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Sr. Research Engineer(TS-AIT IMF) Planning and Controls Arl

Job Number: 407778
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Other
Security Clearance Status: Eligible
Security Clearance Type: Secret
Experience Level: Regular
Travel Required: 10%
Shift: 1st
US Citizenship Required: Yes
Posting Date: 07/24/2014

As a Senior Analyst and Research Engineer in the Planning and Control Technologies (PCT) directorate, you will provide research and technical leadership and hands-on algorithm design, implementation, and evaluation for state of the art Battle Management Command and Control technologies.
You will:
1) Interact directly with current and potential customers to understand their requirements and guide Research and Development efforts to meet their needs 2) Interact directly with current and potential customers through technical presentations
3) Design and develop algorithms and interfaces between applications and simulations
4) Lead research efforts overseeing activities of other potentially junior personnel
5) Support business development through identification of business opportunities, concept innovation, proposal writing, and customer interfacing. The position may require occasional travel. This position offers significant opportunities for career growth in the leadership and development of scientific and mathematical software applications and algorithms.
Planning and Control Technologies (PCT) is a directorate within the BAE Systems Technology Solutions Fusion, Battle Management, and Computing technology group (TS FBC). PCT is a high growth, entrepreneurial organization that develops state-of the-art mission management technologies, components and systems for many customers in the defense industry. Today’s warfighters and intelligence analysts are overwhelmed with data and tasks from a variety of manned and unmanned vehicle systems. PCT helps the warfighter become more effective and efficient in managing networks of heterogeneous vehicles and payloads (e.g., multi-INT surveillance, weapons, non-traditional ISR), by developing automation that offloads manual asset control and optimizes the utility of the network while abiding by physical and operational constraints.
Required Skills:
1. Ph.D. in Mathematics, Operations Research, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or a related field and 0 years experience is required.
2. Familiarity with Optimization theory
3. Current US Citizenship
Preferred Skills:
1. Expertise in Vehicle Routing or Network Optimization
2. Expertise in Mathematical Programming / Operations Research
3. Experience in Control Theory
4. Experience in Graph Theory
5. DoD Familiarity, to include one of Battle Management technologies, Military Simulations, and the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) domain.
6. Experience with Object-Oriented Design / Architecture, Java, C++, Matlab
7. Active defense security clearance

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

Electronic Solutions, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Electronic Solutions also includes the group’s Technology Solutions unit, which joins the business with government research organizations and industry to develop and demonstrate innovative system concepts in such areas as situational awareness, communications and networking, and precision targeting.

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