Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Roles & Responsibility

Work as an experienced software or systems engineer to lead and support system-of-systems Modeling and Simulation (M&S) efforts for commercial, satellite, and military Army networks for customers. Demonstrate knowledge of available tools and techniques in M&S for architectures based on existing and new communications systems. Candidate will be in the role of lead integrator of simulation and emulation tools (specifically Extendable Mobile Ad-hoc Network Emulator (EMANE) and Joint Network Emulator (JNE)) into the larger Modeling, Emulation, Simulation, Tool for Analysis.

Work on a team of 4-8 people who will be responsible for (1) installing, configuring, and operating the simulation and emulation tools, (2) developing code to automate configuration and setup of M&S tools, (3) develop new emulation/simulation models of existing or emerging network systems, (4) configuring external connections to live radios, routers and other hardware, and (5) conducting full scale analysis testing and producing analysis reports.


-10+ years of experience with Modeling and Simulation (M&S)

-Experience with Data Collection, Reduction, and Analysis (DCRA) tools and frameworks, including JNE, CES+, EMANE, Wireshark, MGEN, and MATLAB

-Experience with leading teams to satisfy objectives and milestones

-Ability to operate independently and as a part of a team

-Ability to present material to internal and external audiences

-Active Secret clearance

-Experience with C/C++ and Java programming languages

-Experience with Python, SQL, Perl, XML

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BS degree in CS, EE, or a related field

Company Description:

Why Ad hoc Research Associates?

  • Challenging careers across a wide spectrum of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (C5ISR) technologies.
  • Protégé/Mentoring opportunities with leading subject matter experts and rising future talent. One Team – a collaborative environment offering opportunities to work in direct support of our customers and industry partners.
  • Competitive salaries combined with a Best-of-Breed Benefits package including paid holidays, paid leave, 401K, Health, Dental & Vision plans, STD/LTD, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Education/Tuition Assistance, Flexible Spending Account, direct deposit, & more.
  • Competitive Salary.