IP SATCOM Engineer, Senior-01130174
Provide engineering expertise to assist clients with analyzing and implementing satellite-based communication systems. Perform link budget analysis over commercial and military satellites for C, X, Ku, and Ka-Band frequencies. Analyze existing operational DoD satellite communication systems to optimize bandwidth utilization and expand to meet new operational requirements. Develop new advanced two-way, COTS-based, IP-SATCOM VSAT terminals to operate over commercial and next generation military satellites. Work closely with network engineers to develop solutions that can overcome critical challenges associated with the transport of converged voice, video, and data IP services over satellite networks. Conduct laboratory and live over-the-air testing of IP VSAT terminals. Work with commercial satellite equipment providers to determine best of breed equipment to use for the development of IP VSAT terminals.
Basic Qualifications: -3+ years of experience with working in the satellite communication or IP networking industry-Knowledge of satellite network architecture design-Knowledge of satellite antenna systems, including Hub and VSAT and antenna components-Knowledge of IP Networking, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), OSI Model, and Internet Protocol over Satellite (IPoS) concepts-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree
-Experience with the Military in a communications career field
-Experience with Military communication, including WGS, GBS, DVB-RCS, or JIPM
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills-CCNA or CCNP Certification preferred
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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Job : Comm/Satellite Engineering
Primary Location : United States-Maryland-Annapolis Junction
Travel : Yes, 25 % of the Time
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