PDS Tech Inc DSP Subsystems/Firmware Engineer - SSBI in El Segundo, California

PDS Tech Inc is seeking a DSP Subsystems/Firmware Engineer in El Segundo, CA

In this role, you will design and develop state-of-the-art, space-based

communication systems for commercial, civil and/or national security programs.

If you are interested / available, please send me your resume at nraina@pdstech.com

Subsystems or Algorithm duties include :

  • Designing and developing next generation RF and digital satellite communication systems

  • Developing and verifying multi-rate, fixed-point signal processing algorithms

  • Conducting performance analysis of signal processing models

  • Performing waveform development and characterization

  • Performing trade studies

  • Supporting integration ant test of our payloads and spacecraft from unit level through in-orbit operations

  • Supporting HDL-level design and verification

  • Performing detailed system design and verification activities

  • Leading teams

Project assignments typically span the unit life cycle, from internal trades, concept studies and system definition, to

satellite unit development and test. Candidates will belong to or lead a systems engineering team interacting with

customers, suppliers, program management, integration and test engineers, and senior technologists.

Typical Education & Experience:

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics.

Other Job Related Information/Qualifications:

Qualified candidates must have demonstrable experience in one or more of the following: digital communication theory and systems, digital signal processing (DSP), algorithm design and implementation, or systems engineering principles.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • 3+ years of experience with Matlab or Simulink.

- 5+ years of experience in Digital Signal Processing or Digital Communications

- 5+ years of experience in systems engineering concepts (requirements definition, allocation, verification, architecture design and trade design).

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Proficiency in Matlab/Simulink.

- Experience leading teams of engineers.

- Experience working with ASICs or FPGAs

- Experience with lab equipment (oscilloscope, waveform generator, spectrum analyzer)


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.