1+ months

NORAD/USNORTHCOM Communications Engineer - 00048310

Colorado Springs, CO

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Work as part of multi-disciplinary systems engineering team supporting NORAD/USNORTHCOM Directorates with engineering and analysis products. Primary current sponsor priorities include distributed multi-domain enterprise IT, network modernization, theater and special mission communications assurance for senior leaders and areas of concern for NORAD/USNORTHCOM, radar/sensing planning and experimentation for defense of North America.

Minimum Qualifications



Required Qualifications

  • Experience in commercial satellite communications protocols and equipment

  • Experience/familiarity with commercial and military satellite and radio waveforms

  • Hands on experience operating commercial or military wideband and narrowband radios

  • Familiarity with industry and/or military encryption techniques

  • Applied Systems Engineering experience

  • Familiarity with Combatant Commands and Service Component employment of mobile/deployable radios and satellite communications

  • Understanding of DoD command and control processes and programs of record


Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with NORAD/USNORTHCOM a plus

  • Good written/oral communication skills desired

  • Existing DoD clearance (S, TS, etc.) desired, with ability to be cleared to TS/SCI


  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Programming / Systems
  • Communications

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