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Software Engineer


Hauppauge, NY, US, 11788 Columbia, MD, US, 21046 Washington, DC, US, 20003

Advanced Acoustic Concepts, LLC, a joint venture between Leonardo DRS and Thales Company, is a technical leader in the fields of sonar systems, sonar signal processing, acoustic training systems, and open architecture system and software integration.   The venture focuses on emerging areas in the undersea warfare domain where the customer has identified mission-critical needs. For additional information about Advanced Acoustic Concepts, please visit our website at http://www.aaccorp.com.


Title: Software Engineer


Job Location: Hauppauge, NY, Columbia, MD, Washington, D.C.


Position Summary: Responsible for the design, development, document, and test of computer software applications and software system services on SONAR signal processing system. Interfaces with cross functional teams to develop software solutions for system applications, operating systems, hardware drivers, and system services.


Duties and Responsibilities:  The Software Engineer is responsible for performing tasks as directed which includes the following but is not limited to these tasks: 

  • Develop or modify software application designs based on customer specifications and user requirements
  • Maintain and support existing software baselines and system services
  • Implement, integrate, and document software systems,  subsystems, and services
  • Support software testing, installation, and integration activities
  • Demonstrate ability to complete a technical project independently and as part of a team.
  • Communicate clearly (written and oral) with engineering, program management and the customer as required


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related technical field
  • Experience with LINUX OS configuration and operations
  • Hands-on software development and debug and Linux OS system services implementation experience
  • Understanding of modular software architecture design and system software integration implementation 
  • Proficiency in C/C++  and/or Java programming language
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US DoD Security Clearance.


Additional Desirable Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Active DoD Security Clearance preferred
  • CORBA, ACE/TAO, Graphical User Interface Programming and UML Design
  • Network skills: TCP/IP, UDP Protocols, CISCO Network Switches 
  • Familiarity with solving software compilation issues and OS package dependencies
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experience
  • Experience writing, maintaining and using GCC Make-files 


Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 25 lbs.: up to 25% of time  
  • Walking: up to 25% of time
  • Climbing, Bending, Standing, Stooping: up to 10% of time
  • Sitting: up to 75% of time
  • Travel: up to 10% of time


 AAC works on a 9/80 compressed schedule whereby employees work 80 hours in 2 weeks with every other Friday off.


Advanced Acoustic Concepts, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #MCSS

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

Our employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish this through:

INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.

OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE. We set high standards of performance for ourselves and others. We consistently deliver excellent products and services. We adhere to quality levels demanded by our customers. We assume responsibility and accountability to achieve excellence. We settle for nothing less.

CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long-term relationships with our customers.

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION. We accept unconditionally the value that every individual has to offer. We embrace different points of view. We continually foster an environment that enables all employees to contribute to their full potential. We cooperate together as a diverse workforce serving a diverse population.

INNOVATION.  At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed 
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.  We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. 

For additional information on  Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty