Systems Analyst

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory


The Systems and Analysis Group provides technical analyses to senior U.S. Air Force (USAF) leadership on a broad range of issues, including survivability of advanced USAF aircraft versus modern air defenses; the impact of current and future electronic attack and electronic protection techniques; the effectiveness of advanced weapon systems; the capabilities and limitations of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems; and the vulnerability of precision-guided munitions to threat counters.  Many of these system analyses rely on a large body of modeling and simulation tools for RF, infrared, GPS, and directed-energy systems, which are validated via participation in an active program of laboratory measurements and flight testing in conjunction with Group 108, Tactical Defense Systems. 


Position Description

The successful candidate will work with a multidisciplinary team to develop simulation tools, perform analysis, and lead studies to address a broad range of technical problems of interest to the U.S. Air Force and DoD. Technical areas of analysis include radar, infrared sensors, electronic warfare, and GPS.    



  • MS in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering, or MS in Computer Science with experience in Physics or Engineering. In lieu of an MS, a BS or BA with 3+ years of directly related experience will be considered 
  • Demonstrated ability to program in a technical environment in Matlab, Python, C, or C++ required. Technical modeling/simulation experience preferred


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Selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

To safeguard our health and well-being, MIT Lincoln Laboratory requires COVID-19 vaccination for all employees.  Individuals may request exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical or religious reason.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.




Requisition ID: 35947 

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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