Senior Modeling and Simulation Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-07-22
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35898
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

SAIC is seeking a Senior Modeling and Simulation Engineer in Huntsville, AL to support the mission areas of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) – Aviation and Missile Center (AvMC) Integrated Systems Solutions (ISS) Branch. The scope of work for the position includes modeling and simulation, software design and development, integration of tactical and simulation systems, and experimentation and analysis support for Advanced Prototyping Engineering and Experimentation (APEX) Lab, the Integrated Collaborative Environment (ICE), and the Force Protection Lab (FPL). The candidate will work in a collaborative agile team environment consisting of defense industry contractors and U.S. Government personnel.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES

- Facilitate the integration of live, virtual, and constructive simulations, image generators, data loggers and viewers, and battle command systems using cutting-edge virtualization technologies

- Implement conceptual models developed by subject matter experts into simulations such as OneSAF and IDEEAS with the need to understand the capabilities of the systems being modeled and the capabilities of the simulations used to model the systems

- Support short and long haul cross-domain experimentation and exercises by preparing and integrating the required federates within a federation

- Plan and execute modeling and simulation systems development projects

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

BS, MS, or PhD degree with five (5) years or more of demonstrated experience in modeling and simulation, engineering, or software design and development

REQUIRED SECURITY CLEARANCE

Candidate must have an active interim SECRET or higher security clearance and must be able to obtain a SECRET or higher security clearance

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

- Experience with force-on-force battlefield environment simulations such as OneSAF, EADSIM, or similar

- Experience with modeling and simulation tools and image generators such as the MAK Data Logger, VBS3, and NVIG

- Experience with battle command systems such as FBCB2, CPOF, TIGR, and JBC-P

- Experience with complex battlefield scenario development

- Mid- to high-level programming experience with Java, C++, or C#

DESIRED CERTIFICATIONS

Baseline information assurance (IA) certification requirements for an IAT Level II position per DoD 8570.01-M (Security+, Computing Environment)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

- Experience with the VMware DvSphere Suite of products

- Experience with performing terrain database development using TerraTools, Terra Vista, and/or RUGUD

- Familiarity with VDI design, implementation, and administration, linked-clones, updating images, composer operations, templates, folder redirection or roaming profiles, etc.

- Experience with PowerShell or other advanced scripting languages


Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.