Algorithm Engineer

Job Description

Design, implement, and test infrared threat warning algorithms

• Involves development of algorithms for image processing, detection, signal extraction, and classification

• Improve performance of current machine learning-based classification algorithm

• Generate training data through modeling, simulation, and manipulation of collected data

• Contribute to the development of visualization and analysis tools in Python to support algorithm development

• Communicate designs and performance results to customers and stakeholders via presentations and white papers

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

• Modeling and simulation

• Experience with Python and C++

• Experience with software development in a Linux environment

• Good written and oral communication skills

• Must be self-starter and comfortable in a fast-paced development environment

• Real-world experience with neural networks is a plus

• Experience leading a small team is a plus

Preferred Skills and Education
BS in physics desired

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

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