15 days old

Maritime Systems Engineer

Manassas, VA 20109
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    $125,000 To $135,000


Randstad Technologies, a global and national leader in IT Staffing and Services has an immediate need for a Maritime System Engineer with expertise in the areas of satellite maritime terminal and baseband systems development for Cruise and Energy customers. The engineer's primary objective is to ensure the highest quality terminals and baseband systems available, meeting the company's system performance requirements.


Perform maritime system engineering design and analyses in support of the Ground System terminal and baseband systems development and implementation

Develop and validate maritime terminal implementation, integration, and certification processes

Provide technical leadership to subcontractors and vendors developing maritime MEO & Ka compatible antennas, RF components, and baseband equipment

Develop and document requirements, specifications, interfaces, test plans, and supporting the Development, Operations, Maintenance and Sustainment programs

Develop forward-looking architectures and designs that support implementation of evolving products and capabilities

Lead continuous improvement of advanced terminal capabilities including antennas, modems, and RF components

Other ad-hoc tasks, as assigned by Line Manager


BS in Electrical Engineering, RF Engineering or Computer Science, or equivalent experience

5 years of experience in developing and/or maintaining maritime satellite terminal systems or satellite-based networking & data systems; Ka-Band systems experience a plus

Experience in the development or application of VSAT baseband equipment

Experience in development and deployment of maritime based VSAT networks

At least 5 years of operational experience in remote baseband, IF, RF, maritime antennas, and WAN/LAN equipment

In-Depth knowledge of Telecommunications Satellite Systems including maritime VSAT systems

Expert working knowledge of Satellite Communications Baseband, Network Management, and Modem systems equipment

Highly experienced in developing and maintaining high availability satellite or telecommunications systems through the use of manned and unmanned facilities

Complete understanding of GEO, MEO, and LEO telecommunications satellite technologies and systems

Knowledge of internet based network connectivity principles and implementation

Thorough understanding of and ability to use System Engineering processes

Excellent/Good command of MS Office package (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio)

Working knowledge of Linux/Unix operating systems

Excellent written and oral communication skills, in English

Effective communication and presentations skills in working with both technical and non-technical support staff

Ability to provide accurate information to vendors and other colleagues, in a timely manner

Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects, with well-developed organizational skills

High attention the details

Demonstrated performance as a reliable team player

Self-Starter with a high level of personal accountability

Sense of urgency, initiative and competitive drive to get things done

Resourcefully working through or around anything blocking things that need to be accomplished

Ability to work at in a fast pace environment

Ability to travel, up to 25% of the time


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