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SAR Image Scientist/Engineer

Dayton, Ohio

Job ID SAS20212610-71608
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Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

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    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
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Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: SAR Image Scientist/Engineer

Job Code: SAS20212610-71608

Job Location: Dayton, OH

Job Description: Seeking highly qualified and motivated scientist and engineer to support both GEOINT production and the continued advancement of non-literal Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) image processing. The individual will support advanced remote sensing exploitation functions through detailed technical data analysis and through the development and improvement of techniques and procedures for the Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (PED) of remotely sensed data, including the evaluation of data from new sensors. The candidate will work collaboratively with other scientists, engineers, and analysts on complex exploitation issues.

Essential Functions:

  • Utilize advanced GEOINT tools to analyze and exploit remotely sensed data to produce and disseminate GEOINT intelligence products
  • Perform non-literal exploitation of Active sensor data - i.e. Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)
  • Combine exploitation results with contextual findings discovered through research and other electo-optical (E/O) literal and non-literal data analysis to bring meaningful results.
  • Perform quality assurance and control review for own and team-members’ products prior to dissemination.
  • Analyze and develop processes to support the exploitation of unique, anomalous, and difficult datasets utilizing engineering principles and a physics-based analytical approach
  • Perform algorithm development (scripting/automation) for complex data exploitation processes, as needed.
  • Complete all mandatory security requirement/network, and sensor discipline training, as required.

Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong technical writing and briefing skills (experienced with MSOffice – Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in STEM field (Engineering, Physics, Remote Sensing, Mathematics, Geology, or a related scientific field)

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with ENVI, SOCET GXP, RemoteView, ArcGIS, and/or similar software tools. Ability to code/script, such as in Python, MATLAB, R, and/or IDL a plus.
  • Experience in processing and analyzing remote sensing data from active or passive sensors, especially SAR, spectral, and/or thermal data.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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