Lab Computer Engineer in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 7/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Deliver Automated Testing software and Weapon Systems interoperability enhancements to support the US Navy’s testing and evaluations performed at the China Lake F/A-18 Advanced Weapons Laboratory (AWL) Deliverables contribute to software modernization, Live-Virtual-Construct (LVC) testing constructs, and data links with high-performance, real aircraft avionics integrated as hardware-in-the-loop for integration testing.

Essential Job Functions:

Provide and support high-performance hardware-in-the-loop, real-time aircraft simulation environments.

Support interoperability testing and evaluation of various data link systems.

Facilitate Microsoft and OpenVMS operating systems administration, programming, performance monitoring and tuning.

Provide UNIX operating systems administration and software development.

Perform software development and systems administration on various Linux distributions.

Develop Java software to streamline F/A-18 & EA-18G platform automated test to the US Navy and foreign allied customers.

Required Skills:

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

Computer Engineering Bachelor's Degree, entry level considered.

Must possess or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance.

Skilled in developing coding tools, including but not limited to C, C++, HTML, Java, JavaScript, Fortran, MATLAB, and shell scripting.

Knowledge / experience with engineering electrical power distribution and power supplies.

Highly skilled in Microsoft Office and Adobe applications.

Excellent written and verbal skills.

Ability to travel in continental US, 25% of the year.

Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Desired Skills:

Knowledge of Agile Software Development processes and procedures.

Experienced with DoD weapons systems interoperability, development, test, and evaluation.

Knowledge of Link-16 RF and antenna operations and functionality.


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