CACI International DSP Engineer in Florham Park, New Jersey
Job Category: Engineering
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Continental US
What You’ll Get to Do:
The Wireless Protocol Analysis Lab is looking for a new team member passionate about building the next generation of software-defined protocol processing frameworks and applications. Our team of approximately 20 engineers comprises a mix of digital signal processing experts, large-scale application developers, and wireless protocol experts who work together to create some of the most highly optimized, software-based, platform-independent protocol processing engines in the world. Our solutions, refined and advanced over two decades of development, allow for a mix of deployment options, ranging from low-power embedded SBCs to multi-core computing clusters with FPGA and GPGPU capabilities.
More About the Role:
Define, design, implement, and test components of wireless protocol stacks, ranging from physical layer algorithms to layer 2/layer 3 procedures
Contribute to systems-level engineering discussions that reconcile the various use cases for our software in pursuit of best-in-class solutions
Work with customers (both internal and external to CACI) to help integrate our solutions into a wide variety of applications and use cases
Debug, test, and validate our capabilities using both unit tests as well as scenarios reported by our end users
Travel to other CACI locations and/or customer sites in the US as necessary (travel requirement is typically 0 - 15%)
What You Can Bring to Our Team:
A drive to continuously improve and refine existing capabilities alongside new development opportunities.
Ability to work with a distributed team and manage your time effectively across multiple, simultaneous projects.
A strong understanding of modern C++ programming. We consider C++11 to be the minimum but love to use C++17/20 features where appropriate.
Knowledge of wireless physical layer algorithms and their implementations, or an ability to learn and understand existing implementations.
Previous experience with wireless protocols (e.g., 3GPP cellular protocols, IEEE wireless standards, and/or ITU/ETSI-defined mobile radio standards).
Code profiling experience, ability to identify critical code paths, and offer performance optimizations based on analysis over multiple scenarios.
Experience using wireless test equipment in lab environments, including test setup design.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
A bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent technical degree.
5 years related work experience.
Experience writing software for Linux-based operating systems
C/C++ programming experience, shown through project work or code examples
Demonstrated ability to read and understand technical specifications, and create software-based implementations of the procedures and methods described therein
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
The ability to obtain and maintain and US Government Clearance at the TS/SCI level.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
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.
Company Overview: 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 an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $86,200-$176,600. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and retirement and savings.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. As such, any offers of employment may be contingent upon COVID-19 vaccination or an approved accommodation. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.