Signal Processing Engineer


Job Description:

The qualified Engineer / Scientist will be part of a strong team of scientists and engineers in our San Diego office addressing some of our nation's most challenging defense problems. As a Winter Intern, the candidate will help design and implement signal processing algorithms and help analyze unique datasets to identify and characterize signals of interest.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Help develop signal processing algorithms.
  • Help conduct data analysis.
  • Help perform signal detection and characterization.
  • Create efficient implementations in software.
  • Document results for customers.
  • Work collegially within a talented team of peers.

Basic Qualifications
  • BS degree in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or related field and 2-4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Intense interest in algorithm development, large dataset analysis, complex data phenomenology, signal detection and characterization, and efficient software implementation.
  • Strong analytical skills in the areas of detection and estimation theory, linear algebra and matrix computations, spectral analysis, mathematical modeling, and algorithm and software design.
  • Fluency in MATLAB or similar data analysis package.
  • Demonstrated exceptional work ethic.
  • Proven track record of innovation, problem solving, and successful technical results.
  • Be self-motivated and a team player, ready for a fast-paced environment and high expectations.
  • Able to obtain a Top Secret security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Additional software experience such as C, C++, shell scripting, Perl, Java, Python, Fortran, MPI, Cuda.
  • Experience with public speaking, client interaction, customer presentations, research documentation, task planning and scheduling.
  • Electronic sensor prototyping, building, testing, and repair.
  • Data acquisition, logging, and analysis

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Signal Processing Engineering

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