The Advanced Sensors and Techniques Group operates the Lincoln
Space Surveillance Complex (LSSC) that comprises of the Millstone
deep-space satellite tracking radar, the Haystack Ultra-wideband
Satellite Imaging Radar (HUSIR) and the Haystack Auxiliary imaging
radar (HAX). All these radar are remotely controlled from the
Lexington Space Situational Awareness Center (LSSAC) which serves
as a data processing and fusion node for the LSSC and other ground
and space-based space surveillance sensors. Together, the LSSC and
LSSAC serve as an operational test bed for space situational
awareness technologies and provide access to a rich set of radar
and optical data. The group's current research and development
efforts focus on problems such as tracking and identification of
newly launched satellites, tracking and discrimination of
satellites in geosynchronous clusters, automated radar image
exploitation, close approach monitoring and collision warning,
applications of mullti-sensor data fusion, and decision support.
The group is also developing a net-centric, service-oriented
This position will support group 92 IT needs. This will include
installing, updating, maintaining and troubleshooting all necessary
software products required to operate PC's, workstations and
servers. Operating systems supported include Microsoft Windows,
Macintosh, Linux and Unix. Applications include Microsoft Office,
Network Associates McAfee virus scan, Sygate firewall and
anti-spyware, Adobe Acrobat, and Mathworks and any other
applications or software requested by Staff. Provide support for
the backup operations of the group 92 file servers. Troubleshooting
network and network printing problems. Must have the ability to
prioritize and manage multiple tasks with minimum supervision.
Education: Accredited college coop program with at least
one-year with a Computer Science background. Microsoft
certification a plus.
Experience: At least one year of direct related software
experience on PC's, workstations. Must be knowledgeable in the use
of various operating systems (Windows,Linux Apple and Unix) as well
as application software products (Microsoft Office, McAfee
Anti-virus ). Should have basic understanding of networking.
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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.
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: 33425