Image Processing Algorithm Development Engineer

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Image Processing Algorithm Development Engineer

Roles and responsibilities

Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
W2 with full benefits
18 month contract position - potential for conversion
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description: 
Develop, prototype, and test algorithms for processing of KaRIn data from SWOT. Areas for development include: use of the instrument hydrology simulator; analysis of layover errors; analysis of phase unwrapping errors; adaptation of prototype processor for generating vector files from sparse image data. Support other algorithm development efforts with manipulation of geophysical data (digital elevation models), scripting, data analysis, and documentation.

Required Skills:
BS with 6 yrs, MS with 4 yrs, PhD with 2 yrs experience in electrical engineering, computer science, or closely related technical discipline. Programming skills in C++, C, python, MatLab. Excellent communication skills. Knowledge of image processing and classification. Ability to work in both a team environment and independently.

Desired Skills:
Knowledge of Earth remote sensing and some knowledge of SAR and INSAR processing.

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