Software Wireless Protocols Engineer II

Location: Herndon, Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 08-31-2017
JOB TITLE: Software Wireless Protocols Engineer II
Location:  Herndon, VA
Clearance Requirement: Yes (US Citizenship is a prerequisite)
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Number of Openings: 1
Travel Requirements:   Travel to other company Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
Delivering next generation solutions that solve the most complex sensing, networking and communications challenges facing our U.S. Federal Government Customers, is seeking a Software Wireless Protocols Engineer II for our Florham Park, NJ; Herndon, VA; Tampa, FL or Westminster, CO locations.
In this position you will: Under general direction, develop advanced protocol processing and processing algorithms for unique applications.  The programs are for applied research and technology in an advanced networking and communication organization that supports U.S. Government DoD, Civilian, and Advanced Programs communities.
We are seeking the ‘best and brightest’ with a passion to solve tough challenges through innovation and the application of science and technology to catalyze impactful solutions for our customers.
The AMNC lab performs advanced R&D to:
  • Create novel wireless communications and situational awareness systems using standards based and custom communications protocols.
  • Create unique small size, weight and power systems for use in air, land and maritime environments
  • Employ advanced signal and protocol processing, channel modeling and waveform design from HF to W band and optical frequencies as well.
Join a fast-moving, high-performing multidisciplinary team with a record of success and opportunity for advancement.
The company provides the employees with competitive compensation packages and a full range of benefits, including vacation, medical, dental, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, tuition assistance, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and paid parental leave.

Basic Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering and 2-4 years of experience or an equivalent combination of skills, education and experience.
  • Apply and perform systems analysis, modeling and simulation of processing systems and demonstrate systems via simulated and/or real data input
  • Perform functional analysis, performance analysis and synthesis of protocol implementations (including physical transmission convergence and higher layer) for Radio and Core Access Technologies
  • Conceptualize, define, design and prototype systems engineering solutions
  • Travel to other company Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
  • Understand and adhere to all Ethical and Compliance policies
  • Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level required to perform the duties of the position
Skills and Knowledge:
  • Working knowledge of radio access, core network, interface protocol and the call flows over these interfaces
  • Experience in 3GPP/IEEE/ANSI/ITU/ETSI Wireless and Trunked mobile radio protocols and survey tools
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly prototype protocols and applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of object oriented architecture, programming and programming methods
  • Knowledge of HOL such as C, C++ and associated development frameworks
  • Experience with Linux
  • Demonstrated ability to leverage open source programs, rapid integration methods, web interfaces and services implementation, XML implementation methods
  • Object oriented architecture, programming and programming methods required
  • Demonstrated experience or knowledge of software methods – from those that are highly formal requiring extensive documentation and reviews to ‘extreme’ programming techniques
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software applications and other software applications as required
Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
  • Advanced degree preferred
If you are interested, please send your CV in English 

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Timothy Howlett
InterContinental Recruiting

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