Mid - Level Satellite DSP Subsystems and Algorithms Engineer - SSBI

Boeing   •  

El Segundo, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description

Position Overview

As a Mid-Level Satellite DSP Subsystems and Algorithms Engineer (Level 3), you will design and develop state-of-the-art, space-based communication systems for commercial, civil and/or national security programs. You will be part of a highly-motivated team that works with domestic or international customers on their latest satellite systems.

Project assignments typically span the unit life cycle, from internal trades, concept studies and system definition, to satellite unit development and test. Candidates will belong to a systems engineering team interacting with customers, suppliers, program management, integration and test engineers, and senior technologists.

  Position Responsibilities

  • Designing and developing next generation RF and digital satellite communication systems.
  • Developing and verifying multi-rate, fixed-point signal processing algorithms.
  • Conducting performance analysis of signal processing models.
  • Performing waveform development and characterization.
  • Performing trade studies.
  • Supporting integration ant test of our payloads and spacecraft from unit level through in-orbit operations.
  • Supporting HDL-level design and verification.
  • Performing detailed system design and verification activities.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Space and Launch
Relocation Assistance Available
Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.

This position requires an active Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) / Special Programs Access U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.)


Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 5 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 3 or more years' experience or PhD degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics.

 Basic (Required) Qualifications

  • Successful completion of a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) by the federal government within the last 5 years.
  • 1+ years of experience with Matlab and/or Simulink.
  • 3+ years of experience in digital signal processing or digital communications.
  • 1+ years of experience in systems engineering concepts (requirements definition, allocation, verification, architecture design and trade design).

Preferred (Desired) Qualifications

  • Experience working with ASICs or FPGAs.
  • Experience with performance characteristics of analog electronics or data converters (ADCs / DACs).
  • Experience with digital/RF lab equipment (oscilloscope, signal generator, spectrum analyzer).

Job ID 1800098921