RHN GAIT SATCOM Engineer

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Frederick, MD

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    Position summary

    valuation of unit equipment fielding needs and set-up SATCOM systems to match the fielding requirements and deployment location.

    • Initialize systems and perform an analysis of/document system malfunctions and/or integration issues to perform preventative maintenance and ensure full operational compliance of systems.

    • Perform engineering assessments of new equipment and software upgrades for integration into RHN GAIT systems.

    • Support development, upgrade, and rebuild of unit hardware to meet unit requirements.

    Curriculum Development:

    • Will adapt training courses to SATCOM GAIT systems operational / user / maintenance manuals to enable user certification of commercial certifications and military system certifications.

    • Perform updates to training curriculum to accommodate system upgrades, evolving functionality, and lessons learned from system use.

    Cross Training:

    • Participate in formal training and self-instruction / use on complimentary systems and protocols to increase the breadth of systems competency for training and fielding requirements.

    Continuing Education:

    • Continue education through self-study and other methods to maintain instructor certification status, as applicable.

    • Trainers shall attend instructor qualification training or other specialized training conducted at various CONUS or OCONUS locations.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelors Degree with 4 or more years of related experience. Additional directly related experience can offset the degree requirement.

    • Extensive experience and expertise in system architecture, planning, design, engineering, network management, operations and support of medium to large multi-services enterprise IP networks which cover a regional to global geography utilizing commercial and military SATCOM teleport and gateway nodes and infrastructure.

    • Must understand fundamental SATCOM principles and techniques.

    • Must have understanding of Internet Protocol networking principles and concepts.

    • Must have understanding of various IP transmission data (TCP, UDP, etc...)

    • Must have working knowledge of military satellite systems.

    • Must have working knowledge of commercial SATCOM systems.

    • Must have working knowledge and experience with Frequency Division Multiple Access, Multi-Frequency Time Division Multiple Access and Internet Protocol Modems (specifically I-Direct and Linkway is desirable).

    • Must describe experiences performing above duties during interview..

    • Must have experience with Microsoft Office.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Cisco and Juniper router experience is highly desirable.

    • Riverbed or other network optimization/management equipment experience is highly desirable.

    • Voice over IP and Cisco Call Manager equipment experience is highly desirable.

    • Bachelor's Degree is preferred.

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-01-06
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $68,900.00 - $124,550.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.