Internship : Electronic Warfare Software Engineer

Huntsville, AL |Intern
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Position Description

Leidos Dynetics Group is seeking a talented Electronic Warfare Software Engineering Intern to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex sensor and radar orientated problems. We have offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

This position is within Dynetics’ Advanced Technology Integration department affords new or experienced engineers continued opportunities to learn and grow in technical knowledge of sensor and radar systems. The department encourages and frequently incorporates new ideas from all employees into our many sensor projects which span the entire DoD ecosystem. Opportunities for advancement into senior technical roles, as well as project or personnel management are also available.

You will support Advanced Technology Radar and EW programs including software for high-speed data acquisition, data distribution, and real-time signal processing; integration of COTS and custom technologies into prototype sensor systems; field testing of RF sensors and systems; and CONUS/OCONUS deployment of advanced sensor systems.

In addition, you will be assigned a variety of tasks related to the design and implementation of real-time prototype sensors. You will be exposed to a wide range of software and computer engineering technologies and will have the opportunity to learn from working directly alongside experienced engineers and have direct influence on multiple projects.

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess or be in the process of achieving a Bachelor's, Master’s, or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science degree from an ABET-accredited school. A strong demonstration of the skills listed below will also be considered.

Must have excellent teamwork skills and possess and show good fundamentals in one or more of the following:

• Modern C++ development

• NVIDIA CUDA GPU development / optimization

• VHDL/Verilog for FPGA development

• Real-time Linux and device driver development

• ZeroMQ and/or other messaging frameworks

• Qt GUI development


Candidate should be able to apply these skills to the areas of radar and EW system development, implementation of digital signal processing and tracking algorithms, and field testing of sensor systems.

Experience working with Matlab, understanding of signal processing fundamentals, such as sampling and Fourier analysis, and knowledge of collaboration and development tools such as GIT, JIRA, and CI/CD pipelines are greatly valued.

Must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville – North Alabama, AL area. This position is in person only.

Other Qualifications

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance

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