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Electronic Warfare Systems/RF Electrical Engineer

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Progeny Systems Corporation is a privately-held, high-tech small business focusing on software and hardware system integration, cutting-edge research and development, and manufacturing. We provide premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. Progeny Systems is seeking an experienced Systems/RF electrical engineer to work across its Electronic Warfare programs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Qualified candidates will be highly motivated self-starters, able to operate effectively under pressure, as necessary, to maintain uptime of mission-critical systems.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Candidates should have a breadth of experience in broadband RF and digital RF acquisition and transceiver systems.

Experience with electronic circuit design, schematic analysis, embedded programming and debug.
Systems engineering involves both detailed understanding of system concepts, architectures and implementations as well as the more formal aspects such as requirements specification and compliance testing.

Candidate should have a working knowledge of RF receiver design and analysis, link budget cascade analysis, performance, specification, and testing of ADCs, FPGA sizing and processing, and embedded and commercial server software application development.

Experience with single acquisition channel, multiple antenna direction finding and multiple antenna N-channel processing in high dynamic range environments is desired.

Familiarity with lab design, setup, and testing of such systems is required.

Background in MATLAB for system modeling and simulation, detection theory, communications theory, and digital signal processing is a plus.

Program efforts involve next generation architecture development as well as system integration and deployment of existing technology based systems.

Successful candidates will work directly with Electronic Warfare Chief Engineer, Program Management, and Business Area Director in defining, planning, and executing program work with a cross disciplinary team.

  • BSEE required/MSEE desired
  • 10 years' experience min.

This position requires the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)



Posted: 2020-08-20 Expires: 2020-09-20

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