19 days old
2018-05-022018-06-18

Sr. Electrical Engineer Networking Systems

MITRE
McLean, VA
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Join MITREs Aviation Communications Engineering Department in our newly formed Transportation Transformation Technology Center, to define and develop resilient communications that will enable a safer worldwide transportation system. We are seeking an experienced systems engineer with knowledge in transportation oriented communications systems to help address our sponsors critical problems in implementing next generation communications systems and technologies.
Key Functions:
Working with MITRE and customer teams:
Apply knowledge and experience across a wide variety of transportation related communications and networking problems in mobile and fixed environments.
Develop requirements for a performance based network contract to be flexible enough to leverage commercial telecommunications offerings while describing specific needs for the agency
Define evaluation criteria for a service based infrastructure contract technical, cost, security, service delivery model
Assess conversion tools for the transition of legacy interfaces to operate in an IP environment













Required Skills:
BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, with concentration in communications engineering and 5+ years of experience in network engineering.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills and the ability to work well in team environments.
Knowledge and experience with Wide Area Networking technologies, including MPLS, Carrier Ethernet, and IP.
Understanding of network architectures and analysis techniques for performance and security assessment.

Preferred Skills:
MS or PhD in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering and 10+ years of experience in network research and engineering.
Understanding of current communications technologies such WiMax, LTE, and Software Defined Networking
Understanding of communications systems deployed and operated by the FAA
Knowledge communications standards and technology trends for other modes of transportation.

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