Network and Data Link Researcher - SEAL

Smyrna, GA
  • Job Code
    494896
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Network and Data Link Researcher - SEAL

ID: 494896
Type: Researchers
Location: Smyrna, GA
Categories: Aerospace, Aircraft, Algorithm Development, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Systems, Countermeasures, Testing, Sensors Integration, Sensors/Optics, Signal Processing, Software Development/Design, System Architecture, System Engineering, ISR & Tactical Systems, Machine Learning, Modeling/Simulation, Networking, Project/Program Management, Radar, Data Analytics/Science, Electronic Warfare, Embedded Systems, High Performance Computing, Human Factors, Instrumentation

Job Description

The Georgia Tech Research Institute is seeking senior research engineers or scientists with expertise in the areas of communications, networking and data links. Candidates will support SEAL's Command and Control Communication Program Office (C3PO) in the analysis and technology assessment of C2 platforms, will support teams designing analysis and implementation of alternative hardware and software technologies to update these platforms. Candidates should have strong problem solving skills and the ability to develop creative solutions to complex technical and managerial problems.

In addition to performing applied research, candidates are expected to manage research efforts and to support business development activities. Business development includes the identification of research topics, conceptualization and formulation of research efforts, interaction with potential sponsors, and writing white papers and proposals. Candidates will be expected to direct research in a team setting and to manage resources and budgets. Researchers are expected to be able to work independently as well as in teams. Applicants are required to possess both good written and oral skills in order to document and convey one's research to both internal and external customers on a regular basis.

Job Duties

  • Performed basic applied research in the areas of communications, networking and data links.
  • Work on the development of new business areas.
  • Assist on the technical management of on going efforts.
  • Communicate with sponsors for C3PO efforts.

Travel Requirements

10% - 25% travel

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist II

  • A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
  • A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics.

Senior Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist

  • A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics- and seven (7) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
  • A Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics and nine (9) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics and four (4) years of relevant full time experience.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited Master's or Doctoral degree program relevant to this position will be considered
  • Applicants are required to possess both good written and oral skills in order to document and convey one's research to both internal personnel and external customers on a regular basis

Preferred Qualifications

Ideal candidates will have experience in the following areas:

  • Airborne Communications and Data Link,
  • Tactical Data Link (TDL) systems (e.g. Link-11, Link-16, Link-22, Fully Integrated Data Link (IFDL),
  • Common Data Link (CDL),
  • Multifunction Advanced Data Link (MADL),
  • Modeling and simulation (e.g. Live Virtual Constructive (LVC))

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Secret Clearance

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .

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Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

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As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

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