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AT&T Scientific Programmer and Analyst (Government) in Santa Barbara, California

AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Federal Government. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers’ mission.

AT&T has openings to work on different aspects of state-of-the-art modeling and simulation activities. The jobs will include technical research and analysis, programming, software engineering, modeling complex systems, and algorithm development on existing and new programs. The successful applicant will work with a team of scientists, engineers, and software specialists to produce innovative new capabilities and services based on existing products and application suite. Salary will be competitive based on qualifications and experience.

Required Skills, Experience, and Education:

  • We are looking for individuals with strong technical fundamentals from computer science, physics, engineering, mathematics or related fields.

  • We are in particular looking for applicants at the PhD and MS/MA level, but BS/BA graduates are also welcome to apply.

  • Applicant must be able to work in a team environment and possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Some US travel by commercial air may be required to attend meetings and present project results.

Required Clearance:

Applicant must be a US Citizen and willing to apply for security clearance (#none)


Strong programming skills, C++ and object-oriented experience, problem solving approach development, requirements analysis, software and technical testing, reading and writing documentation, proposal writing, and generating high content visualizations. Experience with electro-optical sensors and systems, radar systems, satellite operations and communications, or cyber security. MS Office and Visual Studio experience a plus.

We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.