Satellite Earth Station RF & Network Engineer

Recruiter
NeilMcarthurRecruit
Location
Cornwall
Salary
Excellent salary and benefits
Posted
01 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
Cornwall or Berlin The role Put your own stamp on this position. Working in either Cornwall or Berlin you will be working in state-of-the-art new ground stations within a rapidly growing ground infrastructure. The company is secure, recruiting, growing and winning healthy business. There are good opportunities for progression in this growing business. Background This company pioneered ka band satellites for a market opportunity of over $11 billion per annum. The satellites, ground stations and proprietary cloud software management system deliver unmatched levels of performance, service and resilience. A growing customer base has many of the world's leading telecoms, media companies, & governments. Main duties and responsibilities Be responsible for all aspects of the ground station including: - Daily Earth Station operations; - Close relation with networks team; - Technical support for implementation, maintenance and troubleshooting equipment; - Resource and material acquisition; - Cabling (RF and network); - Control projects by supporting equipment vendors - Alarm monitoring and support of operations testing of new software. Skills and qualifications required: - Organisational, management and team working skills and ability to work autonomously; - Knowledge of Satellite technology and RF transmissions and subsystems; - Experience with prime contractors and ability to discuss ideas and concepts with them; - Provide technical support for new equipment installed. Desirable: Knowledge of : - Networks, TCP/IP and associated protocols - Vsat Communication networks (eg. Hughes and idirect) - Perhaps knowledge of German for Berlin (but not essential) Benefits: - Generous Bonus - Season Ticket Loans - Good Pension - Private Healthcare package - Company Pension Scheme Cornwall or Berlin The role Put your own stamp on this position. Working in either Cornwall or Berlin you will be working in state-of-the-art new ground stations within a rapidly growing ground infrastructure. The company is secure, recruiting, growing and winning healthy business. There are opportunities for progression in this growing business. Background This company pioneered ka band satellites for a market opportunity of over $11 billion per annum. The satellites, ground stations and proprietary cloud software management system deliver unmatched levels of performance, service and resilience. A growing customer base has many of the world's leading telecoms, media companies, & governments. Main duties and responsibilities Be responsible for all aspects of the ground station including: - Daily Earth Station operations; - Close relation with networks team; - Technical support for implementation, maintenance and troubleshooting equipment; - Resource and material acquisition; - Cabling (RF and network); - Control projects by supporting equipment vendors - Alarm monitoring and support of operations testing of new software. Skills and qualifications required: - Organisational, management and team working skills and ability to work autonomously; - Knowledge of Satellite technology and RF transmissions and subsystems; - Experience with prime contractors and ability to discuss ideas and concepts with them; - Provide technical support for new equipment installed. Desirable: Knowledge of : - Networks, TCP/IP and associated protocols - Vsat Communication networks (eg. Hughes and idirect) - Perhaps knowledge of German for Berlin (but not essential) Benefits: - Generous Bonus - Season Ticket Loans - Good Pension - Private Healthcare package - Company Pension Scheme