CACI International Signal Processing Engineer with Active clearance in Austin, Texas
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We are looking for talented, passionate Signal Processing Engineer who is excited about using state of the art technologies to build user-centric products with a profound impact to the US defense and intelligence community. The successful candidate is an individual who is never satisfied with continuing with the status quo just because “it’s the way things have always been done”.
CACI Austin Office is part of an industry leader in interoperable, Mission-ready Time and Frequency Difference of Arrival (T/FDOA) Precision Geolocation Systems and produces a diverse portfolio of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) products spanning small lightweight sensors, rack-mounted deployments, and cloud-based solutions which are deployed across the world. The commitment of our employees to "Engineering Results" is the catalyst that has propelled CACI to becoming a leader in Software Development, R&D, Sensor Development, and Signal Processing. Our engineering teams are highly adept at solving complex problems with the application of leading-edge technology solutions.
Our work environment is highly focused yet casual with flexible schedules that enable each of our team members to achieve the work life balance that works for them.
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What You’ll Get to Do:
The Signal Processing Engineer will develop and integrate cutting edge capabilities and will be a critical resource for conceiving, developing, testing, and deploying mission critical capabilities for our customers.
Daily activities typically include development of detection, demodulation and processing algorithms for wireless signals; development of knowledge base of signal types and characteristics to support processing efforts; and implementation of algorithms for production collection systems.
Offices for this opportunity are in Austin, TX. For those outside of the Austin area, relocation assistance may be considered on a case by case basis.
More About the Role:
Develop detection, demodulation and processing algorithms for wireless signals
Research advanced signal processing techniques to help define capability road maps
Help grow knowledge base of signal types and characteristics to support processing efforts
Implement algorithms for production collection systems
Provide technical insight on signal processing sensor development.
Make recommendations on component selection and packaging of component designed for stressing environments.
Research state-of-the-art component technologies and signal processing concepts/capabilities.
Evaluate concept designs and system integration strategies.
Develops digital signal processing (DSP) algorithms.
Work independently and with team members, principal investigators, and program managers to investigate technical approaches to challenging signal processing, estimation, and detection problems
Work closely with other groups across the company to transition new capabilities into deployment
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
US Citizenship is required along with the ability to transfer/obtain and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance
Master’s Degree with 10 years of related experience
Experience or education in digital signal processing, wireless communication theory, and estimation/detection theory
Background in object-oriented design
Very strong knowledge of engineering fundamentals (preferred M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics)
Demonstrated background of feature/capability software implementations that require strong DSP and RF fundamentals
Ability to evaluate technical trade-offs and to conduct an analysis of alternatives
Self-starter with good interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
An Active DoD TS/SCI security clearance
Strong background in current wireless protocols, digital communications systems, and RF physical and MAC layer protocols
Understanding of software-defined radio (SDR) principles
Experience with real-time and/or embedded system development
Understand and formulate mathematical, statistical, and computational models
Experience in machine learning and pattern recognition
Experience with algorithm implementation for DSP and/or FPGA
Understanding of Agile and Spiral development methodologies
Experience in a lab environment including use of signal generators and RF components (e.g., filters, splitters, attenuators)
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post and the Austin American Statesman.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.