Ship Trials Software Systems Developer

Job ID
# of Openings Remaining
Residency Status
U.S. Citizenship Required
Employee Type
Time Type
Full Time


Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.

Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do.

Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


This position is part of a government-contractor team supporting full-scale submarine tests in the Fort Lauderdale area and The Bahamas. Responsible for developing, maintaining, upgrading, and operating acoustic and electromagnetic measurement systems and software. Analyzes user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.  Allocates requirements to existing or planned software modules.  Codes, unit tests, integrates, and validates software applications and utilities on Windows and Linux platforms.  Troubleshoots legacy software operations to maintain accurate and reliable operation.  Prepares software engineering documentation, software operation manuals, standard operating procedures, reference manuals, and test plans, procedures, and reports.  Performs software system installations and monitors equipment and software system performance to ensure software functional, system availability and reliability requirements are met.  Some local and long distance travel to client sites at Fort Lauderdale and The Bahamas (approximately 25% - 50% time).


Requires Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Math, Science, Computer Science or related field, and three to seven years of related software development experience. Must be proficient in at least one object-oriented language such as C#, C++ or Java, in order of preference. Knowledge and experience with database programming and SQL is desirable.  Must have demonstrable experience in developing and testing software in Microsoft Visual Studio.  The successful candidate will be familiar with software, operating system, and networking architectures in Windows and Linux. Course work and experience in physics, wave theory, signal processing, and acoustics is especially desirable.  Must have active DoD security clearance (Secret or above); U.S. citizenship required.  Ability to express ideas clearly and succinctly both verbally and through the written word is essential.  Above all, candidate must be a team player with strong customer interface skills.




Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Create Your Talent Network Profile

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.