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9 months ago
Location: Huntsville, Alabama
Job type: Contract/Locum
Contact: No Name
Category: Software Engineer
Job Description

Sr. Level Software Engineer - Algorithm 


PROGRAM INFORMATION:  The MDNT-B provides technical solutions to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) program.  The C2BMC program is the integrating element for the Ballistic Missile Defense System and links various sensors and weapon systems.  The system provides capabilities to integrate and synchronize missile defense systems and operations, providing a layered defense against all ranges of threats and in all phases of flight.



POSITION DESCRIPTION:  Required focused skill areas include Kalman filtering, track filtering, missile fly-out, intercept tracking, engagement dynamics, sensor netting, target discrimination, and/or track fusion. Experience with software development and data analysis in Matlab required; C, C++, and/or Fortran experience also required. Candidate should possess the ability to be part of an integrated team tasked with defining and developing an evolving BMDS Battle Management, Command & Control, and Communications capability.




Responsibilities include development, prototyping, analysis, and implementation of tracking, sensor netting, target discrimination, and battle management algorithms; implementing algorithms in a Matlab prototype environment; modification of the prototype to ingest early intercept tracking (and eventually advanced battle management) algorithms; performing comparative data analysis to assess algorithm performance; review of the content and details of technical products; and acting as a technical interface to MDA working level counterparts on an as required basis. Successful candidate will interface with team members and MDNT management to ensure high quality products are generated on time and within the resources available.



This position requires candidate acceptance by industry partner resource control board.




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Relocation Assistance Available 
Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.


This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.


This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. 



This position requires candidate acceptance by industry partner resource control board.




Minimum of 14 years of software/systems engineering experience including developing new and integrating existing radar signal processing and tracking systems. Experience with missile defense battle management and command & control systems required. Technical leadership of junior and mid-level engineers in performance of tasks desirable. Excellent written and oral communications skills required. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings. Able to implement engineering plans within a project. Successful candidate will possess in depth knowledge of systems and software engineering concepts, principles, and techniques.  Experience with software development and data analysis in Matlab required; C, C++, and/or Fortran experience also required.



Typical Education/Experience:

Level 5:

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's 14 or more years' experience, Master's with 12 or more years' experience or PhD with 9 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.



Experience Level 
Individual Contributor

Job Type 

Yes, 10 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award 


Job Code 

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