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System Design Authority - radar
Ref: J000518
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: competitive + benefits

Our client is a product and systems design company with interests in the communications, defence aerospace and medical sectors.

We are looking for a Radar Systems Engineer to take on the role of System Design Authority to support ongoing development of our client's range of industry-leading surveillance radars. As the System Design Authority you will be responsible for the system design of the radar from antenna modelling through to waveform design and digital signal processing. You will take ownership of the existing radar models and will develop and extend them to add new features and capabilities to the radar. Your tasks will also include radar trials analysis and preparation of antenna calibration data for the range of radars.

Key skills and experience:-
o Mathematics, engineering or physics degree
o Industry experience of radar system design
o Understanding of the radar equation
o Knowledge of real-world radar effects (e.g. multipath, weather, clutter)
o Knowledge of radar signal processing techniques
o Understanding of radar architectures
o Use of Matlab, Mathcad or similar
o Use of 'C' language
o VHDL coding for FPGAs
o VB6
o Willingness and ability to travel overseas

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