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Software/Controls Engineer

Company: Bowhead / UIC Technical Services
Location: Dahlgren
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Software/Controls Engineer (DETO-22-0955-F)

Bowhead is seeking an Software/Controls Engineer with a coding experience with FPGA and/or C/C++ background to assist our team in Dahlgren, VA with the technical and operational services in support of DE projects within NSWCDD E10. Specific activities within the scope of this effort include the application of DE system technologies, deployment, and operations of High Powered Radio Frequency (HPRF) systems for a counter improvised explosive device mission-set.

Duties for this position include:
- Assisting with the design, integration, and testing of the RF generation, transmission, control, and antenna components
- Assisting with the modeling and simulation of the RF system
- Assisting with the development and execute of intermediate, component-level, and full system testing
- Communicating with Government and other contractor technical SMEs and leaders

--- Three (3) years of experience developing user-interfaces, controls, and other software tools related to DE-systems and integrating spectrum awareness systems.
--- Demonstrated experience with Web Development using HTML/JavaScript and Windows Service Development using C#.
--- Demonstrated experience with U.S. Navy/Joint DE systems including pulsed power, RF, Laser, and CIED systems and other EMMW-related projects.
--- Preferred experience in Sharepoint development with Power Application certification.
--- Extensive experience with MS Office products
--- Experience with VNA and swept/Real-time spectrum analyzers a plus
--- Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must currently hold a security clearance at the Secret level. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.

In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire.

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC's Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant's resume/application may be subject to verification.

Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (

UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting. Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.

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Keywords: Bowhead / UIC Technical Services, Alexandria , Software/Controls Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Dahlgren, Virginia

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