Scientist 5

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • L3 Technologies
  • San Leandro, CA, USA
  • May 06, 2020
Full time Biotech Information Technology Other

Job Description

Scientist 5 The team at L3 Technologies creates solutions that saves lives. Join our team and serve those who serve us. Who we are. We have approximately 30,000 employees, with locations across the United States and internationally. Our maritime and communications systems deliver truly discriminating multi-domain solutions to our defense customers' most challenging problems. Our smart devices send mission-critical data into armed conflicts to help our troops stay safe by staying in touch with key information. We've taken large communications systemsground based, mobile, satellite, surveillance and reconnaissanceand developed new ways to make them smaller and more capable. Why should you work at L3 Technologies? Not only can you make life-saving differences for our troops, but at L3, we offer market competitive compensation and benefits. Who works at L3 Technologies? We are committed to diversity in every aspect of our business. Our inclusive culture welcomes all employees and values their unique contributions to our success. For L3, diversity enhances our business. Are you ready to be part of L3 Technologies? Join us as we keep our nation and troops safe by providing life-saving solutions for use on sea, land, air, and space. We are searching for a Scientist 5 at our San Leandro, CA location. Summary Engages in initiating, designing, developing, executing and implementing scientific research projects. Incumbent applies advanced principles, theories and concepts and has acquired national recognition. Contributes to the development of new principles ad concepts. Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious. Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determines and pursues course of action necessary to obtain desired results. Work is reviewed through consultation with others rather than by formal review of superior. Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Incumbents are responsible for applicable activities, responsibilities, knowledge, skills and activities covered in the previous Scientist descriptions, plus the following: Plans and performs scientific duties on new and varied problems where only general objectives are stated. Performs advanced development work to obtain or maintain technical leadership in assigned field. Investigates and advises management regarding feasibility of new projects, systems or approaches. Identifies, defines and recommends solutions to significant technical and economic problems based on general input from management. Assumes lead role in project or program, performs technical coordination and leads others. Demonstrates creative ability through problem solving, scientific reports or technical papers and articles. Writes articles and papers for professional societies covering broad phases of the assignment and actively participates in the committee work of professional societies working with people outside the company. Reviews reports, patents, literature and other data to maintain an up-to-date comprehensive understanding of the latest developments in the technical field as it pertains to the scope of responsibility. Collaborates with supervisor to determine scheduling, budget, manpower, equipment and supplies for assigned project. Provides economic estimates for new projects. Sells products and services. Reviews budgets of one or more organizational unit or project. Plans the technical direction of complex engineering research programs. LI-PE1 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Skills: Solve problems with variable inputs where concrete solutions do not exist. Communicate in oral and written technical English. Sales and business acumen. Market analysis and planning. Project management experience. Supervisory experience. Physical Abilities: Use of arms, hands and fingers; lift and carry; focus on objects within 20 inches, shift focus and distinguish colors as needed to perform assigned experiments. Experience in Job Family: BS degree plus 14 years relevant experience, or MS degree plus 12 years relevant experience, or PhD plus 9 years relevant experience Minimum Education: BS degree in scientific discipline. Equivalent experience may substitute for education. Training, Certificates and Licenses: None Work Environment: The noise level in the environment is usually low to moderate. The environment is well lit and ventilated. The successful candidate will be based in the Electronic Systems' Power Distribution business unit, in the San Leandro, CA area. A competitive market-based compensation package, commensurate with the responsibilities and experience requirements will be provided. SAVING LIVES AND MAKING THE WORLD A SAFER PLACE TO LIVE L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic









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