Programmers/Comp Sci/Math – Entry Level for R&D and Prototyping - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Atlantic City Int'l Airport
New Jersey
United States


Exciting positions working in Research & Development activities in support of simulations of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) air traffic control systems. Seeking degreed programmers (e.g., BS/MS Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Info Sys) for a position in a software lab that supports assessing new technologies and capabilities for the US National Airspace System (NAS) and air traffic control systems.  Work involves Linux programming and custom applications related to prototyping and simulation.  Activities include working in teams for prototype development, user interface software, and developing software simulations.  Duties include programming, software integration of prototypes for simulation, quantifying and documenting results for test reports.  Candidate must have good verbal and written communication skills, work well in a group and with individual assignments. Full-time position is located at the FAA's Technical Center in Southern New Jersey.  
LOCATION: SAIC's Southern NJ simulation groups support the FAA's R&D and Test facility in Pomona, NJ. The facility and job location is 14 miles west of Atlantic City, and adjacent to the Atlantic City International Airport. Full-time position, no temporary contract workers. No travel is expected. 


(1) Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Info Systems/programming or Mathematics.  
(2)  1-5 years of software programming experience - designing and developing software. Minimum 1 year experience can include internships, Linux or Unix.  
(3)  Familiarity with programming in at least 2 of the following:  JavaScript, C++, Java, Cesium, HTML/HTML5, Python, C#.

US Citizenship required with the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance


Additional pluses are experience in the any of the following (not firm requirements):  
Experience with Real-time systems, prototyping, simulations, integration, familiarity with aviation related systems, testing, good mathematical skills, data visualization.  A master's degree is a plus. 

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.