Augusta, GA 30905

Ad hoc Research is looking for a SATCOM Engineer Associate RHN-E for the Cyber Battle Lab (CBL) program. The mission of the CBL is to provide overall direction, oversight, vertical and horizontal integration of CO, DODIN-A, and EW activities focused on the development of a Multi-Domain Operations (MDO) Force (2028 – 2035) for the Army as defined by the Army Modernization Strategy (AMS), guided by the Annual Mission Guidance (AMG), and sanctioned by the AFC.

The role is contingent upon award and will be located at Fort Gordon, Georgia.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must possess a minimum of five (5) years’ experience or equivalent in installation, operation, troubleshooting, maintenance and upgrades required to the RHN-E satellite enclave hardware, to include satellite servers, modems and facility antennas.
  • Experience providing power balancing on RHN-E TDMA and FDMA networks.
  • Experience configuring missions on Network Management System for TDMA network access.
  • Experience in frequency management and operations of MRT / Network control.
  • Experience in COMSEC key management.
  • Knowledge in Linkway network implementation by programming Network Control Console and servers for satellite networks.
  • Experience in spacecraft acquisition, peak and pole antenna and controllers.
  • Skill and knowledge in Bandwidth Management to include an in-depth knowledge of modems, data and symbol rates, link budgets, and satellite payload planning, with the ability to formulate future bandwidth resource requirements.
  • Obtain and Maintain a Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility.

Computer Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint).

Must be an effective communicator both verbally and in writing. Most positions require ability to work on a desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time. Computer activities include reading, reviewing and analyzing information, as well as providing recommendations, summaries, and reports in written or verbal format. Additionally, positions require ability to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; as well as speak and hear.

Employee may be required to occasionally lift and/or move moderate amounts of weight, typically less than 20 pounds. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law.