Position, Navigation, and Timing Engineer

Washington, DC
May 21, 2019
May 23, 2019
Full Time
Job Number: R0058112

Position, Navigation, and Timing Engineer
The Challenge:

What if you could use your engineering skills to transform Position, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) technology? As an electrical engineer, you understand the power behind complex systems. That knowledge is key when it comes to working with clients to identify problems, generate solutions, and communicate results. We're looking for an electrical engineer who can use their skills to perform a variety of support tasks that may include data analysis, algorithm development, simulation, and modeling of PNT systems. Our team develops programmatic strategies for complex PNT problems. That's why we need you, an electrical engineer with knowledge of PNT systems and digital signal processing (DSP) methods, to help us evaluate resiliency tools and practices for PNT systems. We'll look to you to share your expertise in electrical engineering through leadership and mentoring of non-technical staff as needed. This is a chance to use your experience-based knowledge in PNT and DSP while broadening your skillset into areas like Cyber resiliency. Join us and take on exciting challenges in PNT as we advance the state of resiliency within the Homeland Security Enterprise. Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you'll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You'll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-8+ years of experience with implementing solutions to PNT signal processing problems

-Experience in developing and integrating scientific algorithms with MATLAB and C/C++

-Experience with linear algebra and stochastic processes

-Knowledge of communications and information theory

-Ability to interact directly with clients to identify problems, analyze data, generate solutions, and communicate results

-Ability to develop PNT signal processing algorithms and apply statistical methods for data analysis from a wide variety of sources

-Top Secret clearance
-MS degree in EE or Computer Engineering

Nice If You Have:
-Experience with program or project management

-Experience with RF systems and test equipment, including oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, and signal generators

-Experience with radar and optical signal processing, implementing machine learning methods

-Experience with Linux systems and commands

-Knowledge of detection and estimation theory

-Ability to provide detection, classification, and characterization of target signals

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-PhD in Computer Engineering, EE, or related field

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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