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Research Scientist

Vista Research
Country of Position: 
United States
Contact Name: 
Peggy Canter
Subject Area: 
Signal Processing Communications and Networking
Start Date: 
September 13, 2016
Expiration Date: 
November 30, 2016
Position Description: 


With over 30 years of experience delivering critical analysis and engineering expertise, Vista Research is committed to providing its customers with the innovative solutions that they require and answers they can trust.  Vista specializes in the analysis of remote sensor data and the development of sophisticated signal processing algorithms to enhance signals of interest and to remove noise sources. Vista has both software and hardware engineering resources to quickly develop prototype real time systems and production solutions.

Position Overview

In operational environments such as border security, battlefield surveillance, or infrastructure protection, time is your most critical asset. Vista’s Smart Sensor Radar Systems are designed and optimized for tracking targets in the air, on land and by sea providing precise and advanced actionable intelligence, offering operators the time they need to make the correct decision. Vista's innovative staff of scientists and engineers can provide a wide range of analysis and engineering services.

The Research Engineer/Scientist will particiate in the development of systems incorporating remote sensing and signal processing techniques.

Essential Functions

  • A strong background in signal processing, communications, and implementation of numerical algorithms is essential. 
  • Strong programming skills are required, with ideal candidates having demonstrated experience in C/C++, Python, and Linux. 
  • Knowledge of numerical linear algebra is a plus.

Minimum Requirements

  • Electrical engineering, computer science, or applied mathematics are encouraged to apply.  An M.S. is required, a Ph.D. preferred.
  • U.S. citizenship is also required.
  • Strong preference for persons with an in-scope TS/SBBI.


Based in Monterey, CA

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