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Overhead Persistent Infrared Signatures Scientist in Springfield, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 1/26/2019

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Job Number: R0042967

Overhead Persistent Infrared Signatures Scientist

Key Role:

Conduct experiments, investigations, observations, and related research studies into the nature and operation of natural phenomena in a particular field, using the scientific method. Develop theories for comprehending, characterizing, and organizing natural phenomena into a systematic and meaningful pattern for the benefit of project advancement and emerging technologies. Maintain responsibility for supporting processing, exploitation, and dissemination of data from multiple sensors, including operations and production support. Produce Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) phenomenology reports.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience in image quality

-Knowledge of statistics, sampling theory, and MATLAB scripting required

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree required

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with point-spread-function deconvolution, noise characteristics, radiometry, and photometry

-MA or MS degree preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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