Principal Algorithm & Signal Processing Researcher
Posted on 1/27/2024
STR

501-1,000 employees

Develops cybersecurity tools, analytics, and sensing systems
Company Overview
STR is a forward-thinking company that is at the forefront of cybersecurity, analytics, and sensing technology, providing solutions to complex national problems. The company's commitment to long-term impact, employee ownership, and a culture that fosters diversity and inclusion, offers a unique environment for motivated individuals to grow and contribute. With its rapid growth, STR provides ample opportunities for its employees to carve their own path, while its dedication to diversity and inclusion fuels creativity and innovation.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Aerospace

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$54.9M

Founded

2010

Headquarters

Woburn, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

26%
Locations
Dayton, OH, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Tensorflow
Data Structures & Algorithms
Pytorch
MATLAB
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Requirements
  • U.S. citizenship with active Security Clearance
  • PhD, MS, or BS in Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Physics, or related technical discipline
  • Proficiency in higher-level programming languages such as MATLAB and/or Python
  • 5+ years for PhD, 8+ years for MS, 10+ years for BS of desired experience
Responsibilities
  • Design and apply state-of-the-art signal processing and machine learning techniques to address RF and radar sensing and counter-sensing challenges
  • Provide technical leadership to small, multi-disciplinary teams as appropriate
  • Collaborate with diverse teams to develop and deploy cutting-edge capabilities into prototype systems
  • Design and implement models and simulations of advanced RF systems
  • Interact with customers to understand requirements and national security needs
  • Support business development and proposal writing efforts
Desired Qualifications
  • Demonstrated leadership of complex research, development, and engineering efforts
  • Experience with RF technologies in the defense sector, particularly for sensing and electronic warfare applications including electronic attack, electronic protection, cognitive EW, and cognitive ESM techniques and algorithms
  • Experience with machine learning tasks such as natural language processing, image recognition, semantic segmentation, reinforcement learning, approaches such as Bayesian, deep convolutional and graph neural network methods, and tools such as PyTorch, Ray, TensorFlow/board, and MLflow
  • Ability to survey literature to determine state-of-the-art, incorporate recent research and apply to current problem sets
  • Ability to apply novel, innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to challenging engineering problems
  • Ability to create and present briefings to Customers and senior management to provide both high-level and deep technical solution explanations
  • Understanding and experience in interacting with decision-makers and customers to translate mission needs into an end-to-end analytical solution