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) background/experience
Agile/SCRUM, Team Foundation Server (TFS) experience