Electrical Engineer in Aurora, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 1/28/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Aurora, CO
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt is seeking an Electrical Engineer for our client located in Aurora, CO.

Provide operational support to existing in-service ground systems and development support to system upgrades and additions. The qualified candidate will have experience performing electrical engineering and RF communication design and analysis activities, e.g. link analyses, gain distributions, and distortion parameter allocations. They will also have experience developing system specifications and other architectural artifacts. 

Required Skills:

  • RF communications and/or electrical engineering system design experience
  • Knowledge of satellite ground station architectures and designs
  • Knowledge of COTS hardware typically used in ground system designs
  • Experience troubleshooting satellite ground stations at the component, subsystem and system level
  • Experience using electrical test equipment (i.e., spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, power meters)
  • Experience developing various kinds of system design artifacts
  • Ability to travel on occasion, domestically or internationally, for up to 4 weeks at a time 

Desired Skills:

  • Experience verifying hardware subsystem requirements via test
  • Experience using and configuring baseband hardware (i.e. modulators, demodulators, frame synchronizers)
  • Familiarity with Linux-based systems, e.g. basic CLI commands, editing files
  • Experience performing trade studies, making design recommendations, and identifying potential vendors for the proposed solution

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.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Required: Must have Active US Government Security Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer