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Principal Investigator ( PI )/ Chief Scientist Wireless Communications, Radar, EW – Job Order 3106

Principal Investigator ( PI )/ Chief Scientist Wireless Communications, Radar, EW – Job Order 3106

Red Bank, NJ,Basking Ridge, NJ, or Silver Spring, MD
Clearance preferred but not required
Wireless experience needs to be more than cellular
Compensation DOE

They are more than a research lab; they are an innovation hub. They have an entreprenurial spirit molding technology of the future. They are involved in cybersecurity, data analytics, advanced networking, wireless and mobility, display technologies, optical and quantum, power grid and IoT security, and electronic warfare. The industries they work in include smart cities and smart phones, intelligent battlefields and autonomous systems, telecommunications, energy, finance, government, life sciences and defense. They have 225 scientists, engineers and analysts on staff, 260+ issued, licensed and pending patents. They have more than 125 PhD’s on staff, 40+ collaborations with universities, research organizations and vendors. Additionally they have 100+ on-going customer-funded research and technology programs.


This company is looking for a highly motivated individual to lead a team of researchers to develop cutting edge technologies that solve the nation’s toughest technical problems. The successful candidate will have a track record of leading teams, developing new concepts, identifying funding opportunities, interfacing with customers, and securing external funding for research efforts. The candidate will display thought leadership and will be responsible for setting the technical direction of work within the wireless systems and networks research lab. Projects within the lab involve technologies broadly categorized as wireless systems, including electronic warfare (EW) systems, wireless communications, radar processing, multi-antenna signal processing. Many of the research topics are expected to be cross disciplinary and will involve some aspects of machine learning, as well.


Main responsibilities include:


Developing project opportunities and securing external funding.
Providing technical leadership within the department.
Leading teams to execute complex projects.
Developing partnerships and building relationships with other organizations in the wireless community.
Interfacing with external customers and representing the organization at professional technical meetings and conferences.


Requires 12 to 15 years with BS/BA or 10 to 13 years with MS/MA or 7 to 9 years with Ph.D.


This position requires verification of US Citizenship.
Demonstrated technical and project and group leadership experience.
Demonstrated ability to obtain external funding.
Candidates must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance.
Strong written and spoken communications/presentation skills.

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