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Job #: TR-659556
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Category: Signal Processing Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Leidos' Sensors and Phenomenology Operation has a vacancy for a Radar Exploitation Scientist to join our team in Beavercreek, OH.

The Radar Exploitation Scientist will support and conduct research and development in sensor and sensor exploitation technology and implement solutions in software, both in research tools as well as real-time embedded applications utilizing the latest data exploitation techniques including machine learning techniques. Addressing our customers' challenging mission requirements necessitates research and development of new capabilities as well as making improvements to existing systems. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be required to quickly develop an understanding of legacy efforts and engineer improvements to meet new requirements.

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

- Master's degree Electrical Engineering or Computer Science and 6-10 years of prior relevant experience. PhD preferred

- Experience with radar signal and image processing analysis and concept

- Experience with machine learning techniques applied to sensor data exploitation

- Familiarity with MATLAB and associated signal processing toolkits is expected

- At least 7 years of experience programming in the C/C++ environment

- Excellent written and oral communications skills and the ability to effectively interface with and brief technical solutions to customers and large groups

- Must have an active Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

- Experience with automatic target recognition technologies and concepts

- Familiarity with embedded processing (e.g. CPU/GPU implementations)

- Experience processing radar data

- Experience simulating radar signature data


External Referral Eligible


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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