Geophysical Scientist, Senior

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Jun 05, 2019
Closes
Aug 27, 2019
Ref
R0047534
Hours
Full Time
Geophysical Scientist, Senior
Key Role:

Participate in developing, processing, and evaluating technical intelligence (TECHINT) and geophysical data, including producing prototype TECHINT exploitation and signature reports, products, and databases for a government agency. Participate in scientific panel reviews of ongoing and new technology developments pertaining to TECHINT capabilities. Use observation, hypothesis testing, measurement, experiment, simulations, and thought experiments to cumulatively provide greater comprehension in the earth science field. Provide direct, hands-on laboratory and field support to science and technology clientele. Provide work leadership to junior employees, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with geophysical TECHINT, including processing, exploiting, or analyzing data from multiple sources, such as seismic, acoustic, infrasound, and very low and extremely low frequency electromagnetic sources

-Experience with TECHINT analysis training or techniques

-Knowledge of open source, DoD, and intelligence community (IC) data sources, analysis tools, and collection capabilities

-Knowledge of signal processing techniques and tools

-Ability to support the development of associated systems which acquire TECHINT data, including seismic, acoustic, infrasound, and very low and extremely low frequency electromagnetic sources

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with developing alogorithms or descriptive or predictive models for seismic, acoustic, or infrasonic sources

-BA or BS degree in Geophysics, Physics, or an engineering or science field preferred; MA or MS degree in Geophysics, Physics, or an engineering or science field a plus

Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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