Research Scientist, Signal Processing – Job order 2861

near Beltsville, MD 20704
Compensation: DOE
US citizenship 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.

We collect radio frequency information from sensors and present it to end users in a format meet the analysis needs of end users. Develop signal-processing algorithms for RF sensing and communications applications. Algorithm development will be for both real-time applications on embedded processors and non-real-time applications operating on stored data. Algorithmic areas of interest include signal detection, classification, geolocation, (direct finding and time-difference-of arrival techniques, e.g) on both multi-antenna single platforms and distributed RF platforms.

Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.

Prefers Masters or PHD in signal processing
Familiarity with Python and/or Matlab for signal processing applications
Signal processing algorithm development experience
Understanding of distributed sensor fusion a plus
US. Citizen with a current security clearance of SECRET or above, or the ability to obtain a security clearance

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