R&D Software Engineer/Developer
Dayton, OH

About $95,000 - $130,000 a year

Altamira Technologies has a long and successful history providing innovative solutions throughout the U.S. National Security community. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Altamira serves the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities by focusing on creating innovative solutions leveraging common standards in architecture, data and security. Altamira believes that our people and the culture of our company differentiate us from other companies.

We focus on recruiting talented, self-motivated employees that strive to find a way to get things done. Join our team of experts as we engineer national security!

Altamira is searching for a R&D Software Engineer/Developer with an active TS/SCI security clearance, to support our growing work with a government customer in Dayton, Ohio.

Job Responsibilities:
Provide software engineering and development support to produce and deliver results related to Space-Based Infrared Systems (SBIRS) Research and Development efforts.
Plans, conducts, and coordinates software development activities.
Designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to mission problems or questions in computer language for solutions by means of data processing equipment.
Applies the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle.
Applies knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in mission applications, information-processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software.
Corrects program errors, prepares operating instructions, compiles documentation of program development, and analyzes system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls.
Ensures software standards are met. Develop using Java, JavaScript, MATLAB, IDL, C++, HTML, Python and other programming languages approved by the government. Web-services shall be compliant with Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standards.
Develop and produce reports on algorithm development/enhancement, tools, and data sources.
Implement analytical approaches that require knowledge of traditional programming languages, such as Java, C++, Python and others.
Support systems engineering process in requirements analysis, validation, change control, and incorporation software information into appropriate engineering reviews.
Software development, testing, and V&V architecture requirements.
Developing and maintaining program level documentation; Software Development Plan.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant technical field.
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
Active TS/SCI Clearance (will consider Secret Collateral on case-by-case basis).
Prefer 5+ years of software engineering and/or development experience.
Experience with Java, JavaScript, MATLAB, IDL, C++, HTML, Python and other programming approved languages
Altamira is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.