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 delivers the next-generation of connectivity, Iridium CertusSM - the most versatile global broadband service that satisifies 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 is looking for a Senior Lab Engineer to support the Iridium Communications System (ICS) in Chandler, Arizona. The selected candidate will work with a team of engineers to provide the design, development, maintenance, repair and operation of the Iridium Technical Support Center (TSC) labs. The candidate will monitor and assess lab state and perform problem mitigation independently or at the direction of program management. The candidate will also assist in the setup, calibration, technical operation, diagnosis, repair and maintenance of the lab equipment and simulator subsystems. Additionally, the candidate will document changes made to the labs due to enhancement, repair or configuration change.
Candidate will assist in maintaining the Network Infrastructure of the labs general computing infrastructure and maintain the test systems computing infrastructure.
Candidate will design, document, implement, calibrate, repair and maintain the Radio Frequency (RF) test systems infrastructure. Will develop RF designs and help fabricate equipment for the TSC labs. Will verify RF systems are operating safely and then document and train the lab personnel and the Iridium program on safe RF operations. Must be able to integrate, maintain and verify proper operation of Iridium Subscriber Equipment with lab test systems. The successful candidate will be results driven with strong sense of ownership.
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