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Waveform Development Engineer

Leidos | Arlington VA 22246 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/19/2019

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The Leidos Electronic Warfare and Signal Intelligence Systems Division has an exciting opportunity for a Waveform Development Engineer based Arlington, VA. Our division primarily focuses on research & development and advanced prototyping, transforming state of the art signal processing and communications algorithms into real-time software systems.

Under general supervision, the successful candidate will work on project teams that conceive, analyze, design, implement, test, and deploy software-based solutions for modern communications systems. Implementation includes algorithm development, hardware control, system optimization and deployment strategies. This position requires a high degree of autonomy and involves direct interaction with end users and customers.

External Referral Eligible

• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or other equivalent field of discipline
• 8 to 12 years of relevant experience
• Demonstrated capability in scientific programming with C, C++, Python, MATLAB
• Strong background in DSP technologies and/or in communications theory
• Knowledge of DSP concepts including multi-rate filtering, FFT/IFFT, signal conditioning
• Knowledge of communications concepts including MIMO, OFDM, QPSK, spread spectrum, interleaving, error correction codes, signal detection, synchronization
• Practical hands-on experience implementing custom communication waveforms into COTS Software Defined Radio (SDR)
• SECRET level clearance

• Master's degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering or equivalent field of discipline
• Experience in practical system development, deployment and leading others
• VHDL or FPGA experience
• Strong RF system design experience for wireless communications

Applicable Background:
• Satellite communications
• Cellular communications systems
• Modern modulation schemes
• Wireless Communications
• Wireless Networking
• DSP Algorithm Development
• Electronic Warfare
• Radar Systems
• SIGINT Systems
• Interference canceling
• Equalization
• Modulation/Demodulation


Electronic Warfare

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Location Arlington, VA, 22246, United States
Categories Engineering

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