Signal processing

Description

The algorithms, applications and implementations that deal with the processing and transferring of information through analog or digital frequencies.

Alternative labels

digital signal processing
DSP
analogic transmission digital transmission

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Signal processing is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Telecommunications engineer: Telecommunications engineers design, build, test and maintain telecommunication systems and networks, including radio and broadcasting equipment.
They analyse customer needs and requirements, ensure that the equipment meets regulations, and prepare and present reports and proposals on telecommunication-related problems. Telecommunications engineers design and oversee the service delivery in all it’s phases, supervising the installation and use of telecommunications equipment and facilities, preparing documentation and providing training for company staff once new equipment has been installed.
Embedded system designer: Embedded system designers translate and design requirements and the high-level plan or architecture of an embedded control system according to technical software specifications.

Optional knowledge

Signal processing is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Signal processing – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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