Job ID: 2402206
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Feb 15, 2024
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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SAIC is seeking a Space Communication Engineer to support the NRO Office of the GEOINT Chief Architect (OGCA). This is a Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) support position to assist in defining the future GEOINT space architecture. The candidate will support and lead GEOINT space capability studies conducted by joint, multi-agency, multi-disciplinary Integrated Product Teams (IPTs). Qualified candidates must possess demonstrated space and ground communication development experience and be able to provide technical and programmatic insight on the wide variety of space and terrestrial communication system capabilities. The successful candidate will work both independently and in a team-based environment.
Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Ø Experience analyzing commercial and military SATCOM systems
Ø Systems engineering and requirements development experience with Satellite communications (SATCOM)
Ø Ability to analyze Wideband and Narrowband SATCOM policy
Ø Solid understanding of RF satellite hardware design
Ø Familiarity with the Department of the Air Force organizations and agencies desired
Ø Experience with satellite testing and on-orbit initialization desired
Ø Experience modeling SATCOM throughput and latency, and resilience analysis desired
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
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