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Digital Prospectors Signal and Image Processing Engineer in Lexington, Massachusetts

Signal and Image Processing Engineer

Lexington, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Nicholas Bukis (

Phone: 603-772-2700

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Job Title: Signal and Image Processing Engineer

Location : Lexington, MA

Duration: 36 Months and 40 hours per week

* Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to obtain a Security Clearance for access to classified information. An Active Secret Clearance is desired.

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Our client’s mission is “Technology in support of National Security”. We in the Cyber Physical Systems support the mission through research, analysis, and development of operational prototypes that address mission critical-needs spanning the Cyber-Physical world. We support a broad range of organizations including our nation’s cyber forces, the intelligence community, and a variety of other federal agencies.

We are looking for two high-quality engineers experienced in Digital Signal Processing, protocol analysis, and communications system prototyping.

Education Requirements:

We will consider Masters Degree plus 2 years experience or Bachelors Degree plus 5 years experience. Substitution may be applied with justification.

Candidate MUST HAVE:

Knowledge and significant experience in:

• Digital signal processing (DSP)

• DSP prototyping in Matlab and Simulink

• Proficiency with Communications signal processing and protocol analysis

• Requirements analysis, trade-space analysis, and system engineering


Experience with any of the following is a strong plus:

• FPGA prototyping in preparation for transition to ASIC development

• Digital system design using the Xilinx tool suite

• Familiarity with VHDL

• Development of testing capabilities for digital Systems on Chip (SoCs), including testbench and test-vectors in modelsim and on-chip

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges. We have placed hundreds of talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting-edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds - AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

Come see why Digital Prospectors has been voted “ Best Staffing Firm to Temp For ” by Staffing Industry Analysts, " Best of Staffing " for candidate satisfaction by Inavero /, " Top Temporary Placement Firm " by Boston Business Journal, " Best Company To Work For " by Business NH magazine, " Excellence in IT and Engineering Staffing ” by TechServe Alliance, " Top IT Services Company " by Inc. Magazine, " Most Reliable Staffing Agency " in Forbes Magazine and " Top Ranked Staffing Firm " by Staffing Industry Analysts.

Phone: 603-772-2700