Sr. Scientist - Navigation

Job Description
We are looking for a highly-skilled Senior Research Scientist seeking work in a fast-paced research and development environment. Leveraging your background in navigation and hardware, you will work closely with subject matter experts and software engineers to create and improve a broad range of technologies. Relevant sensor domains include, but are not limited to, inertial, electro-optics, infrared, radar, and sonar. You must be able to support an effort to understand and develop new technologies, prototyping new algorithms and assisting in their implementation.
The ideal candidate will also assist in marketing and business development efforts to include customer presentations and proposal writing. Significant opportunities for career advancement exist and candidates with strong potential for advancement are preferred.
BAE Systems FAST Labs TM is an entrepreneurial organization that performs R&D for customers in the defense and intelligence communities. Our group focuses on architectures, hardware, algorithm, and software system development for navigation.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, or related field, PhD preferred
  • Proficiency in C++ and MATLAB, Java would be a plus
  • Familiarity with programming on GPUs, FPGAs, and/or other embedded processors would be preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • US Citizenship is required, an Active US Security clearance is preferred.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Strong background in Navigation
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE 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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