Digital Signal Processing Electronic Engineer

Posted 08 April 2024
Salary Competitive
Job type Contract
Discipline Software Engineering
Contact NameJamie Stewart
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Digital Signal Processing Electronic Engineer

Day Rate: £500 - 600 Inside IR35

(6 months)

BPSS to start (SC a bonus not essential)

South East or South West England

Days on site: flexibility ideally 2 days on site 

We are looking for a senior DSP / VHDL Engineer with experience in digital signal processing and VHDL development to contribute to the design, implementation, testing, and integration of advanced space digital systems.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, test, and integrate VHDL modules implementing DSP algorithms.
  • Develop embedded C/C++ firmware control algorithms.
  • Conduct end-to-end simulations of modules, sub-systems, and the full system using VHDL, C, and Matlab.
  • Collaborate with the team on system validation and verification test campaigns.
  • Gain expertise in radio communication technologies for space and ground-based satellite modems.
  • Contribute to the full lifecycle development of space missions.
  • Strong experience in DSP with proficiency in C coding language.
  • Previous experience with VHDL development is essential.
  • Experience working on ISL waveforms in space is desirable.
  • Bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or a related field.