Software Engineer

Location: Boston • Dayton • Orlando

Aptima is a market leader in optimizing human performance within complex, mission-critical systems. Aptima currently has an opening for a Software Engineer who will be responsible for the full life-cycle development on new and existing projects.  We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative professional with no experience or up to 4 years of relevant experience working in a product-driven software development environment or scientific research environment.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Lead and materially contribute to all phases of technical software development
  • Requirements analysis, design, implementation, and testing of innovative new applications
  • Collaboration with the science based technical staff, contractors and customers to identify system and software requirements
  • Write functional and technical documentation

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree or MS in Computer Science or related field
  • No experience or up to 4 years’ experience as a software developer
  • Strong analytical, problem identification and reporting skills
  • Proven track record of innovative technical contribution
  • Excellent communications skills (verbal and written)

The candidate must demonstrate professional development experience with:

  • At least two of the following programming languages: C#, C++, JavaScript
  • Web technologies and XML
  • Relational databases and SQL
  • HTML5, JavaScript, CSS
  • Object oriented development methods

Experience with any of the following would be a plus:

  • .NET Framework
  • Integrated Development Environments (e.g. Visual Studio, Eclipse)
  • Natural language processing
  • Modeling algorithms, game systems, web-based applications
  • SBIR- and/or DOD-related software projects
  • Distributed interactive simulation applications or environments (working knowledge of HLA and/or DIS)

Aptima will not compensate applicants for any travel or relocation expenses to fill this position. All applicants must be willing to work onsite in one of Aptima’s locations, Monday through Friday (no telecommuting or compressed schedules). Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume/vita in MS Word to

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