Terrain 3D Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-29
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35806
United States

Description

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.

 

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Qualifications:


Required:

  • 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

Clearance Requirement:

  • Able to obtain Secret Security Clearance 

Desired:

  • 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 

Potential for Teleworking No


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