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RF Engineer

Lake Forest, California Contract Job ID: 1910108061
Estimated Duration: 6 months


Job Description:
Support troubleshooting and link optimization efforts to reduce the impact of antenna pilot tone on the modem.  This work will involve RF troubleshooting and transmission planning improvements.  Will work closely with the antenna engineering and the satellite capacity team.  Assist with other cost savings efforts.
  • Work in lab environment to assemble various RF test scope. 
  • Troubleshoot satellite communication system components.
  • Help evaluate the impact of certain functionalities on the overall system performance.
  • Lab testing skills to evaluate the prototype unit to the design specification.
  • Create the Interface Control Document (ICD) and Training Material.
  • Train various engineering and operation group on system installation and operation of the system.
Knowledge/Skill Set:
  • Knowledge in installation and activation of a satellite communication system
  • Basic understanding of Integrated Antenna System including pointing and peaking
  • Basic understanding in free space link budgets, cascading link budgets, active/passive RF parts
  • Preferred - Knowledge in ARINC Simulation and OpenAMIP interface
  • Preferred - Competency in free space Link Budgets and cascading link budgets
  • Preferred - Ability to define and execute system and unit level tests
  • Undergraduate in electrical/computer engineering, computer science, physics or mathematics from an accredited university (Graduate in Electrical or Computer Engineering is preferred)
  • 3+ years of professional experience (+5 preferred)
  • Experience using tools like SNMP, Python, MATLAB, Linux Operating System, Spectrum Analyzer, Scripting
Please email Bryan Bui at bbui@pdstech.com or call at 206-763-2840
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PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

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