Field Application Software Engineer

The software development team at Advanced GEOINT Systems (AGS) – Systems Integration Group (SIG) develops, implements, and integrates state-of-the art sensor-data processing and analytics technologies, providing compact and scalable solutions to challenging problems in areas of video analytics, sensor data processing, computer vision, and machine learning.

As a member of the software development team, the Field Application Engineer (FAE) will work with members of our software team, product managers, and customers to develop, integrate, configure, and apply multi-source intelligence processing, exploitation, and dissemination (PED) products. The FAE will develop strong relationships with key customer technical personnel to ensure customer satisfaction and grow our business. The FAE will become an expert in configuring and applying our products and will provide customer feedback to product managers and the development teams. When not supporting in the field, the FAE will contribute as part of team to develop web-based multi-source data exploitation applications.

The ideal candidate enjoys learning in a challenging environment, can work on multiple teams and projects, and can apply their technical skill in solving real-world problems.

FAE responsibilities include:

  • Understanding, applying, and communicating the technology concepts and implementations of our products
  • Setting up and integrating new software and hardware based systems at a variety of international and domestic customer locations
  • Supporting customer operation, use, and feedback of our systems
  • Training system and equipment users in order to provide an outstanding user experience and satisfaction
  • Contributing to the engineering and system test process in a software development role
  • Participating as a customer advocate in the engineering development process
  • Contributing to the development of customer support material such as technical manuals, application briefs, and product data sheets

Anticipated tasks for this position include:

  • Integration and operation of multi-source intelligence PED products at customer sites
  • Configuration, processing, and analysis of new sensor datasets
  • Development and enhancement of the existing “Hawkeye” multi-source data exploitation application.
  • Development and enhancement of the next-generation “GXP InMotion” real-time video analysis product. Reference Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Developers that know how to profile, optimize, and test their own code will fit best within our skilled and dynamic team Other job requirements include:
  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of technical experience with at least 2 of those years in customer service, or 9 years of experience, 2 in customer service, in lieu of degree
  • Experience installing, running, and troubleshooting software in both Linux (preferably RHEL/CentOS) and Windows
  • Strong problem solving skills using a clear understanding of facts and implementation of test plans and solution strategies
  • Programming experience in any scripting language (e.g., Python, Perl, Bash)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional organizational and prioritization skills
  • Have a positive attitude, self-motivation, and a results-oriented approach to business
  • US Citizenship and ability to obtain DoD clearance
  • A valid passport and the ability to travel frequently domestically or internationally Preferred Skills and Education While not critical to the open position, experience with the following skills are useful in our organization and will be helpful as you expand your roles and responsibilities:
  • SQL database configuration, optimization, and administration experience (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Multi-source processing, exploitation, and dissemination workflows
  • Experience with full-stack web application development processes, including: version control, documentation, code review, testing, building, packaging, and distribution
  • Programming experience in C, C++, Java, JavaScript, or Matlab

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