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Ground Antenna Engineer

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Responsibilities

Serves as a Ground Antenna Engineer responsible for assessing existing commercial and Government antenna systems for mission data and command and control applications. Also responsible for any unique Antenna Development to include physical installation, RF performance, down conversion, and demodulation.
Responsible for space/ground antenna service level agreements and/or unique antenna development
o Support end-to-end Ground Antenna subsystem with experience in the maintenance and verification of segment level requirements and evaluation of specifications, Concept of Operations development, verification plans, procedures and results, test data and qualification and acceptance test plans and results.
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o Apply knowledge of hardware and software to unique ground Antenna development including feeds, reflectors, radomes, down converters, and demodulators.
o Understand the spectrum constraints based on spectrum allocation and geography
o Apply program management knowledge to achieve technical performance within cost and schedule constraints. Identify risks to program plans, develop corrective action plans, conduct ECP reviews and technical evaluations, cost and schedule evaluations, proposal evaluations, and formulate budgets.
Develop and negotiate SLAs for mission down link and spacecraft command and control to ensure mission requirements are Support acceptance testing and failure review boards. Participate in root cause dispositioning for top technical issues. Communicate technical and programmatic issues and provide succinct recommendations to government counterparts.


Qualifications

Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.

Applicant should have a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a technical field such as Physics, Math or Astronautics and 10 years engineering experience with RF systems. Candidates with equivalent educational background and demonstrated experience will be considered. Candidates must have a proven ability to effectively work major developmental contractors. Applicants should be able to convey complex technical and programmatic issues concisely to senior management and be flexible and creative problem solvers.


About Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-05-07 Expires: 2021-06-07

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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