Job ID: 2013511
Location: FORT KNOX, KY, United States
Date Posted: Sep 19, 2020
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC is hiring a Software Engineer to support JROTC's curriculum
management software system at the JROTC Headquarters at Fort Knox, KY.
JOB DESCRIPTION: This position is for a Software Engineer to develop and sustain JROTC's Curriculum Manager v3 (CM) application. In this position you will be part of a team developing a suite of .NET desktop applications using C#, .NET and WPF.
The purpose of the Curriculum Manager v3 (CM) application is to enable instructors easier access to all curriculum materials and to integrate all3rd party content. The CM is a software application that organizes all Army JROTC Curriculum materials into a centralized integrated database. The CM is also seamlessly integrates with the Infrared (IR), Radio Frequency (RF), and Virtual Response Device (VI/VRD) technology. CM allows multiple instructors to use their unique logins on one computer, keeping their rosters and schedules private. Instructors also have the ability to share curriculum plans (core and electives) with others on the same computer. The software engineer provide JROTC /JSOCC Training and Tech support and directly interface with the end using customers to ensure the supported system is being used effectively and efficiently. Maximizing the capability of the system in the field is a fundamental responsibility of this candidate.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM: Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps (JROTC) is the largest youth program, with an accredited curriculum, in high school. It serves as a character and leadership development program for our nation’s high school students. High school students enrolled in JROTC are “Cadets”.
There are approximately 314,000 Cadets enrolled in JROTC in 1,731 high schools, led by 4,000 retired Army Instructors.
This program’s design focuses on the development of better citizens by building skills in leadership, personal growth and behaviors, citizenship, decision making, health and fitness, first aid, team building, service learning, and geography; all within a student-centered learning environment.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
US Citizenship and ability to obtain a Secret Clearance is required for this position.
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 saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability