A world leader in the design and manufacture of avionics flight instruments, technologically sophisticated defense systems and diagnostic medical instrumentation, Elbit Systems of America combines the close-knit teamwork and high visibility of a small company with the stability and resources only a large company can provide.
ESA is a prime contractor supplier of state-of-the-art Electro-Optical systems for man-portable, airborne, and vehicle-mounted applications. We are seeking an experienced Principal Systems Engineer – Image Processing who will support the development of advanced targeting and vision systems for the US DoD. Our Systems Engineering Team performs system concept definition, system requirements development and analysis, new technology assessments, systems architecture trades, and evaluation of alternative technical solutions. This individual will help architect, design, and integrate novel and innovative image processing solutions for some of the world’s most challenging military applications.
Responsibilities include concept development, system trade-off analysis, requirements definition, and evaluation of system performance for sensor and imaging solutions for embedded systems. Will be involved in the design and development of vision algorithms for low-latency video image processing pipelines. Analytical skills should be complimented by a demonstrated ability to plan and lead system engineering activities. The individual must be able to utilize and maintain existing analytical models, develop new models, design tests, and validate performance simulations. The position will interface with internal and external project teams, company personnel and the customer community.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent scientific discipline and at least 8 yrs of applicable progressively complex systems engineering experience including hardware/software integration of complex systems.
Qualified individuals should be knowledgeable and have experience in these areas: