Iridium is the only truly global voice and data satellite communications network that connects people, organizations, assets, government and relief agencies with “on-the-move” availability. Together with its ecosystem of partners, Iridium delivers essential, reliable communications with an easy-to-integrate platform and service for improved efficiency. With more than 20 years of experience, Iridium will soon be launching the next-generation of connectivity, Iridium CertusSM- the most versatile global broadband service with improved speeds to satisfy the critical need to send and receive communications when traveling by land, sea or air. For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit www.iridium.com.
Iridium Satellite produces and supports multiple mobile products that provide essential and valuable data and voice communication services to users worldwide using our constellation of 66 LEO spacecraft and supporting ground infrastructure. Continuously producing quality products and software is critical for the success of Iridium and those who rely on the services we provide.
Iridium seeks an engineer to contribute to the research, development, testing, and sustaining engineering activities of the Iridium services and subscriber equipment technology sector. Education or demonstrated work experience in engineering practices, software/hardware testing, and leadership is necessary for success in this position. Additional essential responsibilities are detailed below.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for verifying the reliability and robustness of Iridium products and communication services, interested in the long-term success of their work, and highly self-reliant.
Essential responsibilities include but not limited to:
Desirable abilities and skills:
Iridium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a protected veteran. EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability and other protected categories.