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Machine Learning Systems Engineer

Arlington, Virginia
13 Sep 2023


Leidos is looking for a Machine Learning (ML) Algorithms Research Engineer to join our Electronic Warfare (EW) division.  The candidate will research, develop, and implement new machine learning algorithms to support the division's Cognitive EW business area, which leverages state of the art ML concepts for implementation across the RF domain (e.g., cognitive communications, radar, electronic warfare (EW), spectrum sensing, SIGINT)

The Leidos EW Division performs on programs that include advanced signal processing, machine learning, optimization, detection & estimation, deep learning, and adaptive decision and control.

Primary Responsibilities

Designs and develops methods, algorithms, and systems that apply machine learning technologies to support advanced electronic warfare concepts.

Works and leads cross-discipline engineering teams in order to develop, integrate, test, and field Cognitive Electronic Warfare systems.

Support business capture activities and proposals through technical contributions in the areas of machine learning, advanced signal processing, radar, and electronic warfare.

Basic Qualifications

Strong experience with mathematical model tools and languages; such as MATLAB, Python, etc.

Experience in being part of a multi-disciplinary project team in research or development

Strong and confident communication/presentation skills 

An active US Secret clearance is required

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, Computer Science / Machine Learning, or similar field and 4+ years of experience

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, Computer Science / Machine Learning, or similar field or a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years of relevant demonstrated technical research.


Electronic Warfare

Pay Range:

Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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  • Job Reference: 1112563740-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2023
  • Recruiter: LEIDOS
  • Location: Arlington, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering