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Job #: R-00062804
Location: Dayton, OH
Category: Electrical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000.00
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos currently has an opening for a Senior Electrical Engineer to work in Dayton, OH. This position is in support of the Air Force Research Laboratory and will involve the analysis and testing of electro-optical/infrared systems (e.g., missiles) leading to the development of digital system models. The successful candidate will work well both independently and as part of a team.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform testing, characterization, and analysis of electro-optical/infrared systems
  • Perform circuit and software analysis
  • Collect and analyze data in support of digital model development
  • Perform digital model development using MATLAB and Simulink
  • Collect and analyze data in support of infrared countermeasure technique development
  • Produce reports, presentations, and participate in working groups

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering and 8+ years of related experience or Master's Degree with 6+ years of related experience
  • Position requires US citizenship and ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • Strong understanding of electronic control systems, microprocessors, and embedded software
  • Knowledge of and experienced with MATLAB, Simulink
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an engineering team
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to collaborate with a team of engineers and scientists
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • Knowledge of and experience with object-oriented programming in C/C++
  • Experience with electro-optical and infrared systems particularly infrared guided missile technology
  • Experience working in multi/cross-domain security environments
  • Experience working in secure networks
  • Experience with software reverse engineering
  • Experience FPGA and DSP code extraction

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

5000.00

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Electrical Engineering

Pay Range:

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About Leidos

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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.  For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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