Acoustic Signal Processing Engineer - Data Scientist, Machine Learning

Signal Systems Corporation - Millersville, MD

Full-timeEstimated: $100,000 - $130,000 a year

Job Summary
Signal Systems Corporation (SSC) is looking to hire motivated acoustic signal processing engineers to conduct Research and Development work on a variety of exciting new acoustical technologies, in both the commercial and defense sectors.

As a small engineering company, SSC leverages its institutional and individual expertise in distributed acoustic sensors, active noise control, acoustic surveillance, machine learning, audio enhancement and interference rejection to provide engineering solutions for both government and commercial customers in underwater, sonic and ultrasonic domains. We are a research-centered company valued by our customers for our rigorous engineering approach and ability to transition original research into real-time applications.

SSC is a great place to work for engineers looking to cultivate their talents and grow professionally. At SSC, personal initiative and a willingness to engage in tasks throughout the engineering process are highly valued.

Competitive salaries, generous benefits and flexible work schedules make SSC an ideal environment for self-motivated engineers. SSC is located in Millersville, MD near BWI Airport. Our central location enables SSC employees to live in the Baltimore or Washington, DC metro areas, as well as scenic Annapolis and Maryland's Eastern Shore.

Signal Systems Corporation is an EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Responsibilities and Duties
As an engineer at SSC, you will work in small teams (1-5 engineers) to develop state-of-the-art signal processing technology as part of our larger company. We expect our engineers to be independent-minded and capable of accomplishing high-level engineering tasks.

Qualifications and Skills
Successful candidate should have basic knowledge of * acoustic signal processing* algorithms, and be skilled with MATLAB. Python, Tensorflow, Apache Spark, Hadoop, Scala a plus. Engineers with experience in embedded C/C++ or Bayesian statistics and data fusion are of particular interest. Other beneficial knowledge areas are underwater acoustics, tracking and machine learning technology.

Candidates should have at least a Master's degree in one of the following majors: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or Statistics.

This position requires the ability to obtain and hold a US Government security clearance. Eligibility requirements include US citizenship.

We offer competitive salaries and many benefits (health, dental, 401(k) retirement plan and disability insurance for full-time employees).
Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time


  • Master's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)