Jacobs Senior Signal Processing Algorithm Engineer - Scientist in Herndon, Virginia
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We are the Innovative Aerospace Division, a rapidly growing business within the Surveillance and Exploration Sector of Jacobs that is leading the design and development of next generation satellite payloads and ground processing systems. We have the corporate investment, infrastructure, subject matter experts, and strategic focus to enable you to be successful.
-Design and develop novel signal processing solutions for on-board processing using next-generation RF payloads and processors.
-Provide signal processing and system architecture expertise for SIGINT and communications systems.
-Analyze and implement algorithms for communications systems and SIGINT applications.
-Model and Simulate using common industry tools such as Python, MATLAB, or MIDAS.
-Work in a lab environment to support the implementation of algorithms on a range of platforms.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
-TS/SCI clearance is required
-Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics, math, or a related discipline.
-15+ years’ experience in signal processing.
-Ph.D. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics, math or a related discipline is preferred.
-Hardware implementation experience for using CPUs, GPUs and FPGAs.
-Location: Severn, MD and/or Herndon, VA. The work can be done in either location.
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