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Engineer Software 3 - 2096

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Virginia Beach, VA, US, 23452

Company: HII's TSD

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 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, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.




Job Description

Huntington Ingalls Industries Defense and Federal Solutions is seeking a highly motivated individual with extensive software engineering experience to design, develop, test, integrate, and deliver emerging technologies through rapid protyping that provide Live, Virtual, and Constructive (LVC) training capabilities to the U.S. Navy customer. Candidate will serve as the Software Engineer reporting to the Lead Senior Software Engineer at the Huntington Ingalls Industries facility in Virginia Beach, VA.


Essential Job Responsibilities

Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve complex software engineering issues related to the experimentation test bed. Design, develop, test, integrate, and deliver emerging technologies through rapid prototyping that provide Live, Virtual, and Constructive (LVC) training capabilities to the U.S. Navy customer.

Minimum Qualifications
  • 5 year relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 0 years experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Possess the ability to identify, troubleshoot, and resolve complex software engineering issues related to the experimentation test bed.
  • Experience writing well-documented, reusable code in C, C++, C#, or other object-oriented programming languages.
  • Experience using High Level Architecture (HLA) and Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) protocols.
  • Experience with network programming and implementing TCP/UDP network applications.
  • Experience using Windows and Linux Operating Systems.
  • Possess an active DoD Secret security clearance or have held a Secret clearance within the past 5 years.
  • Possess U.S. Citizenship.
  • Willing to travel up to 20%.
  • Able to conduct daily commutes to the primary work location in Virginia Beach, VA.
Preferred Requirements
  • Possess experience with Joint Semi-Automated Forces (JSAF) and Navy Continuous Training Environment (NCTE) within the Fleet Synthetic Training (FST) construct is considered a plus.
  • Use industry standard source control and issue tracking systems (Git, Confluence, Jira, etc.).
  • Self-starter with the ability to lead projects and is comfortable briefing government stakeholders and industry partners.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and work under stressful conditions with compressed project timelines.
  • Possess the CompTIA Security+ certification.
Physical Requirements
Adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements Software Engineer family.



Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach