Senior Network Communications Systems Engineer

Space
London
Posted 1 day ago
Job CategoryNetwork

An exciting satellite operator is seeking a self-motivated individual to provide expert support with regards to all aspects of networks communications and core network engineering in a fast-paced operational environment.

The employee will support the development, test, implementation, validation and end to end operation of a new network communication ground segment concept in order to deliver high quality of service capabilities.

Main Responsibilities

  • Build, configure, test and maintain satellite communications & core network solutions.
  • Ensure maximum service availability through proactive maintenance and monitoring.
  • Analyze and provide recommendations for timely resolution of network communication subsystems problems.
  • Support the operational team as required.
  • Provide timely reporting to management for critical and routine activities.

Skills & Qualifications required

  • Minimum 5 years demonstrable experience on various network solutions (e.g. Juniper, Cisco, routers, switched, firewalls, etc.) including network design, configuration and troubleshooting.
  • A network communications engineering, electrical engineer, computer science degree or equivalent accreditation.
  • Excellent understanding on satellite core networks infrastructure and communications ground system design.
  • Excellent use of traffic analysis/monitoring tools with the ability to undertake verification and validation of traffic performance data.
  • Excellent degree of understanding on technical areas: Networking Protocols, IP, PSTN, VPN, MPLS, VLAN, WAN and QoS.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of satellite design, assembly integration & testing methodology
  • Ability to keep up to speed with new networking technologies and to become technical subject matter expert.
  • Willingness to work occasionally long hours under pressure as part of the on-call potential requirement of the role.
  • Excellent business writing and reporting skills.
  • Excellent communication skills with people at all levels of the organization.

Desirable Knowledge and Skills

  • A passionate desire to take on challenging analysis and minor programming tasks in order to deliver innovative network solutions in a timely manner.
  • Personal drive to take the organization on the higher ranks of the satellite industry.
  • A demonstrated ability to work across organizational boundaries.
  • Objective, rational and multidisciplinary thinking.
  • Courage to act upon convictions.
  • Flexibility to travel and work periodically in different facilities, worldwide.
  • A high degree of integrity.
  • Provide candid feedback.
  • Ability to face up to problems quickly and take action.

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