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Senior Image Science Engineer (NY, VA, FL, or CA)


Senior Image Science Engineer

Job ID: SAS20202301-39555

Job Location: Rochester, NY; Herndon, VA; Palm Bay, FL; or Los Angeles, CA

Job Description: 

Image Scientists are responsible for providing image expertise in support of developing analytical processes and tools as well as assessing image quality impacts associated with collection and processing for dissemination, archival, exploitation and display of digital imagery.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides image science expertise to conduct image/product quality analysis throughout TCPED chain.
  • Assess utility of image processing routines and advanced algorithms operating on today’s baseline and emerging remote sensing systems.
  • Investigates, analyzes and provides solutions to complex problems encountered by engineering services and quality control using standard engineering practices.
  • Authors technical documents and presentations.


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Optics, Physics, Imaging Science, Mathematics, or Engineering¬†equivalent with 6 years of experience¬†OR 4+ years relevant experience with a Graduate Degree
    • 4¬†years experience with MATLAB, Python, UNIX based scripting, and/or C++ programming¬†
    • 4¬†years experience working with customer remotely sensed data
    • 4¬†years experience maintaining Image/Product quality throughout TCPED Chain.

      Preferred Additional Skills:

      • An understanding of image processing techniques and software tools.
      • Knowledge of ground processing architectures and image processing algorithms for passive remote sensing systems
      • Experience as a Technical Contributor developing solutions for customers, e.g. image processing algorithms, engineering tools to interrogate/measure various characteristics of image data.
      • Ability to develop engineering-level (not production-level) software routines in Python, C, C++, or Matlab
      • Exposure to Advanced Geospatial Intelligence (AGI) and FSG (Full Spectrum GEOINT).
      • Exposure to analysis, exploitation, advanced processing of Visible and IR electro-optical (EO) systems.
      • Active DoD TS or TS/SCI security clearance.


Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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