Internship Opportunity

Reference no: 2021.29

Location: Matraville, NSW

Engineering areas: Electrical/Electronics, Mechatronic, Software, Systems

Business description:

We specialise in the design, manufacture and marketing of Electronic Warfare (EW) products – including software; and the service and support of EW, radar and radio communications systems.

Projects / tasks:

On the job training with the large range of electrical test equipment we use to provide In-Service Support to a wide range of Electronic Warfare (EW), radar, radio-communications and other electronic systems.

R&D Projects:

  • Experimentation with current R&D of a new Cost-Effective Radar Electronic Support (R-ES) system.
  • Participate in a new R&D Project that investigates Platform Features of Signals onboard Maritime Platforms.

R&D Project tasks:

  • Exposure to methodical approaches to research and development.
  • Development of GUI tools for data visualisation and analysis (MATLAB).
  • RF experimentation and Physical modelling applying many of the mathematics learnt in university to real scenarios, including complex analysis, linear algebra, calculus, probability and statistics.
  • Develop an understanding of Software Defined Radio (SDR) and how to interface with them (C++).
  • Exposure to state-of-the-art Machine Learning (ML) techniques relevant to EW (Python/MATLAB).
  • Implementation and understanding of fundamental DSP techniques and how they apply in EW.
  • Exposure to state-of-the-art in DSP with collaboration with our academic partners.
  • Exposure to version control and other valuable software engineering tools (Jira, confluence, bitbucket, crucible, Jenkins).
  • Experimental verification and validation using the RF equipment and chambers at the Matraville facility.
  • Exposure to Linux and Windows development environments for the C++, MATLAB and Python development tasks

Technical skills:

Our ideal intern would have an interest in one or more of the following:

  • User Interface / User eXperience (UI/UX),
  • Microwave Radio Frequency (RF),
  • Digital Signal Processing (DSP),
  • Machine Learning (ML), &/or
  • Computer programming (MATLAB/C++/Python).

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Good communication skills, an inquiring mind and not be afraid to contribute to the team.   We encourage diversity and have good facilities for female candidates.