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DSP Algorithm Designer

DSP Algorithm Designer

Job title: DSP Algorithm Designer
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Great Malvern
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Start date: 2022-01-04
Reference: BH-16749
Contact name: Neil Tovey
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Published: about 2 months ago

Job description

Your Navigation Systems experience (ideally GNSS receivers), and expertise in signal processing and Algorithm design will play a crucial part in supporting the delivery of secured navigation which can be depended on when accurate navigation, positioning/ timing is mission-critical.
Due to continued growth across the department, we are looking to appoint a DSP Algorithm Designer to play a significant role in the in the design and implementation of Global Navigation Satellite Systems receivers.
You will be working for a multinational science and technology specialist who is one of the UK's largest Defence contractors. Their teams make a critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.
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About the Job:
The client requires a DSP Algorithm Designer / Scientist to focus on the design and implementation of Secured Navigation systems, including Global Navigation Satellite System receivers looking at signal processing design and algorithm design, implementation, test and verification. 
About You:
To be the right fit for this DSP Algorithm Designer job you will have expertise in signal processing design and algorithm design, implementation, test and verification. You will also have a strong mathematical background and be experienced in the use of Matlab.
You will be;
  • Fully proficient in utilising Matlab
  • Experienced in signal processing design and modelling for practical real time systems
  • Experienced in algorithm design/implementation including use of literature and innovation.
  • Good mathematics background including comfortable with probability and statistics
  • Experienced in algorithm test and verification
  • Collaborative team member
  • GNSS expertise would be highly beneficial
  • Familiar with software engineering and ideally C/C++
  • Other beneficial areas include:
    • Navigation system specification;
    • Navigation signal processing;
    • Multi-sensor navigation;
    • Robust navigation techniques (anti-jam, anti-spoof)
    • Real Time Kinematic satellite navigation;
    • GNSS security;
    • Alternative PNT approaches and techniques;
    • Emerging PNT technologies and threats.
  • Experience of working in a formal engineering environment would be highly beneficial (including documentation, use of formal design lifecycles, use of configuration management tools).
  • Team leading would be beneficial
DSP Algorithm Designer
Ideally Malvern based but with hybrid/remote working
£30,000 - £65,000
Keywords: Navigation, Algorithm, Requirements, System Design, Development, Testing, GNSS, Capture, Analysis, PNT, Receiver, MATLAB, signal processing
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. 
This is a permanent position.