Software-Defined Radio (SDR) Engineer

Huntsville, AL, USA

Job Type

Full Time

job description:

Invariant Corporation is seeking a talented and motivated SDR Engineer with 2-10 years of experience to work in a hands-on laboratory environment on a variety of technical projects.


WHY WE’RE DIFFERENT:

Our philosophy that a company could be both dedicated to fostering a pro-employee work atmosphere and maintain an unwavering commitment to excellence by providing the highest quality of achievement in service to their customer.


WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Set up and operate laboratory-based Software-Defined Radio (SDR) hardware/software

  • Perform signal detection, identification, and decoding of captured waveforms

  • Perform RF signal reception and transmission of data using various modulations schemes (FSK, PSK, QAM, etc.)Work with customers and other engineers to develop designs for prototypes.

  • Perform other duties as assigned or required.


YOU WILL LOVE THIS JOB IF YOU:

  • Are a self-starter and require little oversight to complete tasks

  • Appreciate working on varying tasks and not working one task for long periods of time

  • Enjoy hands-on work and not sitting at a desk all day, every day

  • Love working with diverse groups of individuals, including customers and engineers

  • Are good at communicating with people.


WHAT SKILLS, LEARNINGS, AND EXPERIENCES ARE REQUIRED:

  • Candidate must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, or related field with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in SDR development and/or SDR test.

  • Minimum Traits and Competencies for this position

  • Obtain and maintain a Top-Secret security clearance or Secret Clearance with PR within 5 years

  • Some travel may be required depending on project requirements

  • Work well in a small, fast-paced and mission-driven environment with co-workers, management, and client

  • Demonstrate innovation, quick learning, excellent communication skills and adaptive thinking

  • Work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential


NICE-TO-HAVE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Strong proficiency with C/C++

  • Experience with Matlab is a definite plus

  • Experience using GNURadio or Matlab-based SDR is a plus

  • A Master’s Degree or concentration in wireless communications is a plus

  • Spread spectrum techniques and concepts

  • Additional years of experience is a plus

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Office, Lab, and field environment


NEXT STEPS:

If you are interested in employment opportunities with Invariant, please use the APPLY NOW button and attach your resume or send by fax to 256.881.1812. Be sure to include the title of the position in your email. We’d love to hear from you!

About the Company

Invariant Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - minorities/males/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. Invariant is a drug-free workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer Workplace Posters

This position is expected to be performed only in the state of Alabama. Subject to the provisions of Code of Alabama 40-18-370, the Company shall give good faith consideration to Alabama residents for employment at the Project.