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Multimedia Text Processing Software Engineer - Principal (Job Number:428499)


SAIC has an opening for a Multimedia Text Processing Principle Software Engineer who is responsible for contributing to projects in support of Multimedia Processing Research system development, improvement, and expansion.

Duties and responsibilities:

- Develop, maintain and enhance complex and diverse software systems such as processing-intensive analytics; novel algorithms; extremely large datasets; real-time systems; or business management information systems, based upon documented requirements.

- Review and test software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results.

- Resolve software problem reports. Provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, and the use of COTS/GOTS software in lieu of new development.

- Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs application software.

- Conducts analysis and collaborates with subject matter experts in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting.

- End product may be special use, customized, or commercial software.

- Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops autonomous services, desktop applications, web applications, scripts, and utility programs.

- Ensures software standards are met.


- Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience in Computer Science or closely-related discipline required .


- TS/SCI with Poly
- Citizenship U.S. citizenship


- Minimum 9 years of progressively responsible experience in software development, software engineering, data warehousing, Big Data analytics, or data visualization
- Significant Experience in the following technologies and areas:
- Software and web application development in Hadoop MapReduce, Java MapReduce, C++ Pipes MapReduce, Accumulo, HDFS, and MongoDB, including working in multiple-organization environments, developing and presenting documentation and recommendations
- Designing multi-layered, complex systems, integrating COTS and open-source software, and developing complex analytics systems
- Demonstrated experience using JIRA or equivalent software project management systems in an Agile software engineering team
- Experience with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) systems development and techniques.


- Experience with MDR-1 Analytics and Operational support
- Experience with SIGINT applications
- Experience with Deep Learning, Convolutional Neural Networks, and TensorFlow tools

Travel - Minimal travel required for this position

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jun 16, 2017, 2:53:29 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-COLUMBIA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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