Satellite Digital Modem Design Engineer

Satellite Digital Modem Design Engineer

Job Title: Satellite Digital Modem Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/01/21
Reference: 896998_1604930628
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 09, 2020 14:03

Job Description

Our client based in the Stevenage area is looking for a SC cleared Satellite Digital Modem Design Engineer to join their team on a contract basis. This role will be based on site full time and is due to run for a minimum of 6 months.

The ideal candidate will be an expert in digital modem design and validation to join the design team responsible for the secure telecommand and telemetry system for a military communication satellite. The candidate will be required to perform simulation modelling, VHDL design, prototyping and laboratory testing of the flight modem design.

Key Skills and experience
Expertise in PSK modulation, performance and design of PSK demodulators essential;
Experienced in either C++ simulation or VHDL design for FPGA or both;
Fast learner, capable of getting up to speed quickly as part of a small, tightly-knit team;
Understanding of end-to-end communication system design and performance would be valuable.

Other Information
Contract role
Duration: 6 months plus likely extension
Location: Stevenage
SC clearance

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens.

This is a contract role.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.