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Synthetic Environments and Simulation

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Worcester, Worcestershire
  • Sector: Software Development
  • Date posted: 29/08/2017
  • Job reference: J373186A

Synthetic Environments and Simulation

Worcester area

Competitive Salaries and Packages DOE

Due to significant investment and expansion a Leading Science & Engineering company are seeking out individuals with experience in Synthetic Environments and Simulation to work on large scale defence projects in the UK. They currently have a number of roles available and are seeking professionals with varied levels of knowledge and experience.

They are looking for Experience in some or all of the below

  • Modelling and simulation for training, problem analysis or research. Development of tools and models to improve efficiency or answer complex problems.
  • Specifying or developing simulation systems using a blend of off-the-shelf technologies (such as serious games) and bespoke software.
  • Integrating, testing or providing through-life support to delivered solutions, including hardware and software components that are deployed as part of wider distributed simulation systems.
  • Understanding of concepts and principles underpinning Live, Virtual and Constructive training systems.
  • Experience of working in multi-disciplined teams, dealing with multiple stakeholders and clients, particularly in a military context.

They are looking for knowledge in some of the following

  • Distributed simulation utilising standards such as DIS, HLA and DDS or more broadly the DTEC Modelling and Simulation Standards Profile (DMSP).
  • Synthetic environments and associated technologies including Image Generation and visualisation of tactical or geospatial information.
  • Tactical environment simulation, including knowledge and understanding of Computer Generated Forces (CGF), role-players and component models.
  • Experience with games engines such as VBS2/3 or Unity may also be an advantage.
  • Broad understanding of computer architectures and network design, including virtualisation, IP communication and routing protocols.

You would be working for an industry leader and expert in defence, science and engineering and joining some of the world's finest scientific and technical minds helping solve some of the world's most challenging problems.

If you have any experience or knowledge within the above and are looking to start or further your career within Synthetic Environments and Simulation, please get in touch.