POSITION: Electrical Engineer, Level II
LOCATION: Washington, DC (and surrounding metro areas)
Prescient is seeking an Electrical Engineer who will be responsible for conducting research and development studies in the areas of innovative sensors, fibers, additives, treatments, and coatings interactions with substrates as related to problems of individual protection areas of interest including hydration monitoring and sensing and camouflage and countersurveillance.
Explores and implements mathematical, physical, and electrical engineering principles in conjunction with material surface phenomena, substrate configuration, coating processes, electronics, instrumentation, analysis and computer techniques for valuation of various countermeasures, electromagnetic responses and controls for textile and related materials.
Applies a broad professional knowledge of electromagnetic effects, electrical field theory, electromechanical materials, electrical devices, sophisticated electrical experimental/test instrumentation, and suppression/attenuation techniques for electromagnetic interference and data analysis.
Projects include the areas of advanced sensor and wearable sensor applications for the monitoring and analysis of individual Soldier hydration states.
At least 5-12 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Masters degree preferred, but not required.
Knowledge of heat suppressing materials to counter thermal image detection devices, and conventional and advanced electrically conductive fibers, fillers and coatings and the processes for integration of such materials into textiles and clothing systems for the combat Soldier.
WAGES: Salaried, competitive and commensurate with experience
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