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Entry-level Signal Processing Engineer

Entry-level Signal Processing Engineer

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Radiant Solutions is looking for an entry-level Signal Processing Engineer at our Ann Arbor, MI area location.


The Company:


Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit


Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most. Our purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. No company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems. Radiant Solutions is divided into three mission areas: Sensor and Ground Modernization, Data to Insight and Agile Intelligence.  



Radiant Solutions offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



To be qualified you must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI Clearance.





  • Provide signal processing knowledge on a multi-disciplinary engineering team charged with researching and creating innovative data processing solutions for synthetic radar applications and related technologies to solve real-world customer problems.
  • Work with software development team leads to support transition from research grade code to operational code.
  • Test and evaluate the performance of data processing software developed in-house and by third parties.




  • The candidate must have strong analytical skills.
  • Familiarity with synthetic aperture radar (SAR) technology a plus
  • Ability to code algorithms in Matlab and C++.
  • Familiarity with code development in a configuration managed repository.
  • Experience with algorithm testing and simulation
  • The ideal candidate will have at least a Bachelor's  or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field..
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills.