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Engineering Scientist - Hardware and Software Development Associate

Hiring department Applied Research Lab
Monthly salary $6,250 - $10,833 | Monthly
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-03-08-01-4204
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

An agency designated by the federal government handles the investigation as to the requirement for eligibility for access to classified information. Factors considered during this investigation include but are not limited to allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations, drug involvement, the likelihood of continuation of such conduct, etc.

Required Application Materials
  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Transcripts.References must be former employers. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Purpose

Support multiple sponsor projects and internal research in Space and Geophysics Laboratory.

Essential Functions

Develop and support HW and SW efforts to add capabilities in support of engineering and science objectives related to ionospheric characterization, software defined radio development, precise positioning, remote sensing and internal R and D projects. Perform design and data analysis to ensure correct performance.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Occasional collection of data at remote locations and occasional outdoor deployments. Other related functions as assigned.Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer and information science or other applied sciences and three years of demonstrated ability with at least two of the following: RF design and analysis, Verilog, C++, Python, DSP development, data analysis, PCB design. US Citizen: Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information at the level appropriate to the project requirements of the position. Evidence of skills in the following areas: working with new technologies, being highly organized, planning and coordinating multiple tasks, effective time management, attention to detail, effective problem solving skills, using excellent judgment, working independently with sensitive and confidential information, maintaining a professional demeanor, working as a team member without daily supervision, effectively communicating with diverse groups of clients, working under pressure, accepting supervision and demonstrating regular/punctual attendance.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Physics and five or more years of experience. Experience with Verilog, C++, Python, and data analysis. Eligibility for immediate access to classified information. Cumulative GPA of 3.0

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Some weekend, evening and holiday work. Frequent use of manuals and books. Work in shared, windowless office space. Some intrastate/interstate travel.

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