The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
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Engineering Scientist Associate - ASW Systems Engineering Associate

Hiring department Applied Research Lab
Monthly salary $5,666 - $6,500+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 18-04-13-01-4205
Job Status Closed
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 1
General Notes

An agency designated by the federal government handles the investigation as to the requirement for eligibility for access to classified information. Factors considered during this investigation include but are not limited to allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations, drug involvement, the likelihood of continuation of such conduct, etc.

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: Transcripts. 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

Purpose

Member of a project team providing ASW systems/software support to a major program office, including the requirements, development, integration, test, measurement, and reporting support of technologies and systems used in acoustic processing systems within the Signal and Information Systems Laboratory of ARL:UT.

Essential Functions

Design, develop, configure, integrate and test software to meet specified requirements. Design, develop, integrate, and test software for use as stand-alone products, as well as modular components to be integrated into a larger framework or virtualized architecture. Communicate with project team members, supervisors, sponsors for timely implementation of project requirements. Document project implementation and brief overall use of project and status.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Support development of program plans and schedules. Perform analyses of specific problems and issues. Develop technical briefings and reports. Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in computer/ electrical/ software engineering, computer science, or other applied sciences. Work within a team environment and with end-users. Provide system-level design and engineering support for software system applications. Develop graphical user interfaces and web application user interfaces. May prepare project reports and continue technical education. Ability to work independently with sensitive and confidential information, maintain a professional demeanor, effectively communicate with diverse groups, and respond quickly to user needs. Ability to address usability and ease-of-use by a diverse user base. U.S. Citizen. Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information at the level appropriate to the project requirements of the position.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in computer/ electrical/ software engineering, computer science, or other applied sciences and two plus years of experience in a related field. Demonstrated experience developing software in Java, JavaScript, Python, and C++. Experience with Oracle and SQL. Experience designing, developing, debugging, and deploying interactive web-based user interfaces that may include layered overlays, using KML/KMZ and XML file formats. Experience integrating modular software components into external systems/frameworks. Experience converting MATLAB code to other languages. Knowledge of current software technology standards and demonstrated ability to apply industry standards in a project, and use discipline in configuration management, development, testing, and documentation. Cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Working conditions

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

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