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As a Scientist at Arete, we are seeking junior and mid-level applicants with a strong Physical Science/Engineering/Applied Math/Computer Science background to work in the areas of ocean remote sensing, signal/image processing and detection, computer vision, machine learning, physics-based modeling, data analysis, sensor hardware development, and field test design and support. Tasks include development of physics-based software and algorithms for data analysis. Other duties include but are not limited to work on challenging and important work in the areas of sensor design and analysis; phenomenology exploitation; detection, estimation and tracking algorithms; and target classification and identification. This position is based in our Northridge, CA office. This is an exempt, non-supervisory, full-time position.
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We have an impressive range of benefits, programs, and perks that we offer:
Generous PTO and Leave Times
Health, Medical, and Wellness Benefits
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The salary range for this role is $80,000 to $125,000; however, Arete considers several factors when extending an offer of employment, including but not limited to: the position and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills.
U.S. citizenship is required to meet position eligibility.
Selected applicants will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Successful passage of a criminal background screen is required to meet position eligibility. Arete will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
Successful passage of a Department of Transportation (DOT) drug test is required to meet position eligibility.
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