Princ. Electrical Engineer

Kord Technologies Ann Arbor , MI 48103

Posted 2 months ago

Princ. Electrical Engineer

Location MI - Ann Arbor

Req # 4494

Minimum Clearance Required Clearance Eligibility

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Thank you for your interest in joining the Centauri team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

Centauri is a software and systems engineering company headquartered in Chantilly, VA with offices Nationwide. We are seeking a senior candidate to join our Radar, Imaging, or Signal Processing teams, to support model development and engineering analysis related to intelligence collection systems. In this Electrical Engineering and Technical Assistance role, the individual will perform a variety of modeling, simulation, and analysis assignments. Additionally, you will contribute to briefings, point papers, and meetings in direct support of Senior Government Managers. Your work matters given that the analysis is frequently used to conduct trade studies and support Senior Government decisions.

Work Locations: Ann Arbor, MI.

Position Requirements:

  • Provide signal processing expertise to currently funded customer problems

  • Work with existing Matlab and C++ tools to analyze and process signal data from sensor systems

  • Develop new tools/algorithms to enhance our signal processing capabilities & develop new sponsors

  • Assess the performance of an imaging system in terms of the interaction of the various system components, and design user experiments for the purpose of understanding system design impacts or identifying optimal parameter settings

  • Explain complex imaging phenomena to government and corporate management, and establish a plan for project and to accomplish goals embodied by the plan.

  • Several years' experience working in the image science field performing analyses supporting development or operations

  • Provide signal processing expertise to currently funded customer problems

  • Explain and effectively communicate engineering results to government and corporate management.

  • Establish a plan for a project and to accomplish goals embodied by the plan.

  • Contribute to team efforts or to operate completely independently.

  • Read and modify engineering software scripts in a variety of languages for both problem solving and visualization

  • Ability to learn radar payloads, to include operating modes, waveforms, antenna types, signal error estimation, and optimization of sensor configurations

  • Ability to learn sensor phenomenology for experimental applications

  • Ability to learn to design engineering experiments for the purpose of understanding system design impacts or identifying optimal parameter settings

Qualifications:

  • At a minimum, a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, or other related fields

  • Familiarity with software scripting languages (e.g. Matlab, Python)

  • 12-15 years of overall experience

Security Clearance:

Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a security clearance

Centauri Benefits Package Highlights:

  • Immediate vesting in the 401k with a 10% company contribution

  • Up to $7,500, per year for education reimbursement

  • 10 holidays which you can float

  • Competitive salary, generous sick and vacation time

  • Flex-time and vacation sell

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