Research Physicist or Electrical Engineer
Sotera Defense Solutions
Job Title:Research Physicist or Electrical Engineer
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. is seeking a highly-motivated **Research Physicist or Electrical Engineer** to support the Naval Research Lab in Washington, DC. **Must be able to obtain or maintain a Secret level Clearance.**
**The Research Physicist will:**
+ Work in a results-oriented team and to conduct applied experimental research in the field of analog and microwave photonics.
+ Involve devising and conducting experiments, data acquisition and analysis, formal and informal presentation of results, proposal writing and interfacing with sponsors.
+ Current areas of interest are analog photonic links, linearization techniques, novel modulation formats, true-time delay, coherent links, optical signal processing, timing and metrology, and integrated analog photonics.
+ PhD, in Physics, Applied Physics or Electrical Engineering with experience in optics or optoelectronics, and possibly with experience in microwave photonics.
+ Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel is required.
+ Proficiency with at least one of the following software packages is required: Matlab, Mathematica, Python.
+ Publication of research in the open literature and attendance at conferences is encouraged.
**Must be able to obtain or maintain a Secret level Clearance.**
**About The Organization:**
Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. (Sotera) is an agile, mid-size national security technology company that delivers innovative systems, solutions and services in support of the critical missions of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and federal law enforcement agencies charged with ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our 1,200 employees are focused on delivering essential counterterrorism, cyber operations, intelligence, data analytics, C4ISR and force mobility solutions to our customers throughout the national security community.
Sotera Defense Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with Sotera through its online applicant system, please contact Sotera’s recruiting team at email@example.com .
**Job Locations** _US_ _-_ _Washington DC_
**Posted Date** _3/13/2017_
Company:Sotera Defense Solutions
Location:Washington, DC, 20044, USA