Date Posted: *2021-07-21
Category: *Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: *Modeling/Sim Engr
Shift: *Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: *Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: *Secret
Potential for Remote Work: *Yes
SAIC is seeking a Senior Modeling and Simulation Engineer in Huntsville, AL to support the mission areas of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) - Aviation and Missile Center (AvMC) Integrated Systems Solutions (ISS) Branch. The scope of work for the position includes modeling and simulation, software design and development, integration of tactical and simulation systems, and experimentation and analysis support for Advanced Prototyping Engineering and Experimentation (APEX) Lab, the Integrated Collaborative Environment (ICE), and the Force Protection Lab (FPL). The candidate will work in a collaborative agile team environment consisting of defense industry contractors and U.S. Government personnel.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES
Facilitate the integration of live, virtual, and constructive simulations, image generators, data loggers and viewers, and battle command systems using cutting-edge virtualization technologies
Implement conceptual models developed by subject matter experts into simulations such as OneSAF and IDEEAS with the need to understand the capabilities of the systems being modeled and the capabilities of the simulations used to model the systems
Support short and long haul cross-domain experimentation and exercises by preparing and integrating the required federates within a federation
Plan and execute modeling and simulation systems development projects
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
BS, MS, or PhD degree with five (5) years or more of demonstrated experience in modeling and simulation, engineering, or software design and development
REQUIRED SECURITY CLEARANCE
Candidate must have an active interim SECRET or higher security clearance and must be able to obtain a SECRET or higher security clearance
Experience with force-on-force battlefield environment simulations such as OneSAF, EADSIM, or similar
Experience with modeling and simulation tools and image generators such as the MAK Data Logger, VBS3, and NVIG
Experience with battle command systems such as FBCB2, CPOF, TIGR, and JBC-P
Experience with complex battlefield scenario development
Mid- to high-level programming experience with Java, C++, or C#
Baseline information assurance (IA) certification requirements for an IAT Level II position per DoD 8570.01-M (Security+, Computing Environment)
Experience with the VMware DvSphere Suite of products
Experience with performing terrain database development using TerraTools, Terra Vista, and/or RUGUD
Familiarity with VDI design, implementation, and administration, linked-clones, updating images, composer operations, templates, folder redirection or roaming profiles, etc.
Experience with PowerShell or other advanced scripting languages
Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
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