R&D Engineer- Huntsville, AL

Job Code:9008-01
Category:R&D Engineer
Department:Engineering
Location:ALABAMA - Huntsville
Job Type:Full Time
Education:B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related technical field with some relevant work experience. 
Travel:Some travel may be required

Job Description:

As part of the Research and Development (R&D) Team at nou Systems, you will support developing new technologies that support our nation’s defense. The nou Systems R&D Team is focused on bringing new hardware and software technologies to missile defense related applications.

For the immediate task at hand, you will be part of a team effort supporting development of advanced algorithms for different Phased Array Radar Systems.  Responsibilities include developing new algorithms (a background in Math & Physics will come in handy), designing and implementing prototypes (a good background in Software and Math will be useful), and integration/testing of the algorithms for delivery to customer (good software and organizational skills are needed).  Initial work will involve analysis and design using MATLAB (and possibly other languages) to help develop, visualize, and test new concepts and advanced algorithms for implementation into DoD Systems to defend against missile attacks.

You will have a unique opportunity to work with experts in the field and to greatly increase your technical skills. 

Preferred Skills:

B.S. or M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related Science or Engineering degree. Coursework should include Calculus, Linear Algebra, Physics, and Programming.  A master’s degree in a related technical subject area is a plus.

Good programming skills are required with languages such as C++, Python, Matlab, or similar. 

A good Physics background is useful.

Additional knowledge and experience that would be a plus include: machine learning, E&M, Radars, missiles, Missile Defense, Software development, and parallel processing.

Candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills, be proficient with standard office applications such as PowerPoint and Excel and must meet eligibility requirements for a DoD security clearance.  All offers will be contingent upon successful completion of the security clearance process. The position offers significant advancement opportunity within a dynamic, high-tech company with competitive benefits.