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Communications Systems Engineer in Suffolk, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Suffolk, VA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a Communications Systems Engineer in Dulles, VA.


Must have a Bachelor's degree and 5 Years Minimum experience


The chosen Communication Systems Engineer will carry out a variety of tasks, including system design, evaluation and analysis and involvement in hardware and software life cycles processes.

Other responsibilities will include: 
• Work with project managers to understand systems and consult with customers to determine their needs. 
• Implement new systems, analyze data and improve performance through hardware or software upgrades. 
• Prepare progress and specifications reports 
• Design, development, simulation, integration, including requirements analysis/design tradeoffs and developing solutions in accordance with system/product architectures.

Required Experience:

• B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering.

• A minimum of 5-years of experience with hardware architectures and other wireless communications.

• At least 3-years of experience working closely with real-time software, RF hardware, system hardware, and test engineers.

• At least 3-years of experience scoping and estimating new efforts.

• At least 3-years of experience working with Linux and Windows development environments.

• At least 3-years of experience working with one or more of source code repository tools 

Desired Skills:

• Experience with common engineering lab and test equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers

• Digital hardware design and engineering knowledge, familiarity with RF.

• Familiarity with Atlassian Jira (product life cycle CRM) and supporting plugins.

• Active US Government Security Clearance.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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