Infoscitex, a DCS company, is an employee owned organization with a reputation for agile and efficient development of technology solutions for U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets. We continue to provide innovative solutions with our multidisciplinary teams formed with exceptional employees.
Essential Job Functions:
Infoscitex has an opportunity for an entry level Software Engineer to support an extensive modeling and simulation development effort. As a member of our team, you will support aerospace and defense technologies along with research and development in St Louis, MO, having opportunities to work in a dynamic environment, with state of the art simulation technologies, simulation integration experts, and military Subject Matter Experts (SME). Our work focuses on the integration of multiple software additions and enhancements to an existing modeling and simulation framework and may include both stand-alone constructive and distributed virtual simulation development efforts. You will conduct research and development work including developing software requirements and hands-on software development according to customer specifications, system requirements, and software best practices.
As this Software Engineer, you could expect to:
Participate within a software development team to design, develop, test, and deploy assigned modeling and simulation development tasks.
Broadly apply basic principles, theories, and concepts to job assignments.
Interact directly with customers in broad areas of project execution.
Maintain personally developed software using team version control software within IST’s computing environment.
Collaborate with subject matter experts such as pilots and technologists to identify necessary requirements for implementation in models and simulations.
Perform software component tests and system integration tests for adherence to specifications.
Apply software best practices (version control, documentation, etc.) for all developed and modified software.
Some intermittent short-term travel may be 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 2 years of related experience. (We have multiple levels associated with this opportunity category. Candidates with advanced degrees 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.
Proficiency developing object-oriented software in C/C++.
Proficiency developing software with the Visual Studio integrated development environment.
Ability to work well in team environments.
Ability to travel, as required.
An ideal candidate may bring the following attributes, although these are not firm requirements for consideration:
Experience with any LINUX OS.
Experience developing with Java or C#.
Experience with CMake.
Experience with software version control tools.