Senior Graphics Software Engineer

Employer
Leidos
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
2129078995
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Leidos currently has an immediate opening for a Graphics Software Engineer, supporting multiple US Navy programs located Bethesda, MD. Leidos' High Fidelity Simulation Business Area is responsible for architecting and implementing large-scale System of Systems solutions in support of world class simulation, training, and analysis products for the US Navy. We are looking for an energetic, motivated, independent, self-starter for a challenging position supporting a dynamic organization that develops and produces state of the art training and visual simulation systems. This position requires US citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance. A current, active DoD Secret clearance is desired.Candidate will develop software as part of the team creating three dimensional graphics systems including a submarine periscope simulation, a submarine bridge simulation, and a ship weapons simulation. This code is used in a variety of naval training and simulation systems. All software is developed in a Linux environment, and written in C++ and OpenGL, utilizing various software packages.A' Software development will include designing, coding, unit testing, integration testing, and verification and validation testing. Candidate will develop sophisticated, real-time software to enhance the fidelity of the visual simulation. Work will include the development of new code and the maintenance and extension of existing code.A' A background in physics or mathematics is useful to implement physics-based enhancements, such as ocean wave models.Travel may be required to trainer sites, including Pearl Harbor HI, San Diego CA, Bangor WA, Norfolk VA, Groton CT, and Kings Bay GA, that will not exceed 10% of the job.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Requires US citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD security clearance prior to hire. Candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, 3D Graphics Programing, or equivalent real-world experience.Candidate should have 8-10 years of experience developing applications in modern versions of A' C++ (v14 and later)4+ years experience in game programming, graphics development, physics-based modeling or visual simulation systems2+ years experience with latest OpenGL/GLSL/Vulkan4+ years developing within a Unix/Linux environmentAbility to adhere to identified coding standardsExperience working with version control systems like git and mercurialStrong knowledge of data structuresDESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:8+ years experience in game programming, graphics development, physics-based modeling or visual simulation systems2+ years experience with development in Unreal Engine 4Experience in system and dataflow designExperience with OpenSceneGraphKnowledge of graphics hardware and GPU internalsExperience with developing for Virtual Reality headsetsExposure to 3DS Max, Maya, Photoshop, or similar modeling toolsExperience with high performance computingExposure to unit testing, continuous integration and code reviewsExperience with scripting languages such as Python or bashActive DoD Secret clearanceA code portfolio is preferable for demonstration of previous, or self-started projects, ex: GitHubExternal Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:SecretTravel:Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Software DevelopmentPay Range:

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