Geolocation Modeling Analyst

SAIC - Chantilly, VA4.0

Full-time
Description

SAIC is seeking a Geolocation Modeling Analyst in Chantilly, VA.

This position will develop and use geolocation modelling tools to enable mission analyses.
The position will modernize legacy modeling code, integrating several models to enable easier use with greater utility.
The position requires an ability to understand and program sophisticated mathematical formulas and algorithms to enable modelling.
Candidate must possess an understanding of spatial coordinate systems and associated transformations, geolocation methods and mathematical formulations, and experience streamlining programming to improve run-time efficiency.

Job Responsibilities:
Develop and improve geolocation modelling tool, with both time and frequency difference of arrival techniques, angle of arrival, and other techniques
Apply experience with covariance and confidence interval style analysis to refine mathematical algorithms and software models
Support development of mission products that demonstrate the value of systems and help guide investigation / prioritization of new capabilities
Plans and executes modeling and simulation systems development projects
Designs and develops simulation systems and modeling of simulation objects
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Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:
5+ years of experience
Bachelor’s Degree in a Math or Physics
Experience developing software models
Excellent interpersonal, leadership, team building and problem solving skillsÂ
Experience with space and spacecraft coordinate system transformations
Understanding of orbitology basics
3+ years of experience with Matlab/Python or similar programming tool
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Desired Education, Certifications, Skills, Expertise, Years of Experience:Â

Master’s Degree in an Math or Physics or Engineering disciplineÂ

Required Clearances:
TS/SCI with Polygraph
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Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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