Kanata, Ontario

System engineer – Naval & Defence

Ottawa, ON
Full-time Consultant 

 Job Responsibilities 
The successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes, and contribute in the following areas: 
•    Engineering Leadership Role interfacing with Program Management and Business Development
•    Ability to drive pursuits, preparation of technical proposals in response to RFI's and RFP's
•    Manage the planning, architecture, design and implementation of RF networking engineering projects
•    Provide technical direction in-line with business goals Data Communications and networking design and implementation experience
•    Experience in the design and development of Military Communications systems is desirable
•    Must have an understanding of the architecture of military RF communications systems
•    Familiarity and understanding of networking principles and technologies is mandatory
•    Understanding of ad-hoc networking highly desirable
•    Familiarity with encryption and the relationships between cryptographic architectures, physical, link and networking layers is desirable. Ability to support and supervise software and FPGA development related to development of radio and networking technologies
•    Fading mitigation techniques such as space diversity, time-diversity, polarization diversity and frequency diversity desirable
Knowledge of Forward Error Correction coding is desirable
•    Familiarity with data-link-protocols, such as ARQ is desirable
•    Familiarity with Analysis, modeling and simulation 
•    Experience in Training, mentoring, and supporting systems engineers Ability to travel up to 50% C/C++ programming experience is desirable
Basic Qualifications 
•    Basic Qualifications Degree in Electrical Engineering, or other STEM degree 
•    CANADIAN CITIZENSHIP – must either hold or be able to obtain Government of Canada security clearance up to the Secret level and access to controlled goods.