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Software Engineer

Dayton, Ohio Contract Job ID: 2110131504
Estimated Duration: 7 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Software Engineer near Dayton, OH. 

Our Link Simulation and Training has a requirement for an entry-level Software Engineer located in Dayton / Beavercreek, OH. This position will be with the Warfighter Readiness Training contract supporting the Air Force Research Laboratory Warfighter Interactions and Readiness Division in the development of various simulator system testbeds.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Support software development activities, execute technical tasks throughout the software development lifecycle, research new technologies, and adhere to best practices based on customer requirements and goals.
  • Support Distributed Mission Operations (DMO) and LVC training through the development of software utilizing Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS), High-Level Architecture (HLA) or similar protocols
  • Work with the SW engineering team to develop and/or integrate software components for application development, and conduct unit testing to ensure all unit-level requirements are satisfied. Duties will include executing all levels of testing and validation events as well as the test and build process to ensure that developed/integrated software components function and interoperate as required within and between systems.

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 0-2 years related experience in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or similar field.
  • Must have the ability to obtain a Secret Security clearance.
  • Knowledge of and experience with object-oriented programming in languages such as C/C++ or Java.
  • Proficiency developing software on Windows and Red Hat and/or similar Linux systems.
  • Ability to work independently under regular direction as part of an engineering team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • US Citizenship required

Focus Areas:
  • Flight simulation, aircraft systems and distributed simulation.
  • Computer graphics (OpenGL or DirectX), networking and the GIT version control system.
  • F-16, F-22, F-35 OFP systems and avionics.
  • Secure software development processes based from the Risk Management Framework (RMF).
  • Containerization and virtualization.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires PDS Tech, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement

PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

As a Federal Contractor, PDS Tech, Inc. is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.
For information please click on the following link: E-Verify