AFSIM Test Lead in Reston, VA at DCS

Date Posted: 3/24/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Security Clearance Level
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Remote

Job Description

DCS Infoscitex Sector is seeking an Advanced Framework for Simulation Integration & Modeling (AFSIM) Test Lead to support extensive high visibility Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) efforts. Are you interested in working in a high-tech company on cutting edge technology to help solve national security problems? Do you want to be challenged every day supporting world class research and development? If so, DCS Infoscitex Sector may be the place for you! DCS Infoscitex Sector is an employee owned organization known for creating agile technology solutions across the U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets.

As a member of our team, you will support defense technologies along with research and development in Reston, VA, having opportunities to work in a dynamic environment, with state of the art simulation technologies, simulation integration experts, and experienced military Subject Matter Experts (SME). Our work focuses on conducting capability assessments for emerging military technologies and ensuring related tools and methodologies are suitable to inform Department of Defense (DoD) decision makers.

Essential Job Functions:

As an AFSIM Test Lead, you could expect to:

Test and review military models and entities of varying complexity in AFSIM.

Analyze dynamic scripting techniques to produce modeled entity actions/interactions in AFSIM.

Create and enhance test scenarios that aid in testing actions, reactions, and interactions between entities in the AFSIM simulation.

Contribute to the development and execution of MS&A test plans to be conducted using AFSIM.

Collaborate with subject matter experts, such as pilots and technologists, to troubleshoot AFSIM results.

Coordinate with team members to contribute to execution of analysis of studies, analyze AFSIM results, and prepare and present study findings.

Collaborate with agile AFSIM software development teams to build and enhance MS&A solutions.

Collaborate with study leads and customer stakeholders to identify study requirements and develop relevant technical approaches.

Required Skills:

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

At least a BS degree in engineering, science, mathematics, or a related technical discipline and at least 5 years of related analysis experience.

At least 3 years of hands-on experience creating AFSIM scenarios and models for engagement and/or mission level studies.

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

Must have TS clearance with SCI eligibility.

Excellent written and verbal English communications skills.

Ability to apply the scientific method to diverse MS&A efforts.

Scripting or programming experience.

Ability to work well in team environments.

Ability to travel, as required.

Desired Skills:

MS in engineering, science, mathematics, or related technical discipline.

Active security clearance, Top Secret/SCI or higher.

Experience with any of the following: STK, JMP, Python, C++, or R.

Familiarity with modern military systems, both foreign and domestic.

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