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|Software Engineer,   Johannesburg,   South Africa|
This position is available in the image processing department of the electronic engineering group
- Development of signal and image processing algorithms.
- Design of algorithms using Matlab and Simulink design tools.
- Simulation and verification of conceptual design in simulation environment.
- Implementation and integration of design in embedded software & firmware environment. (Coding of software in C/C++, firmware in VHDL)
- Integration and testing of algorithms in a PC based and embedded environment.
- Consultation of algorithmic concepts and functional specification with system engineer, development manager and software developers.
- Documentation of algorithm and software modules.
-- Take ownership/technical leadership on sub-system level.
Desired Skills and Experience
South African citizenship is essential.
- B Eng (Electronic)
- M Eng (Electronic) will be a distinct advantage.
- Strong mathematical and analytical skills
- 2 – 5 Years experience in the modelling and simulation of algorithms in Matlab/Simulink.
- Experience in embedded development, writing C code, VHDL for FPGAs.
- Experience in the coding of C/C++ software on the LINUX platform will be an advantage.
- Inter personal skills, including the ability to interact with the customer, team members and subcontractor teams.
- Strong analytical thinking skills as innovation and lateral thinking skills will be required.
- Self-driven, self-motivated person willing to take on long-term responsibility.
- Ability to finish a well-rounded and documented product.
- Experience in MS Office packages (Work, Power Point Excel, Project) and Visio is preferred.
- Willingness to be mentored and provide mentorship
About this company
Proud Innovators of Competitive Missile and UAV Solutions
Denel Dynamics is a division of Denel SOC Ltd and is a leader in systems technology. The core business covers tactical missiles, precision-guided weapons and unmanned aerial vehicles. The business is situated in Irene, near Pretoria and employs approximately 800 people (70% of its employees are technically highly qualified). Denel Dynamics has successfully developed, produced, integrated and supported electronic and mechanical engineering systems since 1963, establishing a sound technology base and infrastructure along the way.
Denel is an Employment Equity employer that gives preference to suitable candidates who add to the diversity of the company.
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