Remote Sensing Scientist, Senior in Springfield, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/14/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0017929

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Remote Sensing Scientist, Senior

Key Role:

Work with a team of spectral scientists to develop ground truth experiment objectives and translate into test plans. Plan, lead, and execute ground truth collection experiments in the field and in office settings. Serve as a test director during collaborative ground truth tests. Operate spectrometers and data collection instruments to meet test objectives, as needed. Demonstrate familiarity with chemical processes and phenemoneology associated with chemical reactions. Apply remote sensing principles and methods to analyze data and solve problems. Develop new sensor systems, analytical techniques, or new applications for existing systems.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with spectral remote sensing, image science, and data collection

-Experience with programming in MATLAB and developing tools in ENVI or IDL

-Active TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree required

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with IDL programming preferred

-BA or BS degree in Image Science, Remote Sensing, or Physics preferred; MA or MS degree in Image Science, Remote Sensing, or Physics a plus


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.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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