Laurel, Maryland,
United States

Job Type
Full Time
Apply Deadline

* opens in a new window



Seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking software engineer to work on constructing the next phase of a simulation of the AN/SPY-1 radar: Work with/use knowledge of physics, signal processing, and control logic that enable a radar to operate Utilize GPGPUs and cross-language interfaces Work with radar engineers to develop an understanding of the design of evolving radar systems Create simulation software that represents that radar design Develop simulation framework and radar system components Integrate with other environmental and weapon systems simulations Use industry software development best practices, then extend those practices to cutting-edge improvements Support use of radar simulation in tasks ranging from the development of new algorithms and new system designs to how best to utilize the radar as it is deployed on Navy ships As needed, develop and test tools to monitor and optimize simulation execution


C++, Java, algorithm development, signal processing




Eagerness to learn test-driven development processes, functional programming, CUDA, new software languages such as Kotlin and Rust, combat weapon systems, and radar M.S. in Computer Science or Mathematics, or M.S. in another related technical field with significant software experience. Experience, including class projects or internships, that demonstrates the ability to develop software tools or translate scientific and engineering algorithms into tested simulation code Experience with multiple programming paradigms (declarative, imperative, functional, object-oriented) Experience with automated build tools and continuous integration, Understanding of design patterns Familiarity with test-driven development Proficient using git Fluency in multiple JVM and non-JVM languages, with an understanding of their strengths and weaknesses Experience using either CUDA or a high-level multithreaded programming model a plus


Expert Level ABOUT ACTALENT: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. Were supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

* opens in a new window