Modeling & Simulation Engineer/Scientist

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
In order to apply for this or any other job you will need to log in.

Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Modeling & Simulation Engineer/Scientist to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The candidate will join a diverse team primarily focused on electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) modeling and simulation (M&S) efforts. The ideal engineer/scientist candidate will also demonstrate experience in and/or enthusiasm toward developing a broader technical capability to support overlapping engineering and scientific disciplines. Candidate will be required to support multiple tasks in parallel, productively contribute in a team environment, and communicate effectively to management, coworkers, and customers.

Candidate may work closely with a team of engineers and scientists to create mechanical models and meshes to solve problems in a variety of disciplines including EO/IR and SAR (synthetic aperture radar) target modeling, image processing, data analysis, and ongoing M&S efforts. Projects will range from generating meshes for RCS to EO/IR models using a variety of modeling and scripting tools. An ability to quickly learn, read, and interact with new tools as required to complete tasks is also a job requirement.

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in an engineering or equivalent science degree or other bachelor's degree with relevant experience and demonstrate an aptitude for mechanical mesh generation.

Candidate expected to have 5+ years technical experience.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville – North Alabama, AL, area.

Other Qualifications

In addition to the qualifications listed above, the ideal candidate should be highly organized, demonstrating the ability to manage tasks as required.

Preference will be given to candidates having experience with SolidWorks (or NX or Rhino), Creo, Cubit, Blender, ModelMan, and MATLAB or Python.

In addition to the qualifications listed above, an ideal candidate will include both a transcript and cover letter with the application, demonstrating success in core engineering classes and an ability to effectively communicate one’s fit to the position as described here.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
Closing Date:

You might also like