Solidus Technical Solutions, Inc. C, C++, Matlab - Radar System Software Engineer in Lexington, Massachusetts

Job Description

Solidus is searching for a Software Engineer to support advanced radar system modeling and design, implementation support, testing, and analysis.

The successful candidate will join a group that performs concept development, prototype design, analysis, and demonstrations in support of the National test ranges and HF and air defense radars and systems. Major activities within the group include the development of optical systems, communication systems, and wideband, airborne, over-the-horizon, and bistatic radar systems with technology development in the areas of phased arrays, advanced waveforms, adaptive signal processing, and unique detection and tracking algorithms. The work in the group often requires the fabrication of one-of-a-kind operational and experimental test assets in support of a significant amount of field testing and data collection to prove new concepts.

Position Scope/Job Functions

  • Domains: Wideband phased array radar system analysis and design, associated signal and data processing, radar calibration, testing, and data analysis.

  • Architect and design advanced radar systems

  • Design, develop, and evaluate advanced radar signal and data processing algorithms

  • Develop test plans to evaluate radar systems and/or subsystems, execute tests, analyze data, and evaluate performance


  • US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance

  • PhD plus 5 years minimum experience, or MS plus 8 years minimum experience

  • MATLAB, C or C++ programming experience is strongly desired

  • Ability to propose and explore new and innovative techniques and technologies and be able to understand how these new technologies can affect a radar system?s capabilities

  • Experience with wideband phased array radar system design, development, and testing

  • Experience in several of the following fields: radar signal processing, statistical signal processing, and moving target detection and tracking

  • Effective communication with colleagues, sponsors, and other research sites

  • Effective organizational skills with the ability to complete assignments working independently and in a team environment


  • Experience with adaptive radar system design, development, and testing,

  • Familiarity with RF laboratory equipment including waveform generators, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, and network analyzers

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm

Job Category: Systems Engineering and/or Architecture

Clearance Level: Eligible to Obtain

Location: Massachusetts, Lexington

Req Code: 18:BC-D3-009