Sensor System Engineer
DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation - Huntington Beach, CA

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DECISIVE ANALYTICS Corporation is seeking a Sensor System Engineer to join our team in Huntington Beach, CA.

This position will support an on-orbit, currently active Wide Field Of View (WFOV) Infrared (IR) sensor program leveraged as a limited objective experiment (LOE) to evaluate and validate new, affordable space based WFOV IR technology for the Battlespace Awareness mission.

Job Responsibilities :
  • Perform lead systems engineering, systems architecture and design, and systems analysis roles on programs for the development of high-performance, high-precision, military infrared sensor systems
  • This position is exclusively for a system engineer who can perform technical analysis for space based infrared sensor systems, with a strong understanding of infrared background and target event data
  • Candidate is required to have a strong understanding of system engineering principles, which will be responsible for developing and evaluating requirements, measures of performance, risk analysis, and modeling & simulation
  • In addition have the ability to create, refine, conclude and execute mission analysis plans and then report and present results
  • Candidate will be interfacing with other aerospace contractors, government customers and user communities
  • Additional experience with airborne radar and laser systems is a plus
Required Qualifications :
  • At least five years of experience with space and/or terrestrial sensor systems analysis or engineering is a must
  • At least two plus years of experience in infrared space base sensor systems
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship and an ACTIVE DoD Secret Clearance is required for this position
  • Candidate must be self motivated, able to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Good technical writing skills are required
  • Good interpersonal skills are critical to success in this position
Preferred Qualifications
  • A strong understanding of space systems and the interaction of space and ground elements, space based infrared missions, natural and dynamic target based infrared phenomenology
  • Experience with system requirements and system engineering tools such as DOORS, CORE or similar DoD/Military Space system engineering experience is highly valued

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