The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Engineering Scientist Associate - R and D Software Engineering Associate

Hiring department Applied Research Lab
Monthly salary $5,166 - $6,041+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Flexible from 700AM to 600PM
Posting number 12-11-16-01-4205
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Transcript. Work references should be former employers. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information


Research and development of real-time processing software applications for sonar and underwater acoustics including algorithm design, implementation, verification, and performance analysis.

Essential Functions

Design and implementation of real-time and data analysis software applications to support the development of high-frequency tactical sonar systems. Testing and integration of real-time and data analysis software applications. Document and present work performed.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Strong analytical and problem solving capability. Demonstrated ability of programming in the C/C++ programming languages. Thorough understanding of object-oriented programming concepts, data structures/design patterns/algorithm performance analysis. Posses basic understanding of Linux operating systems and administration. Applicant must have a dynamic skill set, willing to work with new technologies, be highly organized and capable of planning and coordinating multiple tasks and managing their time. The position will require attention to detail, effective problem solving skills and excellent judgment. Ability to work independently with sensitive and confidential information, maintain a professional demeanor, work as a team member without day-to-day supervision and effectively communicate with diverse groups of clients. Able to work under pressure and accept supervision. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. This includes the requirement of US Citizenship.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with automated scientific models for processing scientific data. Experience developing multi-threaded, multi-machine computational software applications. Experience with open-source build tools and procedures in the Linux environment. Familiarity with network design and configurations using TCP/IP over Ethernet. At least 2 years experience programming in the C/C++ programming languages. Cumulative GPA of 3.0

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Some weekend, evening and holiday work. Frequent use of manuals and books. Work in shared, windowless office space. Some intrastate/interstate travel.

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