Electrical Engineer (New Graduates)

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 Syracuse, NY US
Position Description
SRC, Inc. is currently seeking electrical engineers graduating in December 2017 or May 2018 to design, develop and test leading-edge radar and communications systems. We are looking for engineers to join our high-performing teams and develop creative solutions to help solve difficult technical problems.

  • Implement signal processing and data analysis algorithms (e.g. trackers, detectors, etc.) and graphical user interfaces (GUIs) in MATLAB and Python
  • Reverse engineer UAS (or drone) radio-frequency (RF) communications using real-time spectrum analyzers
  • Design system parameters and hardware settings necessary for our radars and software-defined radios to meet their performance requirements
  • Use world-class anechoic chambers located at the SRC campus in Syracuse to evaluate performance of RF systems
  • Travel to customer sites and government test ranges to perform field testing of electronic systems
  • Analyze and characterize communication link and radar performance
  • Validate software models on military grade hardware in SRC laboratories using state-of-the-art equipment such as real-time spectrum analyzers, vector signal generators, high speed oscilloscopes, network analyzers, and much more 
  • Be mentored by experienced engineers including day-to-day coaching, assistance with lab integration, and field testing

Position Requirements
  • Working towards bachelor's degree in computer engineering or electrical engineering, graduating in December 2017 or May 2018
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.0
  • Students with degrees in mathematics or physics will be considered depending on academic and intern experience
  • Comfortable learning new skills and technologies
  • Able to use creative and analytical skills for problem solving
  • Interested in signal processing, electromagnetics, digital design, electronics, radars, communications, or RF design
  • Capable of working on teams across multiple disciplines to achieve common goals
  • Proficient with data analysis tools (e.g. MATLAB, Octave, MathCAD, Simulink), plus shows interest in optimizing challenging problems via scripting tools (e.g. Python, Perl)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to explain complex problems to both technical and non-technical teammates alike
  • 10 percent travel may be required 

Preferred Requirements
  • Experience with MATLAB 

Security Clearance Requirements

Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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