Full Job Description
CACI Products Company specializes in designing and building hardware and software to meet our customers’ next requirement. We focus on offering devices that can be fielded immediately to meet the mission needs that lie directly ahead. Size, weight, power, and packaging are of paramount importance in everything we design and build. Our expertise allows us to rapidly provide these solutions in specialized electronic/mechanical design, embedded & application-level software, reverse engineering & protocol analysis, and RF signals and communications systems. Successful candidates must be willing and able to obtain a security clearance, therefore, U.S. Citizenship is required.
We are seeking a Principal DSP Engineer to work on the development of our wireless product line. This role requires understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of designing DSP solutions for RF products. An ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience designing such solutions in a commercial environment with aggressive time-scales.
This role requires the ability to effectively collaborate with a cross functional design team. Candidates must possess solid interpersonal as well as excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ideal Candidates will be proficient with:
Communications systems, associated algorithms and their design. This includes an understanding of RF filters, signal modulation/demodulation, channel equalization/channel estimation, channel coding (FEC), RF signal acquisition
DSP baseband signal processing and task scheduling
DSP Peripheral programming and control
Programming DSP and devices using C/C++, MATLAB/Simulink and VHDL
FPGA implementation experience on Xilinx and Intel parts.
TDOA and Direction Finding skills are a plus.
Interpreting and implementing wireless standards such as 3GPP (LTE, WCDMA, GSM), IEEE 802.11 (WIFI) and IEEE 802.15 (UWB, Zigbee)
Mixed signal requirements including quantization bits, dynamic range (SFDR), power consumption and the design of baseband equivalent models. Experience designing solutions to overcome imperfections in the RF signal path
Fixed-point DSP design
Preferred skills will include:
Hardware design for DSP/FGPA based systems and their peripherals
Embedded software development
System architecture design and the partitioning of functionality between GPP, DSP and
Version control systems (Subversion or similar)
5 years+ experience designing DSP/ solutions
MS Electrical Engineering or similar field
We work in a unique environment that’s employee and family-friendly. Our employees enjoy:
Generous salary, holidays, vacation and sick leave;
The best PC or MAC – your choice – with at least two large monitors;
Highly subsidized health, dental plans and life insurance;
401k plan w/company match that vests immediately;
Private or semi-private window offices;
Tuition/educational assistance program;
Casual dress and flexible schedule.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, color, age, military service eligibility or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected class. We encourage and support workplace diversity.
CACI Products Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.
No third parties, no agencies, no subcontractors need apply.