Computer Scientist III - JSE Las Vegas, NV
Location: North Las Vegas
Posted on: January 23, 2023
COMPUTERSNevada - Nellis AFB / North Las Vegas
* THIS POSITION WILL BE LOCATED AT NELLIS AFB IN LAS VEGAS,
JT4 provides engineering and technical support to multiple western
test ranges for the U.S. Air Force and Navy under the Joint Range
Technical Services Contract, better known as J-Tech II. We develop
and maintain realistic integrated test and training environments,
and prepare our nation's war-fighting aircraft, weapons systems,
and aircrews for today's missions and tomorrow's global
JOB SUMMARY - ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES - Provides software and
systems engineering services, generally within a work unit or
* Advises team and project managers on technical problems.
* Interacts with customers and project managers on a regular
* Works independently of direct supervision on projects of high
* Uses judgment and initiative in developing complex analytical and
computational technologies and methodologies for solving problems,
which may be technically unique to the industry.
* Interprets customer requirements, develops and analyzes the most
appropriate approach to solve technical problems.
* Develops the design of the system/software and the associated
design documentation. Prepares and conducts design reviews.
* Implements the design through software coding or hardware and
documents the implementation appropriately.
* Plans and executes unit, integration, and systems testing.
* Participates in the maintenance and sustainment activities of the
* May provide work direction or other guidance to lower level
* Establishes and maintains positive customer relations.
* May support pursuit of new business efforts, lead proposal
efforts, and act as a technical consultant.
* Performs other duties as assigned.
Each employee must read, understand, and implement the general and
specific operational, safety, quality, and environmental
requirements of all plans, procedures, and policies pertaining to
Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional
lifting to 20 pounds, constant sitting while using the computer
terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing
documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for
communication, constant mental alertness, must possess
planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under
RANGE POSITION DESCRIPTION
Proficient in C++, Python, Linux or similar programming languages.
Knowledge and understanding of Windows, Linux and any related
operating systems, SQL databases. Knowledge with software modeling
and simulation integrating one or more of the following: sensors,
electronic warfare systems, communication links, databases,
aircraft, threat models, databases and weapons systems. Knowledge
with integrating software and modeling environments consisting of
digital and analog processors, cockpit displays and controls,
mechanical and electrical interfaces and flight program software.
Knowledge with testing, deployment, configuration management and
software sustainment. Background with coding or modeling using
MIL-STD-1760 or 1553 data bus characteristics along with experience
with Air-to Air and Air to ground weapons desired. Coding and
modeling of weapons data links and GPS characteristics desired.
REQUIREMENTS - EDUCATION, TECHNICAL AND WORK EXPERIENCE
The incumbent must have a Bachelor's Degree in an associated
discipline and at least 4 years of related experience or have a
Master's Degree in an associated discipline and at least 2 years of
experience, or a PhD in an associated discipline. Incumbent must
possess effective oral and written communication skills. Must have
experience with computer based systems and applications. Must have
programming skills in languages used for job specific programming
tasks, and familiarization with the application of industry
standard hardware and software design and documentation techniques.
Applicant must have experience with systems engineering and
software development lifecycles. Must be able to obtain and
maintain security clearance. Must be a U.S. citizen.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by personnel assigned to this
classification. They are not intended to be construed as an
exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills
required of persons so classified.
Tasking is in support of a Federal Government Contract that
requires U. S. citizenship. Some jobs may require a candidate to be
eligible for a government security clearance, state-issued driver's
license, or other licenses/certifications, and the inability to
obtain and maintain the required clearance, license, or
certification may affect an employee's ability to maintain
SCC: JSD12, A1412TW
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