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CACI International Communications Engineer(Up to 25% Profit Sharing Benefit!) in Sterling, Virginia

Job Description

BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! The first part is a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan, to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account. The second component consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS, in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and both of our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Learn more at

BIT Systems Inc., a CACI Company, is looking for a Communications Engineer to work with a technically diverse team that develops software based signal processing applications.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Design, develop, debug, and test of signal processing algorithms running on a variety of platforms supporting intelligence, defense, and other government missions.

  • Design, develop, integrate and test software and DSP algorithms.

  • Enhancing and maintaining existing X-Midas and M2Extra tools which are used by signal analysts.

  • Help define the requirements, CONOPs and architecture for future systems.

  • Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.

  • Development of analytic signal processing tools.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • A background in digital signal processing (DSP) and communication theory

  • Experience programming in either Python, Java, C++, or any object- oriented or functional language

  • Linux software development experience

  • Demonstrated proficiency in communicating technical and analytical information in written products

  • Exposure to all phases of software development lifecycle (concept, design, implementation, test, and production)

  • Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of related experience in relevant engineering disciplines (e.g. Electrical Engineering)

  • There is no clearance requirement to begin employment. As a requirement of continued employment you will be required to obtain TS/SCI clearance.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Understanding of software defined radio systems:

  • Receiver architectures

  • Software channelization

  • Modulation/demodulation techniques

  • Spectral analysis

  • Error correcting codes Experience with X-Midas in the development of RF transmission and receiver systems or software defined radio

  • Experience processing signals using Matlab, Octave, or another software tool suite

  • Experience with telemetry systems

  • Knowledge and experience processing digital video formats

  • Experience in design, development, or testing of weapons systems

  • Development of link budgets, range estimates, and system sensitivity assessments

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.