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Senior Communications Systems Engineer Gaithersburg, MD

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E1464:Systems Engineer Stf
Job Description :
This position is for a communications engineer will work with customer technical team on analysis, modeling and simulation of satellite communications protocols and waveform to determine link performance, accounting for frequency hopping and interference effects. The engineer will contribute to, and supervise, the design of a new waveform and trade of design options.

The engineer will also contribute to the development of a number of specifications (CONOPS, architecture, requirements, ICDs, and integration plans) to support the procurement, development, integration, and installation of ground segment of the SATCOM system.

Basic Qualifications
strong background or experience in communications theory and practice and in modeling communications systems in Matlab (such as coding, modulation, interleaving, channel effects, synchronization, TDMA, FDMA, spreads spectrum, etc.)

Desired skills
DVB-S/S2, DVB-RCS/RCS2 or similar protocols and standards, modem characteristics and vendors, knowledge of frequency hopping systems

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Job Location(s): Gaithersburg Maryland
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SGS-1 Systems Engineering
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Software Engineering
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Experienced Professional
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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