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Software Engineer

Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio Job ID AS20210604-59290
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Job Title: Linguistic Software Engineer 

Job ID: AS20210604-59290

Job Location: Wright Patterson AFB, OH

Job Description:This position will be with the Warfighter Readiness Training contract. L-3 Link Simulation and Training has a requirement for a Software Engineer to support engineering activities associated with various research testbeds, primarily with Radio Frequency Threat System work.  The candidate will work as part of an engineering team to develop software applications and/or integrate off the shelf applications into simulation systems.  A key component of this role will involve work with linguistics and speech synthesis.

Essential Functions:

  • Design, develop, integrate, maintain, document, and test software as part of a team to support research relating to Radio Frequency Threat Systems.  Interact with other engineers, customers, and research scientists. 
  • Linguistics, especially phonology, intonation transcription systems, and morphology

  • Speech synthesis using open source machine learning techniques such as Merlin, HTS, Festival

  • Experience with software development languages such as C, C++, Java, Python


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar
  • Minimum 2 years experience 

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Familiarity with one or more foreign languages is desirable
  • Good oral and written communication skills

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