Draper Principal DSP Software Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Our group of software engineers is looking for a candidate with digital signal processing (DSP) experience to join us in delivering solutions to challenging problems. The successful individual will plan, architect, implement, and test real-time signal processing applications running on various state-of-the-art processors. Our projects range from established operational deployed systems to short-term research prototype efforts exploring and engineering possibilities. If you enjoy working with a team to tackle difficult problems, devise solutions, and bring those solutions to life, we'd love to speak with you.
Candidates will have strong software development skills and substantial experience working in a collaborative environment
Software architecture and design experience required.
Knowledge of communications technology required
BS or MS in computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics, or a related field
Excellent communication skills, both verbal & written
10+ years professional experience
Ability to analyze and understand signal specifications and system operations specifications and to translate them into software and test requirements
Experience implementing complex signal processing algorithms in C++ and/or CUDA or OpenCL
Experience in optimizing signal processing algorithms and implementations for performance
Experience developing, debugging, and testing code for production deployments
Experience developing multithreaded applications
Applicants selected for this position will be required to maintain a TS/SCI U.S. Security Clearance. Applicants with current security clearances are encouraged to apply.
External Company Name: The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc