Image Scientist (TS/SCI)

Employer
Volt
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jan 17, 2019
Closes
Jan 30, 2019
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Science
Hours
Full Time
Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for an Image Scientist in Herndon VAMust have a current Active Government Security ClearanceThis is a 6 month contractDescription:* Working closely with government staff to identify technical challenges and study plans to address technical gaps * Assist the Government in developing operational concepts (CONOPS), mission threads, and approaches to solving the most challenging remote sensing problems * Working as a liaison between the government, Harris, and other contractors in a fast-paced technical office * Work with subject matter experts and program management to define scope and requirements for work packages to include: o Modeling and Simulation o Studies and data analysis o Product definition, exploitation, and disseminationRequired Experience:* Bachelor's Degree and 9+ year of relevant systems engineering experience, or equivalent * An active TS/SCI security clearance * 3-5 years of remote sensing technologies to including: o System Design o Ground Processing o Data Analytics o Algorithm Development o Modeling and SimulationDesired Skills:* Advanced degree in engineering, science, or related disciplines * Experience with advanced display and presentation technologies (eg Touchscreen appliances) * Ability to distill complicated technical concepts, briefs, and data outputs into succinct data products * Understanding of full spectrum remote sensing (UV through THz) and advanced remote sensing phenomenologies * Ability to operate in a Windows and Linux compute environments * AWS Cloud Computing * Ability to accommodate change through new tasking, and new tools * Desire to develop and apply creative solutions to a wide range of problems * Ability to quickly explain cutting-edge and complex technical concepts to non-technical audience * Excellent public speaking and advanced presentation skills * Working knowledge of MS Office applications, and modelling software * Organizing and leading programmatic and technical discussions with government and industry teams to initiate new program concepts and discuss program planning and execution approaches * A passion and pride in your work product and highest level of quality controlYear of Experience: 9 Years MinimumDegree Required: Bachelor's degreeThis is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world's leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

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