Intern - Software Development - Part-time in Dayton, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Infoscitex (IST), a DCS company, has an exceptional opportunity for an intern interested in pursuing a STEM career field to support the development of prototype applications for multi-domain synthetic environments in Dayton, OH. Our team is developing applications to visualize sensor feeds leveraging the Advanced Framework for Simulation, Integration, and Modeling (AFSIM).

AFSIM is a U.S. Air Force simulation environment written in C++ and utilized for engagement-level and mission-level analysis by military operations research analysts to evaluate combat effectiveness of advanced weapon system concepts.  AFSIM is a Monte Carlo simulation tool capable of running either constructively to generate analytic results, or in real-time to support Operator in the Loop (OITL) Experimentation and Wargaming needs. AFSIM is now becoming accepted as a standard operations analysis tool across DoD and industry.

Essential job functions:

In this role, you can anticipate requests to:

Interact with government and industry customers to capture requirements and develop tools to meet those requirements.

Develop software to visualize sensors feeds with respect to Operator-In-The-Loop AFSIM scenarios. 

This opportunity provides the opportunity for you to gain direct experience developing software to meet research and development goals.  You will have the experience of working with government and military customers to identify requirements.


Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

At least partial completion of a BS degree in a STEM related discipline and some experience, classroom acceptable, with an object-oriented software programming languages (such as C++, C#, Java, Python).

Applicants selected will be subject to a U;.S. Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information: able to attain Secret level DoD clearance.

Strong interest in programming and software development.

Ability to work well in team oriented environments.

Highly motivated problem solver.

Although not firm requirements for consideration, we feel an ideal candidate would also bring:

Experience with image generation software (UNITY, Unreal, etc.).

AFSIM experience.