Senior Networking Research ScientistBusinesses Raytheon Intelligence & Space Clearance type Secret Relocation eligible Yes Job ID 155199BR Date posted 01/16/2020 City MD State Cambridge Country MA
This is an opportunity for entrepreneurial scientists to start and lead new R&D areas as a Principal Investigator at BBN Technologies. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to explore their own research agendas, organize and direct teams of bright scientists and engineers, and do important work.
We're looking for creative, entrepreneurial, and highly motivated research scientists with the potential to define and lead the growth of our networking group, which includes seeking and interacting with customers and potential customers, obtaining funding for projects, and organizing and leading project teams. Our key requirements are creativity, a strong entrepreneurial streak, and the potential to create and grow cutting-edge research projects. The potential to interact with potential customers, write excellent, winning proposals, and successfully execute cutting-edge R&D projects are essential for this position.
BBN excels at leading edge, high-end R&D. A partial list of our areas of technical interest and expertise includes:
- Network protocols and security
- Software defined networking
- Mobile and ad-hoc networks
- Software defined radios and other RF technologies
- 5G and other cellular technologies
Our creative teams take pride in their work and tackle exceptionally hard problems to provide useful, practical solutions for our customers. BBN provides an excellent work-life balance with bright and friendly colleagues and comprehensive benefits.
Required Skills and Experience:
- Ability to shape and lead research efforts in forward leaning technology areas.
- Ability to interact with academic customers and decision-makers.
- Position may require some amount of overnight travel.
A track record in writing successful proposals, standing up research teams, and executing projects successfully.
Hands on technical skills such as architecture design, prototyping, programming, and technical project management
Past experience IC and/or DoD
Masters in a technical discipline required, Doctorate preferred.
This position requires U.S. citizenship and the ability to be cleared
TS desired, SCI preferred 155199
Raytheon Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.