Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 1:18 PM
Requisition ID: 19981
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nations space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration : to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game:changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
:This position requires the selected candidate to have a strong theoretical digital communication foundation and to be extremely hands:on.
:The selected candidate will be working in a digital communication team whose main objective is to create prototypes of communication systems using software defined radio solutions.
:Candidate needs to be able fully design digital communication transceiver prototypes using software defined radios (SDRs).
:Candidate will also conduct specialized technical studies, lead internal research and development efforts.
:Candidate should be eager to explore modern techniques and unconventional methods for algorithm design and problem solving.
:We are looking for a person who can work and lead small groups of engineers.
:The nature of our work requires the candidate to work on a couple of projects simultaneously.
:This position has a very limited proportion of systems engineering work.
:We expect the chosen candidate to be able to be an active software developer in some of the programming languages described below. 13;
:Minimum of 5 : 8 years of experience since obtaining a bachelors degree.
:Experience in prototyping of digital communication systems and/or algorithms is required
:Working knowledge of digital communication prototyping using GNURadio
:A theoretical understanding and practical experience with modern communication and digital signal processing techniques.
:Familiarity with one or more of the following programming languages: Python, C/C++ and MATLAB within Unix/Linux programming environments
:Strong written and verbal communication skills are necessary.
:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the U.S. government. U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
:Advanced degree in the area of digital communications, machine learning or signal processing is preferred.
:Experience with working with Linux, and development on a Linux platform is a plus.
:Hands on experience implementing communication algorithms using embedded software, FPGA, SDRs is desired.
:Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are necessary.
:Familiarity with Agile methodology is preferred
:Current and active secret clearance preferred 13;
Transcript Requirement 13;
Transcripts are required for this position.
Additional Requisition Details
System Job Title
MEMBR:TCH STF SR
Clearance Requirement: Secret
The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to
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