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SCOAA - Automation Developer (Simulation V&V)

Point Solutions Group

Point Solutions Group

Software Engineering
Huntsville, AL, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 25, 2023

Point Solutions Group is part of a team providing development and operational support to a major intelligence contract in the Huntsville area. We are currently looking to hire a skilled Automation Developer to be part of a software verification and validation (V&V) team for integrated threat modeling and simulation (M&S) aiding in United States war fighting efforts. Candidates, in order to be considered for this opportunity must be able to maintain an active Top Secret / SCI Clearance and support on site work at the Prime contractor’s location in Huntsville, AL.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing and maintaining software for use with automated testing of multiple threat models in a single simulation using Jenkins open-source software, including: 
  • Creating and maintaining Jenkins pipelines for threat model tests 
  • Creating and maintaining Python code which validates experiment results and generates graphs, plots, and error reports 
  • Creating and maintaining Windows batch and Linux shell scripts 
  • SCM using git/GitLab 
  • Data analysis of force-on-force experiment results 
  • Creating tools for parsing and analyzing test results from previous Jenkins runs. 
  • Understanding M&S concepts and integrated threat modeling. 
  • Performing V&V scenario creation, testing, and analysis of integrated threat models. 
  • Producing V&V test plans and reports. 

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a computer programming field (e.g. Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering) and 2 years of related experience or Associate's degree in related field with 6 years of related experience 
  • Experience with programming with Python and Qt, and Windows batch scripting and Linux shell scripting
  • Active TOP SECRET clearance with SCI is required. DIA CI Polygraph required within 6 months of hire date 
  • Must be proficient with Windows command line tools 
  • Effective oral and written communications skills
  • Fully proficient in the use and integration of MS Office Word, Excel, and Power Point applications
  • Well-organized and able to multi-task while working in a fast-paced team/lab environment

 Desired Qualifications

  • Previous experience using Jenkins automation 
  • Previous experience using M&S environments 
  • Previous experience using Git and Gitlab for file configuration management 
  • Previous experience using Issue Tracking software such as Mantis 
  • Military Weapon Systems experience is a plus