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Sr. Waveform Development Engineer



Sr. Waveform Development Engineer

ISBU | Chantilly, VA, United States 


Why Join Rincon Research Corporation (RRC)?


At Rincon Research Corporation, our primary business is innovating, developing, and fielding digital signal processing (DSP) products and services for the United States Defense and Intelligence Communities in support of national security.


Rincon Research Corporation seeks a self-starter to work in a multi-disciplinary R&D environment with similarly motivated electrical engineers, mathematicians, and computer scientists who are collectively responsible for creating custom digital signal processing solutions and communications systems in support of national security defense


Come join the team that is creating cutting edge signal processing, geolocation, and communication systems for the future!


What are the primary responsibilities in the Sr. Waveform Development Engineer position?


Under general supervision, this individual will lead and mentor small project teams that conceive, analyze, design, implement, test, deploy, and maintain software-based solutions for modern communications systems. Implementation includes algorithm development, hardware control, system optimization and deployment strategies. The right candidate will be expected to demonstrate dedication, discipline, integrity, and team play leading to products that are well-structured, documented, and carefully tested. This position will allow for direct interaction with end users and customers.



What required background will make you successful?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, or other equivalent field of discipline
  • Demonstrated capability in scientific programming with C, C++, or similar high-level language on UNIX/Linux
  • Strong background in DSP or in communications theory
  • Experience developing these kinds of waveforms
  • Detailed knowledge of interleaving, FEC, and modulation format trade-offs
  • Experience with spread spectrum modulation/demodulation
  • Experience in developing signal detectors
  • Experience in signal search and exploitation
  • Ability to obtain and maintain TS/SCI security clearance
  • US Citizenship Required



Preferred skills:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Applied Math, or equivalent field of discipline
  • 10+ years of experience in practical system development, deployment and leading others
  • VHDL or FPGA experience
  • X-Midas or MATLAB experience



Where is the position located?

This position is located in Chantilly, VA.


What benefits does RRC offer?

  • 100% employer-paid premiums for family medical and dental insurance, employee life insurance, short-term and long-term disability (STD & LTD)
  • Flexible reimbursement spending accounts for medical expense and dependent care
  • Immediate participation and vesting in the company’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401(k) Plan
  • Employer contributions to RRC’s ESOP
  • Employer matching contributions to the company’s 401( k) Plan
  • Employer discretionary contributions to the company’s 401(k) Plan

Rincon Research Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.


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Chantilly, Virginia
United States
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