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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 11/15/2016

MIT Lincoln Laboratory Lexington, MA

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The Applied Space Systems Group develops environmental monitoring sensor systems for detecting and tracking natural and man-made phenomena. As such, this group's activities include the extraction of target and feature information from airborne and space-borne hyperspectral imagery; system support of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) environmental satellites in performance analysis and improvement of existing sensors and products; architecture definition and sensor development support for the next-generation NOAA and other Government satellite systems; and chemical and agent detection sensor and system development. Work includes system and architecture analysis, sensor hardware development, signal processing, data analysis, and algorithm development.

The Applied Space Systems Group is seeking a Systems Engineer to support various Electro-optical and Radio-Frequency remote sensing applications. The candidate will support efforts to develop new data exploitation techniques, detection algorithms, and modeling tools. Experience in statistical signal processing as applied to exploitation of satellite earth sounding data is desirable. Candidate should have a strong physical understanding of radiometry, detection processes, and electronics. Candidate should have excellent written and oral communications.

Requirements: MS in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Astrophysics, Astronomy, or related areas. In lieu of an MS, will consider BS with 3 - 5 years experience.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.


Since 1951, when MIT Lincoln Laboratory was established to build the nation's first air defense system, the Laboratory has been applying advanced technology to solve problems critical to national security. Decade after decade, our people have envisioned incredible technology - and projects that start out as vital to national security often become just as vital to the everyday technology of the future. More than 700 patents have been granted for technologies developed by the Laboratory’s staff. And in the past two years, Lincoln Laboratory has been awarded eight R&D 100 Awards that recognize the year’s 100 most technologically significant innovations.

If you’d like to contribute to U.S. National security in an environment of incredible innovation, consider bringing your career to MIT Lincoln Laboratory.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to realizing our vision of diversity and inclusion in every aspect of our enterprise.

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