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Lead Systems Engineer/Researcher

Hanover, MD
Lead System Engineer that develops a next generation 802.11 radio
platform.  Lead the design and development of an 802.11-based prototype
suitable for demonstration of our technology. This is a mixture of
detail-oriented, standards-conforming interface development, and
implementation of bleeding-edge research. Oversee a small team of
engineers, guiding the design choices (both hardware and software),
establish development goals, and implementing the code for a OSI-layer 1-2
802.11 variant.

Roles and Key Responsibilities  
*  Full-time position
*  Write system and software code
*  Produce hardware system design for both preliminary and critical design reviews (PDR and CDR)        of system prototypes
*  Ensure the project conforms to reasonable coding standards
*  Influence the environment, languages, versioning and backup, and testing decisions
*  Oversee configuration management of both hardware and software.
*  This is an office with a minimum of bureaucracy, and a focus on rigor and results.
*  Collaborate, guide and work with core research team on the goals and functionality of the resultant      system.
*  Document results, managing timelines, forecasting milestones and roadblocks.

*  Masters or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field
*  5+ years of Lab experience
*  5+ years of Matlab, C/C++, or Python software
*  5+ years communications systems and theory
*  3+ years OSI physical layer modeling of channels, propagation, etc.  
*  3+ years of practical experience with MIMO OFDM implementation
*  3+ years experience with 802.11 MAC or related protocol design;
*  3+ years of GNU Radio or other SDR experience
*  3+ years of team leadership experience
*  Recent commercial product development experience
*  Familiarity with Digital / RF mixed signal design best practices
*  Demonstrable writing and/or technical documentation skill
*  3+ years experience with Digital Signal Processors, FPGA, ASIC, or other real-time platforms
*  3+ years integrated toolchain development


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