Associate Image Scientist

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Associate Image Scientist

Westford, Massachusetts Contract Job ID: 1910107089
Estimated Duration: 24 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking Associate Image Scientist in Westford, MA.

The successful candidate will have sufficient image science background to work on the algorithmic components required to process raw digital imagery and understand the interaction within an imaging chain as well as order of operations. They will understand the fundamental factors that make-up and influence image quality as well as being familiar with some of the measurement concepts, such as the modulate transfer function (MTF), relative edge response (RER), dynamic range, signal to noise ratio (SNR).
Experience with geo-positioning, geo-location or photogrammetry would be a plus.
A current active security clearance is a plus. 
Basic Requirements:
  • US Citizenship required. Willingness to obtain and ability to obtain a US Government security clearance is required.
  • This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate disciple such as Image Science or related fields such as Physics and Electrical Engineering along with 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree 7 years of relevant experience is required
 Preferred Skills:
  • Familiar with SOCET GXP software
  • Familiar with ENVI software
  • Knowledge of photogrammetry and geo-location methods
  • Experience with Electro-optical systems
  • Proficient with Matlab and/or IDL for scientific programming and data analysis
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software:  Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Experience with ISR systems and DOD is a plus
  • Familiarity with C++ is a plus
  • Familiarity with Machine Learning would be a plus
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Team oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Travel ~10%
  • Knowledge of image systems and associated processing
  • Strong Mathematical background
  • Strong team player and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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