RF Systems Engineer

RF Systems Engineer

Job Title: RF Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-11
Reference: J139947
Contact Name: Eugene McIntyre
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2018 10:35

Job Description

Are you a RF Systems Engineer looking for a progressive role in a global company? Do you have experience in communication systems design and development, ideally SATCOM systems or Military Systems? Do you have strong leadership and can work directly with customers, demonstrating a capability of presenting ideas and concepts to them? KDC are working on this position that could offer you a challenging 6 month contract based in Portsmouth.

• End-to-end communications RF system design and development
• Payload systems
• Ground terminal system design
• System design studies
• RF systems performance analysis
• End-to-end network performance analysis (capacity, QoS performance)
• Requirements analysis
• System specification development
• System sub-element specification
• RF System test strategy development and Validation, Verification and Test plan documentation
• RF Interfaces
• Functional interfaces with Management Segment, modems and complex antenna systems.

A proven track record in two or more of the following:
RF system design and implementation, digital and analogue communications, communications protocols, RF system performance analysis, spread spectrum techniques, payload systems design and analysis, system and sub-system specification writing, requirements management and tracing.
A proven track record in two or more of the following:
SATCOM systems (spacecraft and/or ground terminals), Military systems (networks and applications), Multiple Access Protocols, DAMA, Modem systems, RF systems.

Tools & Equipment
OpNet, HP Advanced Design System, Visual Basic, NetViz, DOORS