Staff/Senior Systems Engineer - Signal Processing

Requisition Number: 
Date Posted: 
January 8, 2019
Sunnyvale, Ca 94085
Position Summary: 

This position is for a Staff/Senior Systems Engineer working on the development of advanced algorithms for optimal time of arrival determination of terrestrial radio navigation signals, algorithm optimization using simulations and extensive field data, and working with SW/FW teams to have the algorithms  implemented and verified on target hardware platforms

Essential Functions: 
  • Develop and improve algorithms for the estimation of the time of arrival (ranging) and/or Doppler of terrestrial radio navigation signals.
  • Analyze field data (indoor/outdoor, static/dynamic, pedestrian/automotive/drone) and optimize algorithms accordingly for performance
  • Analyze and optimize implementation complexity of algorithms on target hardware platforms
Education, Experience, Skills and Attributes: 


  • MS or PhD (preferred) in EE/ECE with emphasis in Signal Processing/Communications.
  • 3+ years of experience in design and implementation of advanced signal processing algorithms.
  • Solid foundations in Signal processing for estimation & detection, Bayesian optimization functions
  • Experience with advanced Spectral estimation techniques, including Eigen decomposition-based methods
  • Strong math background and expertise with respect to abovementioned skills is a must
  • Good practical understanding of wireless propagation channel
  • Understanding and optimization of algorithm implementation complexity for target hardware platforms
  • Proficient with Matlab. Knowledge of C/C++ is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team on challenging technical problems across multiple teams.

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