Senior Radio Frequency Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Meade
United States

United States of America - Maryland, Fort Meade

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Engineer with 15+ years of experience applying Radio Frequency (RF) engineering principals to DoD and Air Force spectrum dependent technologies. The positions primary responsibilities will be to provide management oversight, leadership, training, quality control, and technical expertise in the review and certification of spectrum dependent devices to a team of Engineers.

Support requires knowledge of the review and certification of spectrum dependent devices either through the NTIA or the FCC. The candidate should have experience with DOD acquisition process, the review and certification of spectrum dependent devices, spectrum management, and technical leadership. The position requires understanding of a wide variety of spectrum dependent systems including radars, communications, data links, and SATCOM.

The work will require coordination and engagement with Air Force program offices, DON and DOD Chief Information Offices, and other federal agencies. Finally the work will require review and development of spectrum related policies and procedures applicable both nationally and internationally.

Minimum Requirements

Possess an Engineering degree from an accredited university or college, and is preferred to have 15+ years’ experience with applying the principles of the performance of the Radio Frequency Engineering analysis. Good communication skills (both written and verbal). Requires Secret clearance;

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of either the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) or the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) system certification process.

  • Knowledge of any of the following software: Spectrum Certification System (SCS), Equipment Location Certification Information database (EL-CID), Spectrum XXI, Host Nation Spectrum Worldwide Database Online (HNSWDO), or Stepstone.

  • Technical Leadership.

  • Experience with Identify Friend or Foe (IFF) equipment or standards.

  • World Radio Conference Support.

  • Development of Spectrum related standards and policies.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 221355BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.