Junior Software Engineer in Aberdeen, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Job Description

Polaris Alpha , a Parsons company, is seeking a Software Engineer to participate in on-going radar research and development (R&D) efforts at one of the Army’s R&D Centers of Excellence.

As a member of the Polaris Alpha team, the Software Engineer/Developer will have opportunities to influence the next generation of radar systems and signal / data processing technologies applied to radar systems. The candidate will support the research, design, test, and development of algorithms and techniques to improve and advance characterization and compilation of tracker results, and image processing in radar technologies and systems. Perform research and development to produce new designs and solutions for use in current and future products. Provide analytical support of image processing system performance.


•         Bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering, or Software Engineering, Computer Science

•         2+ years’ in the design, development, and implementation of software systems such as application software, utility software, development software, and diagnostic software

•         2+ years’ in experience in developing using Python and MATLAB

•         Experience in the design, develop, and test of software algorithms, applications and components

•         Experience with developing and implementing custom software algorithms and applications in combination with COTS and GOTS software applications

•         Experience with coding interface messaging software components

•         Experience developing Digital Signal or Image Processing algorithms

•         Excellent communications, problem-solving and coordination skills

•         This position requires the selected candidate to hold an active Department of Defense Secret level security clearance, which requires US citizenship while working in support of a government contract.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Secret clearance.

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