178668 - Software Engineer
Wright-Patterson AFB
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer for an opportunity in Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

The Operational Based Vision Assessment (OBVA) Lab Software Developer serves as an integral team member. Provides application software development services or technical support, typically for a defined project. Develops program logic for new applications, modify, and analyze existing application logic. Codes, tests, debugs, documents, implements and maintains software applications. Under general supervision, solves complex problems requiring detailed knowledge of field and industry best practices. Uses experience and problem solving skills to develop and improve processes. Provides engineering support for operations of the OBVA laboratory and any satellite data collection sites. Interacts with a small team of software engineers and uses Agile project management to meet Government software development requirements for lab research projects involving prototype user interfaces and virtual environments. Manages aspects of the OBVA lab's Automated Vision Test system design, development, deployment, and sustainment, the latter including data collection and aggregation from deployed systems within the lab and with U.S. and international collaboration partners. Performs or coordinates all engineering maintenance and support for laboratory equipment and simulations.

Strong visualization skills with the ability to clearly communicate, in writing and orally.
Highly refined analytical, problem-solving, task management, and organizational skills.
Understand Agile project management principles and their application in software development.
Ability to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team environment among functional peers to support deadlines.
Proficient with Microsoft Office (especially PowerPoint, Excel, and Project) required.
Proficient with Matlab and Simulink, C/C++, Python, C#, and VB.NET.
Must be able to attain a Secret Clearance once converted

Experience with flight simulation devices / virtual environments highly desired.
Experience with the fundamentals of optics
Experience implementing code using equations and concepts from mathematical statistics to include psychometric equations, sampling methods, and randomization methods

Accredited Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related technical field required, Master’s Degree preferred. 2+ years applicable software design engineering experience.

Full-Time/First Shift

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Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Daniel McGowan
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x271 or (800) 927-9318 x271

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.