Huntington Ingalls Industries Engineer Software 3 in Newport News, Virginia


Job Title:

Engineer Software 3

Department/Cost Center:

E04: Modeling & Simulatio

External Job Description:

Develops and enhances simulation frameworks software and tools, performance models and algorithms, threat models and command and control models. Simulates real-time operations and develops software that simulates behavior of systems. Develops integrates and uses advanced graphical user interfaces and visualization tools. Models operational environments, performs trade studies via computer simulation and recommends alternative architectures. Performs operational analysis and mission effectiveness analysis.

The individual may participate in a range of software development projects relating to modeling and simulation, both individually and in a team environment. The primary focus area will be in the design, implementation, documentation, and testing of simulation and software solutions for internal and external customers. In addition, individual will independently determine and develop technical solutions to a wide range of complex problems. May be required to function in technical leadership role. Individual will work closely with simulation analysts, subject matter experts, and customers to determine the best solutions. May conduct research and development activities for future modeling and simulation products.

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Marketing Title:

Java Developer 3

Basic Qualifications:

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.





Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

Relocation assistance will be available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred candidates will have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or in a relevant discipline such as Engineering.

Preferred skills include:

• Practical knowledge of the Java programming language or similar languages such as C# or C+• Knowledge of modeling and simulation, discrete event simulation, and statistics

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Experience in agile software development methodologies such as Scrum

• Demonstrated technical leadership capability

• Experience designing solutions for large complex problems