AFSIM Modeling and Simulation Specialist

$74,684 - $150,000 yearly
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  • Alexandria, VA, USA
  • Jan 23, 2023
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job description
Infoscitex, this company, is seeking an Advanced Framework for Simulation Integration & Modeling (AFSIM) Modeling and Simulation Specialist to support extensive high visibility Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis (MS&A) efforts.
 
Are you interested in working in a high-tech company on cutting edge technology to help solve national security problems? Do you want to be challenged every day supporting world class research and development?
If so, Infoscitex may be the place for you! This company's Infoscitex is an employee owned organization known for creating agile technology solutions across the U.S. Defense, Aerospace, Human Factors, and Security markets.As a member of our team, you will support defense technologies along with research and development in Quantico, VA, having opportunities to work in a dynamic environment, with state of the art simulation technologies, simulation integration experts, and experienced military Subject Matter Experts (SME). Our work focuses on conducting capability assessments for emerging miliary technologies and ensuring related tools and methodologies are suitable to inform Department of Defense (DoD) decision makers.
 
Essential Job Functions:
As an AFSIM Modeling & Simulation Specialist, you could expect to: Construct military models and entities of varying complexity in AFSIM. Provide dynamic scripting techniques to produce modelled entity actions/interactions in AFSIM. Create and enhance operationally relevant scenarios that accurately represent actions, reactions, and interactions between entities in the AFSIM simulation.
Contribute to the development and execution of MS&A study plans to be conducted using AFSIM. Collaborate with subject matter experts, such as pilots and technologists, to identify requirements for system implementation in AFSIM. Coordinate with team members to contribute to execution of analysis of studies, analyse AFSIM results, and prepare and present study findings. Collaborate with agile AFSIM software development teams to build and enhance MS&A solutions. Collaborate with study leads and customer stakeholders to identify study requirements and develop relevant technical approaches.
 
Requirements:
Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required. At least a BS degree in engineering, science, mathematics, or a related technical discipline and at least 5 years of related analysis experience. At least 2 years of hands-on experience creating AFSIM scenarios and models for engagement and/or mission level studies. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information: TS level U.S. DoD security clearance. Must have TS clearance. Excellent written and verbal English communications skills. Ability to apply the scientific method to diverse MS&A efforts. Scripting or programming experience. Ability to work well in team environments. Ability to travel, as required.
 
Desired Skills:
MS in engineering, science, mathematics, or related technical discipline. Active security clearance, Top Secret/SCI or higher. Experience with any of the following: STK, JMP, Python, C++, or R. Familiarity with modern military systems, both foreign and domestic.