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High Energy Laser Beam Control Engineer/Technologist

Req ID :
393670BR
Job Code/Title :
E1884:Electro-Optical Engineer Stf
Job Description :
Sunnyvale, California:
Analyzes, designs, and develops acquisition, tracking, and pointing (ATP) and adaptive optics (AO) - wavefront control (WFC) subsystems for high energy laser (HEL) systems. Evaluates, investigates, and performs applied research and development on emerging ATP, AO, and WFC electro-optical technologies to improve performance and reduce cost for HEL products and solutions. As part of an interdisciplinary engineering and technology team, collaborates with subject matter experts in software, mechanical, power, thermal, electrical, production, and specialty engineering to support programs, pursuits, and internal R&D activities.

Keyword\\Phrases Include:
Electro-Optics, Photonics, Directed Energy, Solid Sate Lasers, Beam Control, Fourier Optics, High Energy Laser, HEL, MATLAB, ZEMAX, Research & Development Environment, Modeling, Simulation and SIMULINK.

Basic Qualifications
Technical proficiency in the field of HEL beam control, with specialized skill in at least one of these areas: ATP algorithms, atmospheric compensation, or beam stabilization and jitter control. Proficiency in Fourier optics or multivariable controls modeling & simulation. Self-starter with initiative and tenacity to meet deadlines with quality products. Team-player with the ability to work with a diverse range of individuals and enable senior leaders to build and develop cohesive and effective engineering teams. Effective in oral presentation. Good written and briefing slide development skills. Operative skill in MATLAB and industry standard software tools required to be effective in the position.

Desired skills
Demonstrated potential to advance in technical and programmatic responsibilities, supported by publications, advanced degree(s), and challenging program achievements. Demonstrated skill in both Fourier optics and multivariable controls. Scientific and mathematical grasp of the theory and practice of atmospheric propagation of laser beams. Proficient in ZEMAX and SIMULINK. Experience in test-bed and instrumentation setup for experiments and demonstrations.

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Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California
Security Clearance :
Secret
Business Unit :
ESS4400 SPACE SYSTEMS COMPANY
Program :
OPL
Job Class :
Electro-Optical Engineering
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Sunnyvale
State :
CA
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Yes
Work Schedule :
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Sunnyvale