Research Physicist or Electrical Engineer

Employer
Sotera Defense Solutions
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Industry
Engineering, Research
Hours
Full Time
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. is seeking a highly-motivated Physicist or Electrical Engineer to support the Naval Research Lab in Washington, DC. Must be able to obtain or maintain a Secret level Clearance. The Physicist/Electrical Engineer will:Work in a results-oriented team and to provide photonic solutions to challenging microwave problems including phased-array beamforming, antenna remoting, wideband spectral monitoring, and direction-finding for DoD and other Government applications.Perform optical and radio-frequency / microwave measurements, system design, and characterization. Publication and reporting of important results will be required. Minimum Requirements:MS, or PhD, in Physics, Applied Physics or Electrical Engineering with experience in fiber optics is preferred.Familiarity with microwave measurements (S-parameters, noise figure, nonlinearity) is desired as is experience with data processing and analysis (eg, use of Matlab to analyze results). Experience with optical systems - in particular fiber optics.Proficiency with at least one of the following software packages is required: Matlab, Mathematica, Python.Desired Qualifications:Publication of research in the open literature and attendance at conferences is encouraged.Must be able to obtain or maintain a Secret level Clearance. #CB About The Organization: Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. (Sotera) is an agile, mid-size national security technology company that delivers innovative systems, solutions and services in support of the critical missions of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and federal law enforcement agencies charged with ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our 1,200 employees are focused on delivering essential counterterrorism, cyber operations, intelligence, data analytics, C4ISR and force mobility solutions to our customers throughout the national security community.Sotera Defense Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with Sotera through its online applicant system, please contact Sotera's recruiting team at [Click Here to Email Your Resume].