Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
7 months ago
RF and Terminal Consultant
Location: Welyn Garden City
Salary: Up to £70,000pa
A global satilite communication technology compnay specialisng in the design, development and operation of state-of-the-art solutions and systems, world-wide are seeking a RF Consultant
You will be establishing the requirements for UK's next generation of military satellite system and procuring cutting-edge technology and innovation from the military and commercial satellite communications sectors.
In addition you will be supporting clients in the military and governmental sectors, providing technical and procurement advice on the latest terminal offerings from both the military and commercial satcom markets.
Key Responsibilities - RF and Terminal Consultant
Technical lead on key programmes.
Develop and maintain system link designs.
Undertake top-level design of communications systems.
Carry out modelling and simulation of communications systems.
Technical lead and overseeing of system, hardware and software design and development activities
Oversee design and layout of communications hardware.
Oversee procurement and sub-contract of design and manufacture of systems and sub-systems.
Ensure compliance to appropriate standards and regulations.
Constructively contribute to, and otherwise support, the development of other associated elements and activities.
Skills, Character and Experience - RF and Terminal Consultant
Proven ability to work as an integral part of a highly focused team
Proven ability to take full responsibility for the delivery of critical system requirements and components
Proven ability to develop innovative and efficient solutions to defined problems
Proven ability to work within tight timescale and budgetary constraints
Proven ability to produce clear, concise, and unambiguous documentation conforming to applicable technical and quality standards
Good customer-facing and communication skills with ability to produce and present clear, concise, and unambiguous presentations to customers and other clients
Essential - RF and Terminal Consultant
Graduate with a good Honours or Masters degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Electronics, communications). Equivalent qualifications and/or experience may be considered as an alternative.
Good knowledge of satellite communications systems design
Experience of ground terminal design, development, and test
Sound understanding of digital modulation techniques
Understanding of digital signal processing
Good understanding of access technologies and signalling protocols
Experience of RF circuits, RF systems design and test
Experience of antenna design and propagationDetailed understanding of communications link budget analysis and design
Desirable- RF and Terminal Consultant
Signal processing knowledge and DSP experience
Knowledge of FPGA programming
RF Interference analysis and management
General systems engineering knowledge and experience
Satellite payload design, including digital payload and signal processing
Experience with specialised analysis, simulation, and design tools
Familiarity with ECSS standards and processes