Missile Defense Analyst / Engineer

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
In order to apply for this or any other job you will need to log in.

Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Analyst / Engineer to join a diverse product engineering team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

This position will provide quick-reaction analysis, debugging, and solution support for large-scale, complex modeling and simulation (M&S) software that enables hardware-in-the-loop (HWIL) and digital testing of the Missile Defense System (MDS).  The individual selected for this position will be an Objective Simulation Framework (OSF) Rapid Response Event Support engineer with applicable technical interests, skills, and experience in support of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Models and Simulations Contract and Framework (MASC-F). The individual must be a self-starter with interest in problem solving. An engineer in this role responds to issues that arise in missile defense testing and performance assessment. They research and identify the root cause and provide paths forward. Since the root cause can be software, hardware, or data driven, this engineer must be capable of looking at various potential causes to drive out the solution. This engineer will also be required to understand products under development and provide provide end user support and user support documentation.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess at least 3 years experience and a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Computer, Software or Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, or similar degree with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
  • Candidate must have Linux or Unix operating system experience.
  • Position requires candidates to be capable of performing effectively in a collaborative engineering environment and working closely with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Candidate will be expected to represent Dynetics technically, professionally and ethically in an on-site customer environment and must be a resident of the North Alabama area or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama area.

Other Qualifications


Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge of:

  • The current and past MDA Frameworks (OSF, SSF, ET, or MDSE products)
  • Matlab, Python, and/or similar data analysis tools
  • The SAFe agile process
  • The GITLab and Version One Tools

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
Closing Date:

You might also like