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Physical Scientist in Menlo Park, CA



$80K - $100K*


Data Science & Machine Learning


Less than 5 years

Job Description

LeoLabs is hiring a physical scientist to develop new orbital algorithms for modeling our large dataset. LeoLabs operates a global network of radars to map Low Earth Orbit and provide data services. The ideal candidate will contribute to a variety of projects including the development of advanced data analysis.


  • Develop and implement advanced tools for orbit fitting, orbit prediction, atmospheric drag modeling, solar radiation pressure modeling, etc.
  • Work to scale these tools for real-time operations on large data sets.
  • Analyze algorithm performance and data quality. Design and implement automated testing and calibration systems.
  • Develop algorithms that will characterize, track, and predict the orbits for the hundreds-of-thousands of pieces of small debris that are not tracked today.
  • Mine our radar data set to determine new applications for the data.
  • Interface with satellite operations teams, and other customer
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Valid through: 2020-4-3

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