Sr. Software Engineer / Computer Scientist in Dayton, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 6/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Infoscitex (IST), a DCS company, has an outstanding opportunity for a Sr. Software Engineer / Computer Scientist to develop and test Java code. In this role, you will work with a multi-disciplinary team to develop and extend modeling and simulation tools for assisted recognition.  Your work will support production of new MS&A capabilities for the US Air Force Research Laboratory, and involves working with subject matter experts in assisted sensor exploitation to develop state of the art UI's and advanced decision aides.

Essential Functions:

In this role, you could expect to:

Develop software architecture components, to include sensor models, test harnesses, and data visualization tools.

Integrate 3rd-party software into the software architecture.

Design and implement graphical user interfaces

Work using Agile development techniques such as Scrum.

Create code that meets system standards.

Required Skills:

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

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 U.S. DoD Secret security clearance.

Master degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline and at least 6 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.)

Experienced Matlab and Java or C++ programmer (Windows and Linux)

Ability to apply technical standards, principles, theories and techniques.

Creative problem-solving capabilities.

Strong math, statistics, and analytical skills.

Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.

Excellent communicator with ability to prepare and deliver clear presentations on research and development plans, project status, technical issues and results.

Demonstrated ability and react effectively to time critical situations to achieve project success.

Ability to travel (minimal travel anticipated, 2 short trips per year).

Desired Attributes:

We believe an exemplary candidate would also bring:

Security+ certification.

Active Top Secret clearance with SSBI.

Experience programming with Python and JavaScript.

Familiarity with Unit Testing Libraries and Source Control using GIT, object oriented development.