Staff Engineer Modeling, Simulation and Analysis

Job Details Description The MS&A Group is expanding our team of scientists and engineers performing research, development, and analysis in the areas of fragmentation mechanics, blast characterization, weapons effects modeling, analysis-of-alternatives studies, and trade space analyses for concept and developmental weapon programs. The MS&A Group performs experimentation, develops models, and uses analytical methodologies to evaluate weapons effectiveness in complex, networked environments. ARA is an employee-owned company with an attractive benefit package that includes 401-K, Employee Stock Ownership, Flexible Spending Plan and various insurance options.  Our specialty is finding innovative solutions to complex technical problems.  We are seeking talented and motivated individuals who can help us meet our objective of providing quality service to our customers.  Key customers include the US Air Force, US Navy, and other Government agencies. Qualifications: Required Skills: Applicants must be a United States citizen, and have an Active DoD Secret Security Clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain one. Bachelor's degree (required) or graduate degree in engineering, physics, mathematics, or a related discipline Excellent oral and written communication skills for technical and non-technical audiences The ability to exercise independent judgment and discretion within broadly defined goals and a dynamic team environment Desired Skills: Experience with statistical analysis of experimental results Experience with Linux based systems Experience with CAD programs such as SolidWorks, BRL-CAD, AutoCAD, etc. Experience with scriptinglanguages such as Perl, Python, Lua, etc. Experience with Operations Research techniques, including Optimization & Machine Learning methods The successful candidate will demonstrate the following behaviors: Organized, independent, and self-motivated. Able to plan ahead and keep track of multiple taskings. Solution-oriented. Positive attitude; willing to ask questions and work with a team to get the job done. Good time management skills. Able to prioritize tasks and complete them on-time and on-budget. At ARA, our employees are our greatest assets. The corporation realizes that employee ownership spawns greater creativity and initiative along with higher performance and customer satisfaction levels. ARA gives its employees the tools, training, and opportunities to take more active roles as employee-owners. The culture is challenging; innovation and experimentation are the norm. Employees are eligible for contributions which not only add to the company's success, but also their own through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Our motto, "Engineering and Science for Fun and Profit" sums up the ARA experience. No phone calls or faxes please. STAFF02205
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