Positions Available: Communications Systems (RF) Engineer/Consultant/Developer

Imperial College London, Department of Computing

Communications Systems (RF) Engineer/Consultant/Developer

Salary: highly competitive in line with Industrial Research levels

We are seeking to hire a Communications Engineer to be part of the CogniSense project examining industrial machinery sensing through the analysis of RF signals led by Professor Julie McCann in conjunction with Imperial Innovations (the technology commercialisation partner for Imperial College London). The work builds upon our CogniSense technology that has been shown to identify interesting phenomena in industrial machinery and the aim of this position is to raise the Technology Readiness Levels of CogniSense to be applied industrially. The position combines communications and signal processing research with systems development and there is a strong opportunity to be part of a dynamic team producing new IP with the potential to form a spin-off start-up company.

Imperial College is consistently in the top 10 world university rankings and ranked 1st in the Research Intensity table published by The Times Higher.

A track record in Communications Engineering and signal processing is essential for this post. In particular the following skills are required:

  • Experience in developing signal processing algorithms and architectures.
  • Experience of Radio Frequency (RF) communication theory and communication system design
  • Experience of Digital Signal Processing (DSP).
  • Working knowledge of Software Defined Radio (SDR) technologies.

A PhD (or equivalent) in an area pertinent to the subject areas above will be an advantage. Preference will be given to applicants with a proven track record practical aspects of signal processing and who have experience working in industrial settings. You must have excellent communication skills and be able to organise your work with minimal supervision and prioritise work to meet deadlines. All applicants must be fluent in spoken and written English.

For further information see: https://www.imperialinnovations.co.uk/industry/available-technologies/cognisense/ or email research related enquiries to Prof J.A. McCann j.mccann@imperial.ac.uk

How to apply – Please submit a CV with A 1 page statement indicating how your expertise is relevant.Additionally please include any material from your past work that you would like us to consider such as significant papers or thesis.

For applications queries please contact Teresa Ng tng@imperial.ac.uk

 Closing Date: 27th October 2018

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