Senior Research Scientist, Software Defined Radio (SDR) – Job Order 3061
College Park, MD
US citizen ship required (active clearance NOT required)
They are more than a research lab; they are an innovation hub. They have an entreprenurial spirit molding technology of the future. They are involved in cybersecurity, data analytics, advanced networking, wireless and mobility, display technologies, optical and quantum, power grid and IoT security, and electronic warfare. The industries they work in include smart cities and smart phones, intelligent battlefields and autonomous systems, telecommunications, energy, finance, government, life sciences and defense. They have 225 scientists, engineers and analysts on staff, 260+ issued, licensed and pending patents. They have more than 125 PhD’s on staff, 40+ collaborations with universities, research organizations and vendors. Additionally they have 100+ on-going customer-funded research and technology programs.
The candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, and prototyping Software Defined Radio (SDR) solutions for wireless systems. Familiarity with wireless standards, specifically LTE and open source stack implementations is desirable. You will work in teams to research concepts and develop cutting edge solutions to complex problems. You will also be required to communicate the results of research through customer presentations and publications. Must work well collaboratively and individually. In this position, candidates will be developing radio solutions to help solve complex problems. Main responsibilities include:
Designing, analyzing, modeling, and simulating signal processing algorithms for wireless system applications.
Implementing, debugging and testing wireless application prototypes on third-party software-defined radio (SDR) platforms.
Writing design documents, simulation reports, and system documentation.
Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
3+ years of experience in developing SDR solutions
Knowledge of Open Air Interface (OAI) or srsLTE software stacks
Knowledge of LTE standards
BS/BA, MS/MA, Ph.D. or equivalent experience in Computer Science, or Electrical and Computer Engineering
Strong written and spoken communications/presentation skills
U.S. Citizenship required with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI with poly clearance
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