Astronomical Research Scientist

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Science Engineering
Institution Classification/Type: 
Industry
Institution/Company: 
Applied Technology Associates
Department Name: 
Electro-Optical Infrared
Street Line 1: 
14800 Conference Center Drive, 20 151Tel: (703) 955-7846
Street Line 2: 
Suite 100
City: 
Chantilly
State/Province: 
virginia
Zip/Postal: 
20151
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

ATA is seeking applicants to serve as an Astronomical Research Scientist for the Advanced Electro-Optical and Infrared (EOIR) Sensors Program and will be an integral member of a joint Government and contractor team that operates in a very dynamic environment. The successful candidate must possess at least ten (10) years of experience in advanced electro-optical telescopes and sensors.

Essential Functions:

The duties will include scientific research and development for several state-of-the-art electro-optical systems focused at the Space Situational Awareness (SSA) mission area.

Ability to provide technical guidance and lead a team of engineers and scientists

Required Education and Experience

Graduate degree in Engineering/Scientific (e.g. Astronomy). Discipline from an accredited four-year university.

Experience in design, fabrication, operations and testing of telescopes and Electro-Optical Infrared (EOIR) Sensors.

Experience with systems engineering of advanced electro-optic (EO) and infrared (IR) sensor systems.

Active Department of Defense Security Clearance.

Preferred Education and Experience

Doctorate degree in Engineering/Scientific (e.g. Astronomy) Discipline from an accredited four-year university is preferred.

Current access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Programs are desired.

Experience with the Systems Engineering techniques and applications implemented on Department of Defense and National Systems.

Travel: Yes

Primary Location: Chantilly, Virginia

Relocation Available: Yes

ATA prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. ATA conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. Please send all resumes, including cover letters, to Human Resources at Applied Technology Associates, 1300 Britt Street SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123. You may also fax them to (505) 998-2397, or e-mail them to ATAJobs@atacorp.com. PLEASE REFER TO DOCKET ATA20190419.

 

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Jennifer Reed
Title: 
Talent Acquisition Recruiter
Institution/Company: 
Applied Technology Associates
Department Name: 
Human Resources
Street Line 1: 
1300 Britt St. SE
City: 
Albuquerque
State/Province: 
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
87123
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
505-767-1251
Email: 
jennifer.reed@atacorp.com
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
2019041
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Jennifer Reed
Subject: 
Application for ARS
Email: 
jennifer.reed@atacorp.com