CACI International (SATCOM) RF Engineer in Fairfax, Virginia
(SATCOM) RF Engineer
Job Category: Engineering
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
What You’ll Get to Do:
You will develop and apply advanced Radio Frequency engineering theories, methods and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex technical problems and projects. You will plan and direct projects or major phases of projects and provide technical direction to and coordinate the efforts of engineers and technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects in areas such as design, development, and testing of radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave systems architecture, components, circuits, or products.
More About the Role:
Perform remote troubleshooting and analysis of satellite systems to insure proper operation and minimize downtime.
Provide assistance to technicians and installers on an as needed basis to include 24/7 mission support.
Maintain and create documentation in accordance to ISO 9001 standards.
Provision and test systems and equipment prior to shipment in order to minimize any on site delay and provide quality assurance.
Configure and maintain remote monitoring and control software, utilizing custom and commercially available tools.
Perform analysis of measured data, in order to modify network design and enhance performance.
Devise test plans, test site scheduling, equipment calibration and setup, RF signal measurement and data analysis.
Measure field data to identify RF signals frequencies and respective powers and detect any deviation or possible interference.
Compiles and evaluates test data, prepares technical analysis, recommends methods and processes required to meet design objectives on new or improved products and/or processes.
Must be flexible and adaptable to changing needs and requirements.
Must be a self-starter and able to work independently or in a group setting.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
- Requires a minimum of 6 years experience in RF or SATCOM engineering experience.
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.