Software Engineer

Employer
DCS Corp
Location
Alexandria, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 24, 2022
Closes
Oct 05, 2022
Ref
4358
Hours
Full Time
We are currently hiring a Software Engineer to join our team in Alexandria, VA to support the development of Warfighter Machine Interface (WMI) software for US Army manned ground combat vehicle platforms. The Universal 360 program will develop an affordable 360-degree situational awareness capability for manned ground combat vehicles by developing and integrating multi-band surveillance and targeting sensors, electro-optic / infra-red (EOIR) situational awareness sensors, image processing and fusion algorithms, and an intuitive WMI.

As a Software Engineer with DCS, you will work with the US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Command, Control, Communication, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) Center to modernize the Army's fleet of ground combat vehicles and provide advanced sensor technologies that will improve situational awareness by developing and integrating WMI software.

Essential Job Functions:

You will work with Human Factors Engineers (HFEs) to develop intuitive graphical user interface software needed for warfighters to achieve and maintain local situational awareness during closed hatch missions.

You will work with cross functional teams to understand vehicle architectures, including network topology, subsystem component relationships, video architecture, and subsystem component interfaces required to develop Warfighter Machine Interface (WMI) software and integrate with sensor subsystems, image processing and fusion algorithms onto manned ground combat vehicle platforms.

You will provide onsite support at customer and US Army facilities where you will load, configure, and maintain WMI software in System Integration Labs (SILs) and ground vehicle platforms.

You will provide onsite support for military exercises and field demonstrations.

Required Skills:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent

One year proven C++ programming experience using AGILE software development techniques

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with frequent customer interaction

Independent thinker, proven problem solver, and troubleshooter

Experience programming in a Linux and Windows OS environments

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance at the secret level
Desired Skills:

Real-Time, embedded software development experience highly preferred

Proven sensor integration experience, including interfacing with sensor systems using traditional video interface standards such as GigE Vision, Cameralink, etc., to provide command / control and to receive data/video

Experience developing digital video software applications

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