The MITRE Corporation Electrical Engineer / Scientist for Wireless Communications and Signal Processing in Bedford, Massachusetts
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Do you want to join a technical team performing cutting edge engineering work and developing novel approaches to solve the next generation’s wireless communications and signal processing challenges? MITRE's SIGINT, Communications, and PNT department is seeking electrical engineers and scientists who are interested in developing, applying, and evaluating state-of-the-art communications systems.
In this position, you will apply and build your technical expertise towards furthering the public good by developing, applying, and evaluating state-of-the-art communication technologies. Typical projects include:
Performing detailed modeling and simulation of communications and/or sensor systems
Understanding of LTE/ 5G protocols and Massive MIMO
Providing data processing and theoretical analysis for performance assessments
Developing techniques to detect, locate, and identify signals
Developing secure communications and signal intelligence capabilities
Exploring, developing, and assessing waveform capabilities
Prototyping waveforms or algorithms in Software Defined Radios or other hardware capabilities
Assessing communications device limitations and providing recommendations for potential improvements
BS electrical engineering, systems engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, mathematics, physics, or a related discipline
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances
Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, systems engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, mathematics, physics, or a related discipline
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance which will require US citizenship.
A background in one of the following areas:
Digital Signal Processing
Statistical Signal Processing
Detection & Estimation Theory
Digital Communications (Physical and MAC layers)
Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) and array signal processing
Engineering mathematics: calculus, differential equations, linear algebra, and stochastic processes
BS and 2 years of related experience. MS in electrical engineering, systems engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, mathematics, physics, or related discipline preferred
Experience with MATLAB, Python, C++, or other modeling and data analysis software tools
Technical leadership and innovation in developing technical solutions
Excellent communication, presentation, and writing skills
The ability to build collaborative and mutually beneficial working relationships with people of different background
Possess active DoD secret clearance
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