The MITRE Corporation Senior/Lead Computer Imaging/Sensing Researcher (TS/SCI Polygraph Clearance) in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Senior/Lead Computer Imaging/Sensing Researcher (TS/SCI Polygraph Clearance)


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Lead our imagery and sensing team in the development and analysis of algorithms. Initiate interactive sessions with analysts to define requirements and refine designs. Prototype algorithms and demonstrate advancement of the state-or-art and state-of-practice. Provide current awareness and understanding of advances in academia and commercial industry in the discipline.


Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity, or similar field; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph; and 3 years' related experience.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in applied research in the following with emphasis on Computer Imaging/Sensing:

  • Imagery analysis

  • Deep Learning

  • Video Surveillance

  • Video Analysis

  • Full Motion Video

  • Computer Vision

  • Object Recognition

  • Machine Learning

  • Pattern Recognition

Other Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of commercial video & imaging products and practices

  • Ability to work in a very dynamic and demanding work environment.

  • Demonstrated good oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight.

  • Ability to brief senior leadership

  • Work cooperatively as a team member

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Maryland-Annapolis Junction

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Jul 4, 2018, 11:00:00 PM

Req ID: 00050620