SAIC Associate Modeling/Simulation Engineer Job in Hampton, Virginia

Associate Modeling/Simulation Engineer (Job Number:434668)


Job Description:

The successful applicant will support the creation and maintenance of simulation software program modules, systems application deployment and configuration, and complete full life-cycle development of software components, including prototyping as proof of concept ideas, as well as, full production development units. The domain of operations is in air vehicle guidance, trajectory generation, radio communications, aircraft state manipulation and tracking, data collection utility development and script manipulation in Windows/Linux operating systems.

Job duties and responsibilities include:

but are not limited to assisting in the following areas:

• Software development in all areas of the full software development life-cycle, including prototyping, to fully mature modeling

  • Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established team processes and standards

  • Requirements gathering and clarification

  • Participating in peer reviews of solution designs and related code

  • Analyzing and resolving technical and application problems

  • Preparing reports, manuals and other documentation on the status, operation and maintenance of software

  • Real time and batch (fast time) simulations


Desired Skills & Experience Minimum Requirements:

  • Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science; dual majors with other disciplines such as Mathematics, Physics, and Aerospace Engineering are encouraged to apply. Minimum cumulative GPA 3.0 Some work experience is desirable, but not required.

  • Must have a solid working knowledge of the following programming languages: Java, C, C++

  • Must have familiarity with version control concepts

  • Must have knowledge of unit- testing theory

  • Must be able to write well in English

  • Must be a team player

  • Must be adaptable and eager to learn, as this is a research environment Optional,

Desirable Requirements:

  • Knowledge of the Eclipse IDE with experience in the most common plugins

  • Familiarity with Git version control suite of tools

  • Familiarity with Atlassian suite of tools, including: JIRA, BitBucket, Confluence

  • Familiarity with continuous integration server models, especially Jenkins

  • Some aerospace background is extremely helpful to have

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Mar 12, 2018, 1:18:56 PM

Primary Location: United States-VA-HAMPTON

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time