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RF Engineering GRA Fall 2019 - ICL

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA
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RF Engineering GRA Fall 2019 - ICL

ID: 494595
Type: Students: Co-op, Students: Graduate Research Asst. (GRA)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Electronic Warfare, Embedded Systems, RF

Job Description

The Information and Communications Lab (ICL) Communications Systems and Spectrum Division (CSSD) researches and develops next-generation wireless systems and communications techniques. Within electronic warfare, ICL CSSD generates solutions for complex radio test and measurement scenarios, test events, and in-field systems. Our engineers fuse multiple complex technologies including software-defined radio, FPGAs, LTE, circuit board design, 3D printing, and UAVs to solve our customer’s most challenging problems.

Help us research, design, build, and test the next-generation software-defined radios for electronic warfare scenarios. The student will work under the guidance of GTRI researchers performing one or more of the following activities:

  • Write control programs for RF lab equipment
  • Assemble RF test and measurement chassis
  • Assistance with RF lab and field tests and measurements

Required Minimum Qualifications

Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)

  • Pursuing a Master’s degree or Ph.D. at Georgia Tech in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related fields
  • Must be enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours) during working semesters
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Commit to 15-20 hours of work per week

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with RF components and lab equipment: spectrum analyzers, attenuators, amplifiers, antennas
  • Experience in 1 or more programming language: C++ C, Python, or Java
  • Strong math skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Configuration management tools
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas 

Hours per Week

15-20 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Posted: 2019-06-18 Expires: 2019-07-18

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