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Spectral Research Scientist

Spectral Research Scientist

Req # 
Position Type 
Full Time
FLSA Status 
Engineering - System Engineering
Security Clearance 
Required Top Secret/SCI
Springfield, VA - NCE Client Site

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Work with a highly skilled team of spectral and remote sensing scientists in a forward thinking, research oriented environment.

Job Description

Work with a team of spectral scientist to research and identify target observables that can be measured and quantified by ground and overhead data collection systems.

•Target observables can include surface material properties, chemical reactions, change of state, and other similar observations.

•Develop and maintain spectral libraries of existing and new spectral signatures.

•May require support to ground truth data collection, image processing algorithm development, and data analysis for relevant mission demonstrations.

•Technical briefings and system design recommendations are anticipated deliverables.

Required Skills

10 years of relevant work experience and a Master's degree.
13 years of relevant work experience and a Bachelor's degree.
10 years of relevant work experience.

Desired Skills

IDL or MATLAB programming skills would be helpful.

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