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DSP Engineer



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Manassas, Virginia
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Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field.   Also requires 5+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 3 years of job-related experience. Agile experience preferred.

As a DSP Software Developer on the team you will analyze, design, develop and test DSP algorithms that are implemented in hardware and software for Navy Submarine based systems.

Your Role:

-Support an Agile team of 4-6 Software Engineers who are developing C/C++ (some Java) in a Linux environment for the Navy

-Signal processing software development in C and C++

-Signal processing design in MATLAB

-Algorithm development in C and C++

-Analyze DSP customer requirements to develop software requirements

-Write and Execute verification test procedures

-Fixed point model conversion for hardware implementation

-Software/hardware partitioning and trades

-Software/hardware implementation

-Work onsite with the development team at Lockheed Martin Integration facility in Manassas Virginia coordinating with the ARCI/SWFTS community

Required Skills:

5+ years SW development in C++ on Linux environment

1+ years designing DSP in MATLAB and implementing in C/C++ software algorithms (exceptional candidates will have 3+ years)

1+ years  working knowledge of FIR filters, sample rate changes, FFT/Power Spectral Density (PSD)

1+ years Large System Integration (exceptional candidates will have 3+ years)  

1+ years of experience developing code using an Agile Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) (exceptional candidates will have 3+ years)  

-Experience using Jira/Bitbucket/Jenkins tools

-Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with very little direction, or can provide direction and leadership to technical teams

-Exercises independent judgment and sometimes defines new procedures and practices to improve team performance

-Seasoned, experienced professional with proficient understanding of software engineering concepts, principles, and theories

-Secret Clearance (Interim Acceptable


Engineering, C++, Matlab, Signal processing, Linux, Python, Algorithm, jira, jenkins, Programming, java, bash, agile

Top Skills Details:

Engineering,C++,Matlab,Signal processing,Linux,Python,Algorithm,jira,jenkins,Programming

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Preferred Experience:

-Exceptional candidates have work experience in algorithm development for Navy Sonar applications

-Candidates must have knowledge of MATLAB for DSP using the related tool boxes. Experience with Sonar Signal Processing, DSP for mitigating/processing effects, Monte Carlo analysis or Phased Array/Beam Forming is a plus.

-Experience with Large System Integration in a Navy DOD environment

-ARCI or SWFTS submarine software development

-Agile certifications or equivalent experience as Scrum Master or Product Owner

-Experience with Static Code Analysis mitigation

-Digital Signal Processing certification

-Requirements management 

-Strong understanding of common data structures and algorithms

-Experience with scripting languages such as Bash or Python

-Must be able to design FIR filters to implement Sample Rate Changes (Decimation, Interpolation, Resample Rates)

-Given an input rate must be able to calculate the proper resample ratio (Interpolation / Decimation) to achieve a desired output rate.

-Must know how to compute a Power Spectral Density (PSD) given either real or complex data as the input

-Must know how to calculate start/stop frequencies and bin spacing of the PSD

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

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The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Jean Chambers

Phone: (410) 579-3072

Email: jchambers@careercircle.com

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