EMM Telecom Lead

Location
Boulder, CO
Posted
Apr 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution



Position Summary:

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Research (LASP) is seeking a Telecom Lead for the EMM program responsible for all aspects of the telecom subsystem development.

Job Duties:

Will lead the telecom subsystem development effort including architecture, design, component procurement, documentation, analysis, presentation, integration, test, and operations activities for an upcoming deep space mission as part of a multi-disciplinary team of engineers and scientists. Team member will also be responsible for growing telecom capability at the Lab.






Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

Applicant should be experienced with all aspects of deep space telecom design including component sizing, vendor selection, subcontract management, link budget development, contact analysis, subsystem I&T, and operations. Must be able to work in a dynamic and fluid team environment and be enthusiastic about mentoring students and junior engineers.

BS or higher degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a relevant field, plus 10 or more years of directly related experience.

Due to U.S. Export Control Restrictions only U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents may apply.

Desired Qualifications:

Additional experience in the following areas is desired.

• Deep space navigation via telecom link

• Work with DSN and ESA networks

• Crosslinks orbiter to local assets

• CubeSat architecture and components

• Antenna design

• Frequency licensing

• Range safety


Special Instructions to Applicants:Applicants must complete the Faculty/University Staff and EEO Data (application) form, and upload the following required documents: 1 - Curriculum Vitae or Resume 2 - Cover Letter. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at hr-ada@colorado.edu. The University of Colorado at Boulder conducts background checks on all final applicants being considered for employment.



Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10060 - Lab Atmos/Space Physics

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Apr 7, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Freya Olson

Posting Contact Email: hrads@lasp.colordo.edu

Position Number: 00732597

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