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RD Engineer/Scientist

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Company :
White River Technologies

Location :
Lebanon, New Hampshire

Expiry Date :
Fri, 05 Feb 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Education – Bachelor’s degree – Master’s degree Skills – Signal processing – Research & development – Laboratory experience – Communication skills – Military Research & Development Engineer/Scientist Job ID: 1702 Location: Lebanon, New Hampshire Job Type: Full-Time, Exempt White River Technologies, Inc. is a small, high-tech company focused on research & development, testing, evaluation, and commercial support services for geophysical sensor and software technologies. Located in Lebanon, New Hampshire and Newton, Massachusetts, our scientists and engineers are developing new technologies that utilize magnetic, electromagnetic, radar, acoustic and electro-optical sensing for defense, environmental, and energy applications. We are recognized as a national leader in explosive hazards detection and classification technology development and have a reputation for building innovative solutions to complex problems. We are seeking a Research and Development Engineer/Scientist to join our growing R & D team in geophysical sensing and signal processing. The candidate will be responsible for supporting or leading research and development of the next generation of sensor-related technology for remote characterization of environmental, military, and civil infrastructure applications. The applicant will work in a multi-disciplinary team to assess new technology solutions in areas critical to national defense and infrastructure. Work will include sensor hardware and software development, debugging, testing, and data analysis. Candidates should have a strong understanding of electromagnetic/electro-mechanical/optical detectors and detection processes and specialized experience in executing scientific research and development projects. Work includes new initiatives in explosive device detection, physical security, and defense-related sensing applications including sensor system architecture analysis, signal processing, data analysis, and algorithm development and implementation. Essential Duties and Responsibilities – Support the design and development of sensor and data acquisition platforms – Development of sensor systems and sensing techniques for detection, tracking, and classification of objects of interest and physical system characterization – Provide test and evaluation support for research and systems projects involving improved sensing methodologies, handheld and/or vehicle-based sensor processing approaches to enhance system functionality through simulation, analysis, and experimentation – Collect data including set up and calibration of sensor systems and field equipment – Travel to field sites to test and evaluate custom and commercial geophysical sensors – Work as a member of a team and explore ways to improve our quality, better serve our clients, and innovate new solutions Education, Experience, and Skills – Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Physics, or other technical field. – 0-5 years of experience working with sensor systems, digital electronics, and software programming including experience with laboratory and field instrumentation – Experience with sensor-related research and/or military sensing applications for DOD, DOE or other related agencies; especially with electromagnetic or electro-optical systems – Strong background in computational methods to include data processing and modeling – Preferred familiarity with electromagnetic, RF, and/or electro-optical sensor systems – Demonstrated aptitude to quickly learn new technologies required – Demonstrated adaptability, flexibility, perseverance, and a positive attitude required – Excellent oral and written communication, publication, and client interfacing skills required Please submit all resumes and correspondences to and reference the Job ID in the subject line. White River Technologies, Inc. Equal Opportunity Employer Tel: