Peraton Corporation

  • RF Spectrum Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/14/2018 4:11 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Overview

    We are seeking a spectrum management professional to provide direct support to the Government in the area of radio spectrum management, to include national and international regulatory support, satellite registration and coordination, program office support and national/international policy.



    • Provide support to program offices by attending regular tag up meetings, performing analysis and developing requirements that will ensure the regulatory compliance of satellite systems. 
    • Be part of a team of spectrum regulatory experts aimed at protecting incumbent programs and ensuring future program compliance with national and international regulations.
    • Liaise with program offices to understand program current and future requirements.
    • Perform analyses that will indicate radio frequency interference.
    • Assist in the preparation of new national and international satellite network registrations and maintain regulatory status of existing registrations.
    • Participate in coordination meetings with other satellite operators to ensure program requirements are met.
    • Produce written and oral reports





    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Math or another related technical discipline and 5+ years of professional relevant RF experience.
    • Knowledge of Satellite Communication systems (to include link budgets, general radio theory and basic orbital mechanics), national and international spectrum policies and spectrum regulatory, registration and coordination processes
    • Strong organization and communication skills
    • Excellent teamwork
    • Ability to work with diverse groups and mid-level government personnel.




    This position requires the candidate to have the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance. 

    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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