Signature Science, LLC
  • - NJ- Egg Harbor Township
  • Egg Harbor Township, NJ, USA
  • Full Time

Prospective Staff Physicist – 15-0528-10
Location: TBD
Vacancy: No current openings; resumes will be databased to facilitate staff additions for future openings
Education: Ph.D. in Physics or related field. M.S. plus 3 years of suitable experience is acceptable.
Years of experience: 2-10+ years
Required Skills:
Candidates must have the following:

  • At least three years of experience in experimental or applied science
  • Demonstrated independent research experience and capability in the planning and execution of research and development projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills:
Candidates with the following additional qualifications will receive preference:

  • Experience related to any of the following: the study of electromagnetic energy, including millimeter wave scattering and absorption, dielectric measurements and modeling; the study of x-ray technologies including CT, micro-CT, x-ray backscatter, XRD, XRF, and related technologies
  • Experience with electromagnetic theory; scattering; spectroscopy - analysis and modeling, laser spectroscopy; THz scattering and spectroscopy; algorithm development and modeling of electromagnetic scattering system
  • Advanced experience with LabView, Mathematica, Matlab, Gaussian, and COSMOL with RF module

Primary Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will support Signature Science projects involving:

  • Executing and documenting various aspects of testing and analysis associated with the development of security-related systems
  • Testing and/or evaluating a number of commercial and prototype explosives detection systems, and performing parametric testing and evaluation of candidate systems to determine parameters such as lower limit of detection, sensitivity, selectivity, dynamic range, or other instrument performance characteristics
  • Utilizing tools such as Matlab to support data and image analysis
  • Performing literature searches and assessing the current state-of-the-art in approaching the research program
  • Writing, reviewing, and commenting on project plans, test plans and procedures, data analysis reports, and project final reports

This position may require irregular hours, to include work on weekends or after regular business hours. This position may require domestic travel.
Clearance Status:
This position requires that the candidate be willing and able to complete a successful background screening for a security clearance. Candidates with an active security clearance will receive preference.
Citizenship Status:
Must be a U.S. Citizen

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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