Position ID: 750-RAS [#23964]
Position Title: Research Scientist
Position Type: Government or industry
Position Location: Reston, Virginia 20190, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Applied Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science
Application Deadline: 2024/02/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/11/28, listed until 2024/05/28)
Position Description:   URMs  

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Our Reston office is seeking talented candidates to develop mathematical models and algorithms, develop and demonstrate prototype software, and participate in operational analysis related to their technical work. We employ mathematicians, physicists and computer scientists. We routinely apply stochastic processes, statistical inference, optimization and scheduling, models of random graphs and applied physics to develop the underlying theory and applications for our clients. The successful candidate will interact with customers, gather requirements and data, write and present briefings, and contribute to the development of Metron tools. 

Projects typically involve developing advanced algorithms implemented in a computer prototype system for our research & development customers. Areas of focus span a broad spectrum from data analysis and fusion, artificial intelligence and machine learning, signal processing, multi-variable optimization, mission planning and tactical decision aids. We work in small teams, led by Senior Scientists, who work closely with new employees. Project teams work together from the initial system concept, through software and algorithm design, to implementation and demonstration. 

Required Qualifications 
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, applied mathematics, physics, engineering, operations research, or related field 
  • Mathematical, simulation, signal processing, tracking and fusion, machine learning or physical modeling experience
  • US Citizenship required; successful candidates will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
Position Location: Reston, VA with some flexibility to work-from-home

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1818 Library Street, STE 600
Reston, VA 20190