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C++/ Java/ MATLAB - Software Developer
Job CategoryMA - Software Engineering and/or Development
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code17:BC-D4-015
Job Description
Solidus is searching for a Software Developer with experience in MATLAB, Java and C++ to support maintenance, integration, validation, configuration management, and documentation of collision avoidance system software.  

- Activities will include participation in collision avoidance software development, software integration, simulation, and data analysis
- Candidates must possess the skills to analyze operational problems in detail and to develop deployable solutions
- The successful candidate will use a variety of tools such as MATLAB and Java/C++ and will work as part of a team.

The successful candidate will support a program developing a prototype next generation Airborne Collision Avoidance System (called ACAS X) along with a modeling and simulation environment in which the prototypes can be tested prior to flight testing.  This team is also collaborating with several other organizations in a series of system operational flight tests.  As part of those operational experiments, some versions of the prototype ACAS X software are carried aboard experimental aircraft to assess system performance in a real flight environment.

- US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
- MS in Software Engineering or Computer Science with a minimum of three years of directly related experience
- OR BS in Software Engineering or Computer Science with a minimum of five years of directly related experience
- Proficient with compiled programming languages, such as C/C++
- Experience with object oriented programming
- Experience with formal software development and software architectures
- Experience developing, debugging, and executing software in a Windows and Linux environment
- Experience with version control management, with revision control systems such as SVN or Git
- Experience deploying software products to customers
- Familiarity with the Julia programming language
- Familiarity with the agile software engineering process
- Familiarity with MATLAB analysis script development
- Familiarity with generating, debugging, and executing C/C++ and Java code from MATLAB

A highly successful candidate will have the following special skills:
- Experience with simulation through parallel/cluster computing
- Experience evaluating complex systems, and processing large datasets such as surveillance data
- Experience specifying and developing real-time surveillance data processing and visualization tools
- Experience specifying, developing, and verifying models and simulations
- Experience with Monte Carlo simulation and statistical methods
- Knowledge of aircraft dynamics, airspace/Air Traffic Control operations, and air traffic surveillance systems such as TCAS, ADS-B, and airborne radar
- Familiarity with interfacing software and hardware over local networks
- Familiarity with air traffic surveillance and control
- Familiarity with parallel processing and interprocess communication.

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm