Lockheed Martin Communications Systems Engineer Senior Gaithersburg, MD in Gaithersburg, Maryland

This position is for a senior communications engineer who will contribute to and lead the development of a number of specifications (CONOPS, architecture, requirements, ICDs, and integration plans) to support the procurement, development, integration, and installation of the ground segment of a SATCOM system.

Basic Qualifications Strong background or experience in system engineering products development, communications theory and practice (to include coding, modulation, link budget analysis, waveform characteristics (e.g. TDMA, FDMA, spread spectrum, etc.), and M&S of communications systems), experience in satellite communications systems, in particular, communication protocols such as DVB-S/S2, DVB-RCS/RCS2, and MF-TDMA.

Desired skills Degree in EE, CS, or equivalent Protected SATCOM protocols, Matlab, basics of orbital mechanics, 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