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RF Communications System Engineer

Company name
General Electric Company

Location
West Melbourne, FL

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About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845 EEO combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The RF Communications System Engineer is responsible for performing analysis of customer and product management inputs to define concepts and requirements used to develop solutions for automation and control products/systems for the US and global railroad industry. Focus will be on the use of radio systems and other RF and land based communications media for the control of locomotives.

Essential Responsibilities:

You will be working in a challenging and progressive

environment in which “turn-key” telecommunications based networks and

sub-systems are designed, engineered and commissioned. Our solutions utilize

voice and data radios, TCP/IP, Ethernet TDM and RF based wireless networks to

integrate numerous systems such as remote control systems for locomotives,

vehicle telemetry and other communication links between locomotives or between

locomotives and wayside equipment. Supporting large, system level proposals

will be a significant part of this position. In this role, you will:

Perform Communications Engineering tasks in support ofprogram objectives

Develop plans for and execute RF communications surveys

Perform link or propagation analysis pre/post productdeployment

Evaluate off-the-shelf RF products as well as productsdeveloped or customized specifically for GE systems.

Develop creative solutions / architectures and define anddocument communications system requirements for new and existing products viasystem specifications and technical memorandums

Execute/coordinate the development of new or customcommunication solutions

Conduct Antenna performance/intermodulation studies forlocomotive systems

Participate in system safety analyses and provide input intosystem test and validation activities.

Provide technical support to program managers and projectengineers when communicating with customers.

Provide technical support to Systems and Software Engineersto assist with development of new system architectures or technologies.

Provide technical assistance to ensure all RF products meetregulatory requirements for both domestic and international applications.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering or equivalent.

Minimum of 5 years of experience in the RF engineering field.

Minimum of 5 years of experience in the electronics industry.

Eligibility Requirements:

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We willnot sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for thisjob opening.

Ability and willingness to travel both domestically andinternationally up to 25% of the time.

Ability and willingness to ride on freight locomotive forextended periods of time.

Desired Characteristics:

Railroad industry experience

Experience with RF and railroad communications systems

Experience with project management and test/validation

Experience with both analog and digital land-mobile radiotechnologies

Experience with RF Propagation Analysis Software

Experience with the design, operation and evaluation ofcontrol and/or communication systems

Experience in system engineering and specification generation

Must be able to work in a team environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills

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Locations:

United States; Florida; West Melbourne

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc

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print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

Company info

General Electric Company
Website : http://www.ge.com

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