Communication and Network Systems Engineer

Aerospace   •  

El Segundo, CA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 296 days ago

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The Network Systems Department (NSD) provides engineering services and solutions in various networking areas using performance analysis, modeling & simulation, and emulation techniques.


From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.



  • Participate in communication and networking tasks through analysis, simulations, and prototype development.
  • Develop innovative concepts and algorithms in supporting areas of network management, routing, mobility, and network resiliency. 
  • Conduct system trade-off analysis for given constraints and support research & development (R&D) projects.
  • evelop presentations and reports to clearly communicate with internal and external customers.



  • Master's or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • 0-1 year of experience in communication and network systems.
  • Strong technical background in communication theory, network protocols, and network management. 
  • In-depth understanding of Media Access Control (MAC) layer, network layer, and emerging communication-related technologies (e.g., LTE, 5G, Internet of Thing (IoT), etc.). 
  • Experience in Matlab and C/C++. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Current DoD SECRET clearance or ability to obtain/maintain clearance.



  • Modeling & simulation experience in Python, STK, SOAP, SignalPro, and OPNET preferred. Ability to learn these tools.
  • Knowledge of physical layer and satellite networks.

Transcript Requirement

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Additional Requisition Details

System Job Title: MEMBER-TECH STF  

Clearance Requirement: Secret 

Access: None 

Polygraph: None 

Relocation Available:  [[relo]] 

Employment Type: Regular 

Work Schedule: Full Time

Requisition ID: 38422