Job ID: 2019514
Location: FORT BELVOIR, VA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 17, 2020
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
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SAIC is seeking an innovative Senior Sensor Scientist to lead advanced NVESD R&D initiatives as it relates to the design, oversight, assessment and employment of sensor architectures through software applications for all tactical environments and end user applications.
This position is contingent upon contract award and will be located at Ft. Belvoir, VA
Candidate will define specifications for new products and projects in conjunction with industry and technical government specialists. Candidate must have experience with a broad range of specialized sensors (thermal, optical, RF/Microwave, acoustic, etc..), current force and emerging tactical networks, Common Operation Pictures (COPS), mounted and dismounted power solutions, and efficient delivery of sensor data using efficient data transmission techniques. Candidate will support the Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) Special Products and Prototyping Division (SSPD) and its mission to develop, prototype, evaluate and provide worldwide field support of advanced R&D and specialized sensors for NVESD and other agencies.
QualificationsEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.