Satellite Teleport Engineer

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Transforming how the world connects

AST SpaceMobile and our global partners are building the first and only space-based cellular broadband network to be accessible by standard smartphones. Called SpaceMobile, this ultra-powerful network is being designed to provide connectivity at 4G/5G speeds everywhere on the planet – on land, at sea and in flight.

The Satellite Teleport Engineer is in charge of designing, developing, implementing and manage a global network of gateways using specialized and innovative technology. These gateways will be totally virtualized and will use software defined applications and networks for fast adaptation and to be able to exchange a substantial amount of information in real time. These gateways will have local autonomy as backup operations to comply with the high service level agreement (SLA) requirements. The Teleport Engineer will be responsible of such design to meet the required network SLA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gateway products design and product selection
  • Gateway components selection, implementation and testing
  • Gateway integration
  • Gateway connectivity support and implementation
  • High frequency equipment management including LEO tracking antenna
  • Vendor management

Minimum Qualifications:

  • US citizen or Permanent resident card holder
  • Electronic or Telecommunications engineer or relevant experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working as a satellite teleport or antenna gateway engineer.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with remote teleport operations
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience defining and implementing fiber links
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience managing SLA requirements
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with different satellite access technologies, such as TDMA and SCPC
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working on lab setup and demo setup
  • Experience using testing tools: Spectrum analyzer, Network Analyzer, signal generators, traffic generators and other tools.
  • Flexibility/adaptability in a fast-paced & dynamic environment.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID

Tagged as: tdma, scpc, leo tracking antenna

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