Senior Advanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Systems Engineer

8 - 10 years experience  •  Aerospace & Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/06/18
Scottsdale, AZ
8 - 10 years experience
Aerospace & Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/06/18

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred

Responsibilities for this Position

JOB DESCRIPTION:

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) has an immediate opening for a Senior Advanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Systems Engineer 3 to join our Digital Signal Processing Center of Excellence. The position provides an opportunity to develop the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to create and manage various GDMS and client technologies. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Senior Advanced DSP Systems Engineer will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:

Senior Advanced DSP Systems Engineers analyze, design, develop and test DSP algorithms that are implemented in hardware and software for Space-based systems. Your duties would include:

  • Systems requirements analysis
  • Signal processing architecture
  • Algorithm development
  • Performance verification and validation
  • Fixed point model conversion for hardware implementation
  • Software/hardware partitioning and trades
  • Hardware/software implementation collaboration
  • Hands-on system performance verification and validation in the lab



KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Candidates must demonstrate passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of various engineering systems and the ability to further advance GDMS technology.
  • Exceptional candidates have work experience of algorithm development for the statistical analysis of signal parameter measurements utilizing techniques from Detection & Estimation Theory, Random Processes Analysis, and Communications and Information Theory. Candidates must also have knowledge of MATLAB for DSP using the related tool boxes. Background with Radar Processing, DSP for mitigating/processing RF effects, Monte Carlo analysis or Phased Array/Beam Forming is a plus.



CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance with polygraph within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government securityinvestigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

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