Modeling and Simulation Analyst

Employer
DCS Corp
Location
Quantico, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 28, 2022
Closes
Oct 20, 2022
Ref
4361
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Infoscitex, a DCS Company, is seeking a Senior Modeling and Simulation Analyst to support extensive high visibility Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) efforts. Are you interested in working in a high-tech company on cutting edge technology to help solve national security problems? Do you want to be challenged every day supporting world class research and development? If so, Infoscitex may be the place for you! A DCS company, Infoscitex is an employee owned organization known for creating agile technology solutions across the U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets.

As a member of our team, you will support aerospace and defense technologies along with research and development in Quantico, VA, having opportunities to work in a dynamic environment, with state of the art simulation technologies, simulation integration experts, and experienced military Subject Matter Experts (SME). Our work focuses on conducting capability assessments for emerging aerospace technologies and ensuring related tools and methodologies are suitable to inform Department of Defense (DoD) decision makers.

Essential Job Functions:

As a Senior Modeling & Simulation Analyst, you could expect to:

Construct military models and entities of varying complexity in a simulation environment.

Provide dynamic scripting techniques to produce modeled entity behaviors.

Collaborate with study leads and customer stakeholders to identify study requirements and develop relevant technical approaches.

Manage and contribute to the development and execution of MS&A study plans.

Collaborate with subject matter experts, such as pilots and technologists, to identify requirements for system implementation in models and simulations.

Coordinate with team members to contribute to execution of analysis of studies, analyze results, and prepare and present study findings.

Collaborate with agile simulation software development teams to build and enhance MS&A solutions.

Ensure application of MS&A best practices for all analysis efforts.

Requirements:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

At least a BS degree in engineering, science, mathematics, or a related technical discipline and at least 8 years of related analysis experience. (We have multiple levels associated with this opportunity. Candidates with advanced degrees or varying experience 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: TS level U.S. DoD security clearance.

Excellent written and verbal English communications skills.

Ability to apply the scientific method to diverse MS&A efforts.

Scripting or programming experience.

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:

MS in engineering, science, mathematics, or related technical discipline.

Active security clearance, Top Secret/SCI.

Experience with any of the following: STK, JMP, Python, C++, or R.

Knowledge and experience with engagement, mission, or campaign level M&S environments (constructive and virtual) and/or MS&A concepts.

Familiarity with modern military systems, both foreign and domestic.

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