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Job #: R-00005832
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Intern Technical
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The acoustics group in the Maritime Systems Division at Leidos has an opening for a Computer Science and Physics Intern to work in our Arlington, VA (Ballston) office.

This intern will support a Leidos IR&D in the area of acoustics, with possible work in machine learning.

Primary Responsibilities:

Implement Python and/or matlab code to conduct machine learning on acoustic datasets. Support at-sea testing and analysis of recorded acoustic datasets.

Basic Qualifications:

Currently pursuing an undergraduate education in computer science, math, physics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or computer engineering, with at least 2+ years completed. Maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale). The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership ability through community or campus involvement. Most importantly, an entrepreneurial, motivated, self-starter attitude is required. Software development or integration skills using Linux are a requirement for this position. Exposure to one or more of the following is highly desired: acoustic propagation modeling, machine learning, signal processing, underwater vehicles, or acoustic communication. Must be a ble to obtain a secret level clearance- US Citizenship required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Completion of a project or course in machine learning.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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