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Image Science Engineer at L3Harris

Image Science Engineer

L3Harris Herndon, VA Full-Time


Image Science EngineerJob Code: SAS20223008-89723Job Location: Rochester, NY, Melbourne, FL, or Herndon, VA

Job Description:

Image Scientists are responsible for providing image expertise in support of developing analytical processes and tools as well as assessing image quality impacts associated with collection and processing for dissemination, archival, exploitation and display of digital imagery. An image scientist focused on Modeling, Simulation, & Analysis (MSA) works to model image sensing systems, utilizes those models to simulate data produced by the systems, and analyzes simulated results in comparison to desired data quality.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides image science expertise to conduct image/product quality analysis throughout TCPED chain.

  • Assess utility of image processing routines and advanced algorithms operating on todays baseline and emerging remote sensing systems.

  • Investigates, analyzes, and provides solutions to complex problems encountered by engineering services and quality control using standard engineering practices.

  • Authors technical documents and presentations


  • Bachelors Degree in Optics, Physics, Imaging Science, Mathematics, or Engineering equivalent with 4 years of experience; or 2+ years relevant experience with a Graduate Degree.

  • Mathematical background with relevancy to signal processing, image processing, or statistical analysis.

  • 2 years of experience with MATLAB, Python, UNIX based scripting, and/or C++ programming.

  • Experience in data and problem analysis, creative problem solving and design.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Active Top Secret or TS/SCI security clearance.

  • At least 1 year of experience working with remotely sensed data

  • An understanding of image processing techniques and software tools.

  • Knowledge of ground processing architectures and image processing algorithms for passive remote sensing systems.

  • Experience as a Technical Contributor developing solutions for customers, e.g. image processing algorithms, engineering tools to interrogate/measure various characteristics of image data.

  • Ability to develop engineering-level (not production-level) software routines in Python, C, C++, or MATLAB.

  • Exposure to analysis, exploitation, advanced processing of Visible and IR electro-optical (EO) systems.

  • Experience with 3D model creation or use of 3D models in scene creation

  • Experience with DIRSIG for scene simulation generation

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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