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Radar Engineer

Radar Engineer

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US-MI-Ann Arbor
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Radiant Solutions (formerly MDA Information Systems, LLC)  is looking for a Radar Engineer  for our Ann Arbor, MI area location. 

Radiant Solutions is seeking an experienced Radar Engineer to participate in the development of image processing algorithms. You will work with both unprocessed and fully processed SAR data to make use of SAR phenomenology and signal/image processing to develop new capabilities to meet customer needs.

As a  Radar engineer, you will be working on a variety of projects with multiple customers to tackle real-world challenges.


Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet.  Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.


We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset.  Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, HumanGeo and RAI are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.


We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance.  Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen 





  • Develop initial concepts using Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery (SAR).
  • Analyze image and signal processing approaches for SAR, and evaluate their utility.
  • Create appropriate process artifacts including: requirements documentation, and test plans.
  • Fuse multiple sources of technical information and data into consolidated solutions
  • Interface with software engineer(s) to communicate requirements definition and software interface design.
  • Function as a product owner, coordinating programmatic and development activities for projects
  • Develop and execute formal verification and validation activities
  • Support development teams with sprint planning and execution activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned





  • BS in Physics, Math, Electrical Engineering or related discipline
  • Experience using Matlab, Python and other signal processing tools
  • Ability to independently devise solutions around a rough set of objectives
  • Capability to creatively solve complex requirements needs
  • Years of experience ranging between 3 and 10+ years
  • Possesses effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to engage and lead individuals from diverse disciplines
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability and willingness to obtain a US security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Requirements definition, requirements decomposition, and functional testing experience supporting software development efforts
  • Prior experience with Synthetic Aperture Radar