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Software Developer (Electronic Warfare Experience)

AMERICAN SYSTEMS | Chantilly VA 20670 USA | Full Time | Posted: 06/18/2021

Job Descriptiontop

WANTED: An experienced Software Developer with demonstrated experience in Electronic Warfare (EW) to support Battle Management System (BMS) efforts at Patuxent River, MD. You will join a team of highly driven, supportive, and skilled professionals engaged in innovative software development activities to support the Next Generation Threat System (NGTS). 

As a Software Developer, you will:

  • Support the BMS NGTS efforts at Patuxent River, MD
  • Work with the latest, cutting edge technology
  • Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
  • Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
  • Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.

A week in the life of a Software Developer:

  • Contribute to several software-related project functions for our customers including developing, modifying, and enhancing source and object (executable) code.
  • Research, design, and develop computer and network software or specialized utility programs.
  • Apply software development principles in a team environment to develop and refine simulation presentations.
  • Provide relevant technologies and skillsets in:
    • Linear Algebra
    • C/C++ (11/14/17)
    • Scripting to include Lua, Python
    • Software architecture and design
    • API design
    • Basic knowledge of XML files
  • Support Agile and Dev/Ops implementation activities; collaborate between self-organizing cross-functional teams.
  • Analyze user needs and develop software solutions, applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis. 

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Our employee-owners are encouraged to make a difference, implement new ideas in a collaborative environment, and focus on mission critical success. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day. Join us!


AWARDED “BEST OF THE BEST” by U.S. Veterans Magazine, "BEST FOR VETS" by Military Times, and “TOP 10 MILITARY FRIENDLY EMPLOYER” by

Job Requirementstop

  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance. US citizenship required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Related Field
  • Minimum of 4 years’ software development experience working with Electronic Warfare systems
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience with scripting, database programming and languages such as Modern C++, Python, and Lua. 
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with Electronic Warfare integrated reprogramming database (EWIRDB). 
  • Basic radar modeling experience. 
  • Knowledge of standard programming algorithms, design patterns, and object-oriented software design.
  • Works with software programmers to develop and refine simulation presentation of real-world ELINT parametric data.
  • Works with SMEs using the EWIRDB database for complex waveforms analysis associated with a wide range of red and blue force systems.
  • Works with SMEs for signal translation of waveform data into a descriptive and behavioral modeling & Simulation language for Development and Test.
  • Knowledge of threat system analysis and sensor modeling of radars, electronic warfare (EW) systems, countermeasures, electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) systems, and various weapons.
  • Participates in software test activities to include test procedure creation and test plan development.
  • Collaborates with team members to design future enhancements

Job Detailstop

Location Chantilly, VA, 20670, United States
Categories Computer Software, Government, Professional
Sec Clearances DoE Clearance, Public Trust, DHS Suitability, Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/EBI, Top Secret (TS), Secret, Confidential, Interim, Other, Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Lauren Moretti
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Primary Phone 7039685220
Job Code 19263