Radar Engineer - Algorithm Development

Job type:Perm
Salary/Rate:£40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Business Sector:Electronic Engineering
Job ref:BBBH151046
Post Date:June 26, 2024

Radar Engineer - Algorithm Development

Salary: £40,000 to £80,000 Dependent on experience

We are currently seeking a skilled and experienced Radar Engineer to join the team at a leading defence engineering consultancy. You will have a strong background in algorithm development, with proficiency in MATLAB and Python.

As a Radar Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and testing radar systems and algorithms for a range of applications. You will work closely with our multidisciplinary team of engineers to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.

Please note - Security clearance will be required for this role.


Greater Southampton area.

Work Pattern:

Flexible/Hybrid (A combination of home and office working)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and test radar algorithms using MATLAB and Python
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate algorithms into radar systems
  • Conduct research to identify new radar technologies and techniques
  • Analyze system performance and recommend improvements
  • Prepare technical reports and presentations for clients and stakeholders
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in radar engineering and related fields

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field
  • Proven experience in algorithm development for radar systems
  • Strong proficiency in MATLAB and Python
  • Experience with radar system design and analysis
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with other programming languages such as C++ or Java
  • Familiarity with machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques
  • Experience with simulation tools such as Simulink or Xilinx System Generator
  • Knowledge of radar signal processing techniques


This blue chip employer offers a supportive and cooperative work environment, where you will have the opportunity to work on exciting and challenging projects. Benefits include:

  • Hybrid working pattern (a combination of home and office working)
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Comprehensive training and development opportunities
  • Access to cutting-edge technology and resources
  • Opportunities to work with leading experts in the field

If you are a motivated and experienced Radar Engineer looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.