Communication Systems Engineer

  • Houston, TX
  • 6 days ago
RF Communication Systems
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

In this position you will perform systems engineering duties such as helping to compose communication subsystem documents for requirements, interface control, and verification. Also, you will participate in reviews of those documents and eventually design reviews for the subsystem itself. You may also be asked to assist with various RF analysis for things such as performance, interference, power flux density, etc.


  • BS degree (or higher) in Electrical Engineering and at least 5 years of related experience
  • Experience with RF communication systems including spread spectrum signaling, signal detection, baseband filtering, and forward error correction (such as LDPC)
  • Ability to work and communicate in a team environment


  • Experience with spacecraft communication systems
  • Experience with NASA systems engineering processes
  • Familiarity with Model-based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
  • Familiarity with CCSDS data formats

Citizenship or lawful permanent resident required due to federal position. METECS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or natural origin.

About METECS -

We are a small high-performance team providing advanced engineering, software and analysis solutions for manned space and terrestrial applications. We develop and integrate software for NASA and other government and commercial customers utilizing a wide variety of custom, commercial, and open-source technologies. Our specialties include robotics controls & analysis software, spacecraft and commercial equipment dynamics simulations, immersive computer graphics, XR systems and web-based automation tools. Active and recent projects include algorithm development for NASA's Robonaut and Valkyrie robots, autonomous UAV control, RFID-Enabled Logistics Management for the International Space Station, the NASA Miniature Exercise Device (MED-2), spacecraft wireless Developmental Flight Instrumentation (DFI), the Orion Spacecraft Ascent Abort 2 mission, NASA s Exploration System Simulation (NExSyS), and NASA s Training Systems for the 21 st Century initiative.

Perks: Flex hours, casual dress, get to make history.

METECS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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1030 Hercules Ave. Houston, TX, 77058

Dice Id : RTX19f77c
Position Id : 6335123
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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