Digital Systems Processing Engineer

CACI International - Sterling, VA3.9

Job Description

BIT Systems ( BITS ) is looking for an Digital Signals Processing Engineer, who will work on the DSP Engineering team in our Dulles, VA office. This position requires a background in digital signal processing (DSP) and communication theory. The candidate will participate in the project phases to include (but not be limited to): design, debug, and test of signal processing algorithms running on a variety of platforms supporting intelligence, defense, and other government missions.

Participate in the design, development, integration, and testing of software to go into our DSP baseline.
Participate in the definition of requirements, CONOPs and architecture for future systems
Support field testing of the equipment being developed
Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
Leverage education and on the job programming skills in C, C++, and Python for Linux software development activities
Help with Receiver architectures, Software channelization, Modulation/demodulation, Spectral analysis activities
Use knowledge and understanding of radio frequency (RF) systems and test equipment (spectrum analyzer, network analyzer, signal
generator, etc.) in support of projects and Senior Technical staff activities
Help with link budgets, range estimates, and system sensitivity assessments

Typically requires bachelor's degree or equivalent and three to ten years of related experience.

Programming skills in C, C++, and Python
Linux software development experience

Thorough understanding of software defined radio systems:
Receiver architectures
Software channelization
Modulation/demodulation techniques
Spectral analysis
Error correcting codes
Working familiarity with radio frequency (RF) systems and test equipment (spectrum analyzer, network analyzer, signal
generator, etc.)
Exposure to all phases of product development (concept, design, implementation, test, and production)

X-Midas programming experience is desired

Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required.

What We Can Offer You:
Weve 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 nations highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACIs unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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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.