Aerospace Software Development Engineer - ERC

Engineering Research
US-FL-Eglin Air Force Base
<< Go Back

  • Post Date: Aug 30, 2019
  • Start Date: 8/30/2019
  • Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

The Aerospace Software Development Engineer shall work on the SEMATS 2 contract in support of the Air Force SEEK EAGLE Office Analysis Division. This position will require software development applied to modeling and simulation of legacy and 5th generation aircraft, remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), unguided bombs, rockets, laser-guided and GPS-aided munitions, as well as conventional and nuclear warheads.  Your contributions will be integrated into mission planning applications in support of USAF, USN, and RPA aircrew. Assignments related to safe escape from self-inflicted damage may also be required.  Verification and validation of models is expected. Sustainment and improvement of Launch Acceptability Region and/or footprint algorithms may be part of the task.  The ability to apply engineering principles systematically within various coding environments is essential. Experience with database software as a developer and/or user might be included in tasking.  The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. This position will require collaborative work with contractor and government personnel.  Opportunities for growth exist and only serious candidates who desire advancement as a reward for hard, conscientious work should apply.


Full technical support for models and simulation written in various programming languages (e.g. C++, C#, C# CLI)

Graphical User Interface development may be part of the tasking.

Ability to follow a structured software development process to ensure models fulfill the intended function

Primary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

General knowledge and experience in the fields of aerospace engineering including flight mechanics, six and three degree-of-freedom aerodynamics, equations of motion, atmospheric models, coordinate transformations, navigation, Monte Carlo analysis, laser and seeker energy equations, and aircraft maneuver logic.

Experience with C, C++ and C# is required, while experience with Visual Basic .Net is helpful.

Education and Experience

Master's degree in Aeronautical, Aerospace, or Mechanical Engineering is desired; however, the right experience with a BS degree would be considered.

3-8 years of aerospace software development engineering experience is desired.

Security Clearance Requirements

Per contract requirements, must be a US Citizen, as you must be able to obtain a DoD SECRET Security Clearance.

Current clearance is desired.

Want More Jobs Like This?