Analyze user requirements to derive software design and performance requirements
Design and code new software or modify existing software to add new features
Debug existing software and correct defects
Describe various signal processing techniques
Identify various digital modulation techniques
Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments
Provide recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards
Develop/implement algorithms to meet system performance and functional standards
Assist with developing and executing test procedures for software components
Write/review software and system documentation
Develop software solutions, confer with users or system engineers
Analyze systems flow, data usage and work processes
Investigate problem areas
Serve as team lead at the level appropriate to the software development process being used on any particular project
Modify existing software to correct errors, to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance
Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design
Use signal processing algorithms to convert a signals
Design signal processing software based on sparse documentation
Lead one or more software development teams and ensure the work is completed in accordance with the constraints of the software development process being used on any particular project
Design/ implement complex signal processing algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints
Perform quality control on products
Write software using C++, Java; suggest languages as needed to solve problems
Advanced understanding of the Linux operating system
Confer with system engineers and software engineers to derive software requirements and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces
Develop and maintain software framework to enable efficient processing of data
Identify the source of problems in an a Radio Frequency (RF) processing system and associated systems in an enterprise architecture
Implement recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. At least seven (7) years’ experience as a SSWE or equivalent on a project with a focus on Radio Frequency (RF) to include experience with Fourier transforms, filtering, communications theory, digital modulation, error control coding, signals analysis tools (e.g. WVT, DVT), and digital signal processing (e.g. adaptive beamforming/ filtering, demodulation). Four (4) years of additional SSWE or equivalent experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree. TS/SCI with polygraph clearance is required.
Software defined radio architectures (e.g. SCA, REDHAWK, or GNU)
Commercial wireless standards, geolocation techniques
Software configuration management tools (e.g. GIT, Trac, or Subversion)
Python, Eclipse IDE
Google Protocol Buffer,
Model-based design (e.g. Matlab, SIMULINK, CAMEO)
Service oriented architecture, and Linux OS
Experience working on an Agile development team
Cloud deployment / AWS
React or similar libraries (Vue, Angular)
Consuming and creating REST APIs and WebSockets
Pay Range:Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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