Leidos Ladar Intern in DAYTON, Ohio


Leidos is seeking a talented Ladar Intern, located in our Beavercreek, OH office.

This position is to support modeling and simulation, laboratory development and field testing of coherent laser radar system.


  • Independent research in coherent ladar systems.

  • Developing mathematical models of ladar.

  • Testing the models in a laboratory and in the field.

  • Presentations and written reports describing the research will be required.



  • The candidate must currently be enrolled in a Ph.D. program in Optical or Electrical Engineering.

  • The successful candidate will have laboratory and course work experience in optical systems and remote sensing.

-Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, & PowerPoint)

-Must have the ability of obtaining a DoD Secret Level Security Clearance, U.S. Citizenship required

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Matlab programming

  • Experience in an optics laboratory

  • Scientific programming

  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.