Radar Signature and Sensor Analyst - Engineer/Scientist

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented radar signature and sensor analyst to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex weapon and sensor systems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

Dynetics' Threat Intelligence and Exploitation Department is seeking an engineer or scientist with requisite skills and interest to support Radar Cross Section (RCS) modeling and analysis for the Department of Defense and United States Intelligence Community. Experience in RCS modeling based on computational electromagnetic (CEM) predictions and/or measurements, radar modeling and analysis, and digital signal processing (DSP) are also desired. A strong technical background (in engineering, math, or physics) and experience in programming (with MatLab, Python, C/C++, or similar) are required.

The position will include collaboration within a team and customer environment while emphasizing individual contributions to produce products that are valuable to the customer. Candidate must have good people skills, be an effective communicator, and have the desire to work with a highly technical team of engineers.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree or higher from an ABET accredited university in Engineering or Physics (or equivalent).
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in RCS modeling and analysis is required
  • The candidate should be knowledgeable in one or more RCS prediction tools (Xpatch, SAF, SENTRi, etc.) and have some knowledge of standard RCS file formats (N-point, APSM, 3DSC, etc.).
  • Candidate must be able to interact effectively with individuals of different experience levels and backgrounds including government and external industry personnel.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Candidate should be experienced in MatLab, Python, C/C++, or similar language/tool for data analysis.
  • Must have an active Secret Clearance

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville / North Alabama area.


Other Qualifications

Preferred experience:

  • Experience with CAD tools for developing radio frequency (RF) signature models (SolidWorks, CREO, NX, ModelMan, Rhino, Cubit, etc.) and corresponding file formats.
  • Experience with Unix/Linux OS.
  • RCS model development and analysis using a high-performance computing (HPC) system.
  • Ambition towards continuous learning, innovation, and diverse work requirements.
  • Current Top Secret clearance.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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