Machine Learning Research Engineer 4 - Cognitive Electronic Warfare

  • Leidos,
  • Arlington, VA
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Algorithms, Development, Mathematical, Matlab, Project, Python, Research, RF, Simulation, Testing
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Description:

Leidos seeks a Machine Learning (ML) Algorithms Research Engineer, to join our Cognitive Electronic Warfare (COGEW) business area. The candidate will research & develop new, state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms and implement them across the RF domain (e.g., communications, radar, electronic warfare, spectrum sensing, and signals intelligence [SIGINT]), in both modelling and simulation environments and real time software embed systems. The candidate will also contribute to technology developments in signal processing, optimization, detection & estimation, deep learning, and adaptive decision and control. Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply machine learning and radar/signal processing principles, theories, and concepts in support of direct programs, IR&D, and marketing efforts.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Designs and develops methods, algorithms, and systems that apply machine learning technologies to support advanced electronic warfare concepts.
  • Works within and leads cross-discipline engineering teams developing, integrating, testing and fielding Cognitive Electronic Warfare systems.
  • Supports business capture activities and proposals, by providing technical contributions in the areas of machine learning, advanced signal processing, radar, and electronic warfare.

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong experience with mathematical model tools and languages; such as MATLAB, Python, etc.
  • Experience in being part of a multi-disciplinary project team in research or development.
  • Strong and confident communication/presentation skills.
  • An active US Secret clearance is required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, Computer Science / Machine Learning, or similar field, and 8 plus years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's / Doctorate degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, Computer Science / Machine Learning or similar field, and 6 plus years of relevant experience.

Company Information

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.