Software Engineer/Team Lead in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 12/27/2021

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Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With the health and safety of employee as our top priority, IST is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace while ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all IST employees, including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to safety protocols applicable to their worksite.

Infoscitex, a DCS Company,  has an opportunity for an enthusiastic Software Engineer/Software team lead to join our Aerospace Technology Development team in our Dayton, Ohio facility.

Do you want to apply your agile software experience to create innovative software solutions that support research topics ranging from aircraft performance monitoring to autonomous flight? Are you ready to explore leading-edge research topics and contribute your skills alongside industry experts? Are you passionate about creating game-changing technology solutions? Infoscitex is looking for you! We have an immediate need for an experienced, solutions-oriented computer scientist, computer engineer or software developer to augment our extensive software development, modeling, simulation, and analysis efforts. Our software teams create solutions used throughout the Department of Defense in real-world applications, modeling and simulation and to influence the course of future DoD technology development.

Essential Job Functions:

The successful candidate for this position could expect to:

Design, develop, test, and deploy software architectures for autonomy and control applications.

Apply systems and software engineering principles to manage system complexity, reduce integration time, and increase reusability.

Apply and tailor rigorous software development processes within agile research and development environments.

Work in and lead small, tight-knit teams following Agile-based software development practices.

Interact with customers to develop innovative solutions, and present findings to leadership.

Develop plugin components for powerful simulation frameworks.

Develop algorithms applying theoretical research to practical problems.

Interact with subject matter experts across a wide variety of knowledge domains.

Some travel may be infrequently required.


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

At least a BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline and at least 5 years of related experience. (We have multiple levels associated with this opportunity. Candidates with advanced degrees or varying experience may be considered for alternative classification.)

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

Competency with Java and/or C++ programming languages.

Experience with Agile software development processes

Experience with automated software testing/unit testing and continuous integration

Familiarity with source code control systems (Git or equivalent)

Good organizational skills.

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

Experience developing code applied to control, automation, and autonomy of cyber-physical systems.

Knowledge and experience with containerization technologies (Singularity, Docker)

Certification as an Agile practitioner (Scrum master or equivalent)

Knowledge and experience with Modeling & Simulation environments (constructive and virtual), and/or Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) concepts.

Experience with Advanced Framework for Simulation, Integration, and Modeling (AFSIM).

Active U.S. DoD security clearance.

Familiarity with human interface research and technologies.

Infoscitex, a DCS Company, is an employee-owned organization with a reputation for agile and efficient technology solutions for the U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets. We continue to provide innovative solutions with our multidisciplinary teams of exceptional employees.

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