The MITRE Corporation Electrical Engineer or Scientist for Underwater Systems in Bedford, Massachusetts
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MITRE is a not-for-profit company dedicated to solving problems for a safer world. Amongst its diverse set of work programs is a growing focus on BlueTech. MITRE has recently committed to the construction of a new BlueTech Lab facility (https://www.mitre.org/news/press-releases/new-mitre-bluetech-lab-will-accelerate-maritime-technology-development) , and the team supporting the lab and related work programs is expanding. The Underwater & Acoustics Systems department is looking for talented engineers and scientists who are interested in joining our team and applying their technical expertise towards furthering the public good by developing new underwater technologies such as:
Acoustic modeling for predicting and assessing performance
State-of-the-art signal processing algorithms for underwater sensing and communication systems
Next generation transducer and acoustic sensor designs
Novel climate modeling techniques and sensing devices
Rapidly prototyped sensors and communication platforms
Uncrewed and remotely operated underwater vehicles
BS degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, acoustical engineering, ocean engineering, physics, mathematics, or a related discipline, with an interest in prototyping, sensing, signal processing and/or acoustics
Excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance which will require US citizenship
Preferred Qualifications :
BS, MS, or PhD degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, acoustical engineering, ocean engineering, physics, mathematics, or a related discipline and 2+ years of related experience
The ability to build collaborative and mutually beneficial working relationships with people of different backgrounds
Experience with the following technologies and focus areas:
Acoustic communications, sensing, and waveform development
Designing, simulating, and building printed circuit boards (PCBs)
Development of highly integrated custom electronic systems and rapid prototypes
MATLAB, Python, C++, or other programming or modeling/data analysis software tools
Operation of electronic laboratory test and measurement equipment and software
Underwater acoustic wave propagation, digital signal processing (DSP), position, navigation, and timing (PNT), and related technologies
Uncrewed Marine Vehicles such as Autonomous Surface Vehicles (ASV), Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV), Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV), Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV), and Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV)
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret security clearance
This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s):
This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s):
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