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Radar Engineer-Field Office Manager , Aberdeen MD - SEAL 1458

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Aberdeen, MD
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Title: Radar Engineer-Field Office Manager , Aberdeen MD - SEAL 1458
JobID: 1458
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Description: Title: Radar Engineer-FO Manager-SEAL 1458

Primary Location: Aberdeen, MD

Lab: Sensors & Electromagnetic Applications Lab (SEAL)

Job Description:

Systems Engineer with a background in radar systems, test engineering, and electronic warfare (EW). Position requires individual with some knowledge in radar tracking systems including the testing of radars in an electronically contested environment. Individual will have strong problem solving skills with the ability to manage projects, develop & conduct field testing, make technical presentations, and write reports.

Candidate will be located in the GTRI Field Office in Aberdeen, Maryland and will be required to work closely with Government customers in the area. This requires an ability to work both independently and with remotely-based engineering teams on technical topics while maintaining close communication with the Government sponsor. Working closely with Government sponsor personnel to identify and foster new projects is also required.


  • Education: MS or PhD in Engineering or Physics OR BS in Engineering or Physics (with interest in pursuing advanced degree)
  •  Experience: New graduate to 7 years of relevant experience
  • - Skills: Candidate will ideally have relevant experience in some combination of: Radar (RF/Microwave) hardware, EA/EP techniques, test & evaluation, algorithm development, modeling & simulation, andsoftware engineering.
  • -Other:
    • Candidates must be US citizens able to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance.
    • Current active Top Secret and SCI clearances are desired but not a requirement.
    • Selection process will include passing a pre-employment background screening.

Sensors and Electromagnetic Applications Laboratory (SEAL)
SEAL research falls into four primary areas: intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR); air and missile defense; foreign material exploitation and electromagnetic systems; and electronic attack/electronic protection (EA/EP). SEAL researchers investigate and develop radio/microwave frequency sensor systems with particular emphasis on radar systems engineering, electronics intelligence (ELINT), communications intelligence (COMINT), measurements intelligence (MASINT), electromagnetic environmental effects, radar system performance modeling and simulation, advanced signal and array processing, sensor fusion, antenna technology, and EA/EP. SEAL also develops advanced signal and data processing methods for acoustic sensors. Multisensor intelligence exploitation architectures and algorithms covering all wavebands serve as another critical element of the lab’s research and development efforts.

To learn more about SEAL, please visit

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
GTRI is a highly-regarded applied research and development organization. Each day, GTRI’s science and engineering expertise is used to solve some of the toughest problems facing government and industry across the nation and around the globe. GTRI redefines innovation by tackling customers’ most complex challenges with the right mix of expertise, creativity and practicality. Our expert scientists and engineers turn ideas into workable solutions and then put those solutions into action. We have been a trusted government and industry partner since 1934. GTRI has been recognized as one of Atlanta’s Best Places to Work by the Atlanta Business Chronicle 4 of the last 5 years!

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