L3Harris Scientist, Systems Engrg in Rochester, New York
Job Title: Scientist, Geospatial Systems Engineering
Job ID: CS20212107-65848
Location: Palm Bay, Florida
L3Harris Corporation is seeking a Scientist (Level 6) Systems Engineer Geospatial Solutions Engineer Data Architect for the Palm Bay, FL location with potential for international business travel to the Middle East (UAE) nominally 10% of the time. This is a senior role requiring the design and implementation of geospatial systems for a variety of military and security customers. The role requires the application of the latest geospatial solutions, products, and international standards to help address a wide variety of geospatial needs including design of mapping/imaging products workflows, geospatial databases, multi-sensor information correlation, and advanced visualization techniques. The focus is on the design of interoperable systems that work with international standards and allow our customers the ability to extend and scale the systems we design for them. Close coordination with the end users and other engineering disciplines is required to shape and define the requirements, along with the development of proposals and working with third party vendors/contractors as needed. This is an opportunity to take on unique challenges, expand your skills and experience, and contribute to mission critical systems solutions that help protect the U.S.A. and our allies. You will join a great team of talented professionals who take a collaborative approach and enjoy working together.
Bachelor’s degree in Software or Computer Engineering (or related technical Engineering discipline). Non-Engineering majors will not be considered for this role
12 years of related experience (or 10+ years with a Master’s degree)
8+ years of GeoInt Systems Design or Commercial GIS/Geospatial solutions Design. Please note this role is not for operators of certain tools.
This is solution architect position and requires the candidate to be able to design the solutions based on customers’ needs
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Overall design and documentation of geospatial solutions that store, manage, and disseminate geospatial products
Design of products that support a scalable geospatial data architecture supporting federation, redundancy, and interoperability, and utilize international standards such as the ones defined by the OGC
Understanding of how geospatial products support GeoInt, C4ISR, EW, Maritime, AF, and Security workflows and help customers understand how they can apply them to their current workflows
Expertise in one or more of the following imaging modalities: EO, IR, SAR, Spectral, or LIDAR. This includes the image processing chain and image processing required for these modalities including registration, denoising, and filtering
Implementation of image processing workflows including orthorectification, color balancing, mosaicking, denoising, imaging quality metrics, and feature extraction
Familiarity with one or more of the following programming languages: C++, Java, C#, Python, MATLAB, IDL. In addition, expertise with ESRI products and technologies is a plus.
Understanding of web technologies and private cloud solutions and their application to geospatial systems
Familiarity with AI and ML techniques and their application to geospatial products or database systems for the analysis of big data
Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture standards such as TOGAF or DODAF is a plus
Strong technical proposal writing skills
Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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L3Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the L3Harris EHS Policy, complying with L3Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.
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