SR Electrical Software Engineer- Radar Engineer / Scientist

Huntsville, Alabama
Apr 16, 2024
Apr 17, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Engineer, Scientist
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate

Leidos Defense Systems is seeking a talented Radar Engineer/Scientist to perform radar analysis and create unique modeling and simulation solutions for the Threat Intelligence Community. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, LDS provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

LDS' Threat Intelligence and Exploitation Department is seeking an engineer or scientist with radar experience to support the United States Intelligence Community. The engineer/scientist in this role will partner with a technically diverse team to analyze and transform intelligence data into software models that further our understanding of threat systems. Furthermore, models are integrated and maintained in multidisciplinary simulations for use in analyzing the capability of these threat systems within complex environments.

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor's (or Master's) Degree from an ABET accredited school in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Applied Physics, Applied Math, or Software Engineering, with 8+ years of applicable experience in radar analysis, design, and modeling and simulation.
  • Candidate must demonstrate expertise in one or more of the following areas: RF antennas, receivers, signal processing, emissions scheduling, and electronic attack/electronic protection (EA/AP)
  • Programming skills in C/C++ and/or Matlab.

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

Desired Skills:

The preferred candidate will have the following attributes:
  • Possess an active DoD Secret security clearance or higher preferred
  • Skills, interests, and relevant experience in realizing practical radar designs and behaviors in software
  • Understanding of advanced radar signal propagation effects such as multi-path, clutter, and ducting
  • Strong documentation skills

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance
Original Posting Date: 2024-02-28
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range: Pay Range $101,400.00 - $183,300.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.