• Senior Engineer SATCOM - OCONUS - Bahrain

    Job Locations US
    Job ID 2018-1421
  • Overview

    Remote field communications and networking depend on reliable technology that performs in even the most extreme environments. DataPath specializes in designing, manufacturing and supporting both custom and commercial-off-the-shelf field communications and information technology products. All of our solutions are backed by industry leading management tools, customer care and field support. At DataPath we are passionate about developing easy-to-use top-quality products that help our clients achieve their mission objectives.  

    DataPath, Inc. is seeking a Sr. Engineer SATCOM to support the day-to-day maintenance and operation of assigned satellite terminals, to include DKET and other deployable and non-deployable systems.


    • Shall operate Satellite Modems, Redundancy Switch, associated cables, and interconnects; Up Converters, Redundancy Switch; Down Converters, High Power Amplifiers (HPAs), Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs), Low Noise Block (LNB); Waveguide (rigid, flex, and elliptical) joints and connections; Intermediate Frequency (IF) cable and connections; Antenna, Antenna motors, Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA), Antenna Control Unit (ACU), and associated cabling and interconnects; Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Units; Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS); Generator (if applicable). 
    • Shall maintain and troubleshoot using any Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) required over and above the Built-In-Test (BIT) capability of the supported equipment. 
    • Shall manage and maintain telecommunication installation supplies. 
    • Shall maintain daily on-hand inventories. 
    • Performs other duties as assigned. 


    • Candidate must have a DOD secret clearance. 
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferred. In lieu of a degree, A associate’s degree plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR;
      A major certification plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR; 11 years of recent specialized experience
    • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in support of installations, repair, troubleshooting or maintenance of communications electronic systems or equipment. 
    • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience operating in a tactical environment operating/maintaining antenna controllers, SSPA, LNA/LNB, up and down converters, Fiber optic/Coax/Ethernet Cable, Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA) and Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) modems (satellite modems). 
    • Experience and skill set with commercial and military satellite acquisition procedures and commercial TDMA/DAMA modems required. 


    EEOC Statement

    EOE AA/M/F/Vet/Disability


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