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Visualization Specialist

Job ID: 196424
Location: VICKSBURG, MS, United States
Date Posted: Aug 22, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Modeling/Sim Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description


** Relocation Assistance available for Qualified Candidates with an Active Secret clearance **

** This position is in Vicksburg, MS **



Program Requirements:

The Data Analysis and Assessment Center (DAAC), is part of the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) which supports and provides robust interactive data analysis tools (such as EnSight, ParaView, VisIt which are configured by DAAC to run in a client-server mode from local user workstations to HPC systems, and a special home-grown VNC solution called the Secure Remote Desktop).  The DAAC also provides very high quality custom visualization deliverables of simulation data for users running on HPC systems. Further, the DAAC explores and promotes advanced visualization technology such as AR/VR solutions with Unity and Unreal game engines, participates in cross-HPCMP collaborations with customers, contractors and technology partners, and maintains a working relationship with other government entities to promote and advance data analysis and visualization applications.

Team SAIC is looking for a Visualization Analysis Expert who will become a vital team player in the Data Analysis and Assessment Center (DAAC) and will perform various duties related to Data Analysis and/or Visualization.



Typical Education and Experience:


  • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience accredited college or university leading to a Bachelors or higher degree that included a major field of study in professional engineering, computer engineering, software design, or computer science. Additional experience in lieu of degree


Required Skills and Abilities


·       Proficiency in using one or more of the following data analysis packages: EnSight, VisIt, and ParaView.

·       Demonstrated experience in the areas of scientific visualization, data analysis and high performance computing. 

·       Working knowledge of Linux/Unix OS, shell scripting, a work load manager or batch queueing system, MPI tools, compiling ParaView and Visit from Superbuild scripts, using CMake, programming familiarity with C++, Python, Fortran, working with GIT repositories, SSH familiarity including tunneling, reverse tunneling, and port forwarding.

·       Excellent problem solving and debugging skills

·       Demonstrated ability to analyze complex technical problems and develop innovative solutions that leverage resources and meet customer needs effectively.

·       Excellent customer interaction skills including written and verbal communication

·       Team oriented individual capable of multi-tasking in a dynamic, demanding environment

·       Organizational skills to balance and prioritize work in a dynamic work environment, and persistence to follow-through on tasks in the face of obstacles



  • Current/Active Secret clearance to start; Ability to obtain Top Secret clearance


Desired Skills

  • Familiarity with workload manager/job/batch scheduling tools such as Altair PBS, SLURM, LSF


Desired Qualifications



SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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