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DSP and Communications Developer/Engineer T1
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CACI International, Inc. | Sterling, VA
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DSP and Communications Developer/Engineer T1

Req #: 220471

Location: Sterling, VA US

Job Category: Engineering

Security Clearance: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance Status: Must be Obtainable

Job Description

CACI is looking for entry level DSP and Communications Developer/Engineers to join our SkyTracker Counter UAS/Drone group in either Sterling, VA or Sarasota, FL. You will be part of a team and culture of sharing information amongst teammates, team before self, and one of encouraging self-improvement.

What You'll Get to Do:

* Make use of your Engineering and Digital Signal Processing schooling and experience on the development of Sky Tracker family of systems that protect our war fighters and critical infrastructure from drone threats.
* Put into use your software development skills in the implementation of new and advanced complex solutions to our customer needs and to exceed their expectations.
* The focus of this position will be to start out as an entry level developer and progress your career and responsibilities as time goes on.

More About the Role:

* Your primary responsibilities will be to write and maintain the code that powers the signal processing side of the SkyTracker system.
* This includes coding primarily in C, C++, and Python.
* The work will be performed mostly in the signal processing environments of X-Midas and M2Extra (government environments similar to GNU Radio and MATLAB).
* As a part of these development efforts you will also be called on to assist with the end-to-end testing of the Sky Tracker system.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

* Education: Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or similar
* Experience: 0 - 3 years

Required Skills:

* Software development experience, academic level experience acceptable.
* Entry level understanding of Signal processing and RF systems.
* Possible occasional travel (1-2 weeks) to assist in conducting hands-on equipment testing and field evaluation.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

* Desired experience with X-Midas, M2Extra, MATLAB, and/or GNU Radio.
* Software Defined Radio (SDR) experience including receiver architectures, software channelization, modulation/demodulation techniques, spectral analysis, error correcting codes.
* JIRA/Confluence Experience.
* Familiarity with Linux systems.
* Experience with Radio Frequency (RF) systems and test equipment (such as: spectrum analyzer, network analyzer, or signal generator) in support of projects and/or Senior Technical staff activities.

What We Can Offer You:

* GREAT place to work.
* No dress code.
* Flexible work schedule.
* To be a part of a team of very dedicated engineers.
* An opportunity to grow your engineering skills.
* We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
* Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
* We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
* We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
* For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

About CACI International, Inc.

CACI International Inc (CACI), along with its wholly owned subsidiaries and joint ventures, is an international information systems, high technology services, and professional services company. The Company delivers professional services and information technology solutions, to its clients, primarily the United States government. Other customers include agencies of foreign governments, state and local governments, and commercial enterprises. The Company is engaged in simulation technology. On October 31, 2007, it completed the acquisition of Athena Innovative Solutions, Inc. (AIS). On November 1, 2007, it acquired Dragon Development Corporation (DDC). On February 1, 2008, it acquired Invocom Limited, which designed and delivered network, operations, and business support systems to telecommunication service providers. On June 1, 2008, it acquired Softsmart Limited, which sold software to local government education authorities for the management of pre-schools and nursery schools. (Source: 10-K)