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2017-1651-RP: Engineer Systems III (19457) - Colorado Springs, CO
LocationCO, Colorado Springs
ScheduleFull Time
Company1) Davidson Technologies, Inc.
Job Responsibilities
The engineer will work closely with a team of systems engineers and software developers on the development of a suite of radar models and signal injectors used for element & system level analysis and verification & validation. He/She will be responsible for performing technical planning, requirement/functionality decomposition, algorithm prototyping, system integration, requirement/functional verification, analysis/testing tool development, and comparative analysis with tactical system behavior.

The engineer will also support SMC's two products: Open Systems Architecture Sensor Model (OSM) and Open Systems Architecture Signal Injector (OSI). Work with an Integrated Product Team (IPT) to perform holistic system life-cycle analyses of the SMC products will also be required. He/She will participate in all required activities to include interfacing with stakeholders, development of systems engineering plans & processes, reviews of product deliverable, and interfacing with task/product leads in producing quality reports/products. The engineer will coordinate element & system level performance parameters across multiple organizations within MDA and provide analysis & quick turn support for various MDA events. He/She will also support the integration of the OSM & OSI with existing external simulation frameworks, elements models/systems, and tactical radar Signal and Data Processors (SPDP). Providing imaginative, thorough, and practicable technical solution to complex problems that are consistent with organization objective are also required as well as presentations that describe and demonstrate advanced algorithms as implemented in OSM and OSI for a variety of audiences.

The candidate will work with the government customer to support sensor model VV&A activities.
*Bachelor in Physics, Mathematics or related engineering discipline. Advanced degrees may substitute for years of experience
*Eight (8) years of related work experience
*Must be comfortable using scripting languages to analyze problems such as Bash, Perl, Python, MATLAB, Mathematics and/or JavaScript
*Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Capable of supporting occasional CONUS travel

Desired Competencies/Experiences/Certifications :
*Advanced degree in physics, mathematics or related engineering discipline
*Strong analytical background including Monte Carlo analysis and statistical regression
*Knowledge of domain-specific radar principles, including signal processing, target acquisition, target tracking, resource management,  discrimination,  and battle manager interfaces
*Experience with Agile software development processes
*Familiarity with Linux and/or Unix based development
*Software development experience using C++ or another object-oriented language
*Ability to read ADA code
*Experience using MySQL (or another SQL database) queries and V&V software at the White & Black Box levels
*Fluency in Python and/or MATLAB, including data visualization, scripting, and functional programming
*Red-force modeling and software experience
*Experience working in an Integrated Product Team (IPT) or scrum team, workflow/process improvement on a team, providing technical leadership  in a DoD contracting or related environment, development & delivery of project milestones within the system engineering lifecycle including RBP,  SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, and ShRR
*Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment.

*Must be able to obtain or already possess a secret security clearance