Senior RF Communications Engineer - Unmanned Systems
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Huntsville, AL 35808
Senior RF Communications Engineer – Unmanned Systems
Huntsville, ALFull Time
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Dynetics is seeking a talented Senior RF Communications Engineerto join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
The Senior RF Communications Engineerwill join our team of engineers to perform analysis and study to advise our DOD customers with issues relating to the future of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) communications systems. Our team provides technical and academic counsel for government product offices to aid in product improvement and acquisitions. This ensures that our customers can maximize capability in a cost-effective manner as new, advanced communications capabilities are sought out.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics with from an ABET-accredited university with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
At least 7 – 15 years of experience in RF, digital, or IP networked communications.
Hands-on test equipment experience (spectrum analyzer, signal generator, oscilloscope).
Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.
Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville – North Alabama, AL area.
Preference shown to candidates who possess a Technical Degree with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
Preferred candidates will also meet some of the following:
+ Familiarity with communications data links for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
+ Unmanned systems data links familiarity
+ SATCOM and LOS communications
+ Frequency management planning
+ Spread spectrum concepts (e.g. DSSS, processing gain)
+ Networked data links (e.g. CDMA/TDMA, MANET)
+ Digital Signal Processing and signal detection techniques
+ Link Budget Analysis
+ Experience leading a team, or desire to do so in the future is a plus.
+ Experience in the project management domain is a plus.
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.
Dynetics is an Equal-Opportunity Employer. All employees and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.