Full-time Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Sr. Research Engineer, Remote Sensing

We are looking for a Senior Engineer who will have proven expertise in remote sensing with particular emphases in EOIR and/or radar imaging system technologies and design, image processing and applied signal processing. This background will provide a basis for leading small engineering teams to develop state-of-the-art solutions to important client problems.


Projects will include the development of advanced sensor concepts to exploit new and unique phenomenology, and the design of remote sensing experiments.

The work may also include:

  • Formation and analysis of imagery products,
  • development of advanced signal processing tools for image understanding and imagery exploitation,
  • and the integration of data from multiple sources to enhance understanding.

They will participate in client relationship building, business development activities and proposal preparation in order to expand the existing project portfolio.

This position is within the Advanced Technology and Systems Division (ATSD). The vision of ATSD is to create competitive advantages for our customers by inventing new technology and concepts resulting in disruptive, low cost, and high-performance solutions. The division advances the state of the art in diverse areas such as radar and electronic warfare; novel imaging technology; robotics; quantum sensing and metrology; marine technology; and applied optics.



  • M.S. or Ph.D. degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience; or B.S. with 8+ years of experience of direct relevance to this position.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required along with the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government security clearance.
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of remote sensing phenomena.
  • Experience with active and passive sensor systems and the application of related processing algorithms is essential.
  • Proficient use of engineering analysis tools such as Matlab.
  • Solid communication, presentation and leadership skills.

Background Check

Candidates who receive a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a background check.


Benefits will be shared in the initial interview.