The MITRE Corporation Communication Systems Engineer L4/5 in Bedford, Massachusetts

Communication Systems Engineer L4/5

Description

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Join MITRE’s Satellite Communicationdepartment working on next generation DoD satellite communication systems. Weare seeking a systems engineer with knowledge of Military SatelliteCommunication to shape the specification, development, integration, and teststrategies of next generation Military Satellite Communications systems.

* Key Functions: *

  • Responsibilities includeperformingsystems engineering analysis for requirement trades, design and integrationtrades, end-to-end performance analysis, and identifying risk mitigationapproaches.

  • Tasks mayinclude leading working groups or studies covering multiple engineering domainswhile interfacing and collaborating across multiple stakeholders to createtimely and actionable recommendations.

  • Tasks may also include hands-onprototyping, integration and testing activities.

Qualifications

* RequiredQualifications: *

  • Experience in systems engineering with expertise across the development lifecycle from concept development, through requirements definition, system development and integration, and into verification.

  • Experience in leading multiple engineering disciplines to provide solutions to complex problems that require unified software, hardware, mechanical, and reliability approaches while balancing cost and schedule constraints.

  • Experience in evaluating and testing complex systems.

  • Strong interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate across multiple organizations and engineering disciplines.

* Preferred Qualifications: *

  • Possess a collateral SECRET clearance and the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

  • Familiarity with Military Satellite Communications.

  • Familiarity with EHF SATCOM.

  • Familiarity with acquisition strategy.

MinimumQualifications:

Bachelor of Science Degree and 8 years relatedexperience

Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting Jul 9, 2018, 7:49:19 AM

Req ID: 00050615