Riverside Research Institute

SR Remote Sensing Engineer

Location US-OH-Dayton
ID 2024-3187
Position Type
Full Time Salary

Riverside Overview

Riverside Research is an independent National Security Nonprofit dedicated to research and development in the national interest. We provide high-end technical services, research and development, and prototype solutions to some of the country’s most challenging technical problems.
 All Riverside Research opportunities require U.S. Citizenship.

Position Overview

Riverside Research is seeking a full-time Sr. Remote Sensing Engineer supporting technical GEOINT analysis for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) at Wright Patterson AFB.  You will be working closely with a team of Riverside Research, government, military, and contractor personnel using GEOINT data sources for scientific and technical intelligence research in the advancement of the GEOINT mission. This work is in support of DoD and Intelligence Community program requirements. 

All positions with Riverside Research require U.S. citizenship.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Process and exploit GEOINT data from remote sensing data sources
  • Independent verification and validation of GEOINT algorithms and tools
  • Translate operational needs into technical requirements; prepare supporting documentation
  • Identify workflow processes that can be automated or improved; document and implement process improvements
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or comparable technical degree
  • 10 years of experience working with overhead GEOINT imagery data
  • Experience with common remote sensing imagery data formats
  • Demonstrated proficiency processing and analyzing GEOINT data

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or comparable technical degree
  • Language coding skills in Python, IDL, Matlab, or C++

Global Comp

$123,644-$152,859 This represents the typical compensation range for this position based on experience, location and other factors.

Closing Statement

Riverside Research Institute is a not-for-profit, technology-oriented defense company, where service to our customers and support of our staff is our overall mission. Riverside is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring.  Riverside offers comprehensive compensation and benefit packages to our employees.
Riverside bases its employment decisions solely on technical experience, qualifications and other job-related criteria related to our organizational purpose as a not-for-profit company, and without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran’s status or any other status legally protected by applicable federal, state, and local law.


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