Signal Processing Scientist Jobs in Chantilly, VA at Applied Technology Associates

Title: Signal Processing Scientist

Company: Applied Technology Associates

Location: Chantilly, VA

Salary: $80K – $100K*

Category: Aerospace & Defense

Job Description:

ATA is seeking applicants to serve as a Principal Research Scientist in the Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Sensor Program.

Essential Functions:

– Maintain a safe and healthy laboratory environment during all research of test activities

performed in connection with the SVAT contract

– Signal processing algorithm development

– Data analysis

– Modeling and simulations

– Research and development

– Perform all other duties as assigned

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

RequiredEducation andExperience:

– Current U.S. Department of Defense Top Secret Clearance

– Bachelor’s degree in associated field or equitable experience

– Five (5) years of experience with developing advanced signal processing solutions for complex

valued data sets

– Competency in MATLAB

– Ability to develop software in languages such as Python, Java and/or C++

PreferredEducation andExperience:

– Current Top Secret/SCI Clearance

– Graduate degree in associated field or equitable experience

– Experience in rapid prototyping and testing of advanced signal processing techniques to extract

geophysical and man-made feature attributes is highly desired.

– Ability to be creative and innovative in developing technical solutions to non-traditional problems

using complex data is highly desired.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are nominally Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, though some out-of-area and overnight travel may be required.


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