Hanover, Maryland

Job Summary

Amentum is seeking engineers with experience in applying Radio Frequency (RF) engineering principals to support analysis and certification for the cutting edge of Department of Navy RF equipment. The role requires a driven engineer to evaluate the impacts to and from new and updating radio frequency dependent systems. Our team works to ensure that Navy equipment is being acquired, built, and fielded which ensures effective operations in the highly congested electromagnetic environment.

The position requires a solid understanding of RF engineering because the work covers a wide variety of spectrum dependent systems including radars, communications, data links, SATCOM, sensors, and electronic warfare equipment. The work will require the review of RF technical information for a wide-range of system types to analyze/evaluate system performance against both DOD and National standards.

Responsibilities will include technical review of emerging spectrum technologies, coordination and deconfliction of Navy operations in dense electromagnetic environments, development and review of policies and procedures, and finally coordination both nationally and internationally. Role will focus on supporting Navy program offices through licensing and operation of RF dependent equipment.


Minimum Requirements

  • Possess an engineering degree from an accredited university or college, and 5+ years' experience with applying the principles of the performance of the Radio Frequency Engineering analysis.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the either the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) or the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) system certification process
  • Knowledge of any of the following software: Spectrum Certification System (SCS), Equipment Location Certification Information database (EL-CID), Spectrum XXI, Host Nation Spectrum Worldwide Database Online (HNSWDO), or Stepstone
  • Experience with Identify Friend or Foe (IFF) equipment or standards
  • World Radio Conference Support
  • Development of Spectrum related standards and policies

Hanover, Maryland

Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

Our leading technologies and repeatable processes are delivered by experts with a record of optimizing the quality and cost-effectiveness of support. Using tools such as our Facility Asset Management & Operations Services (FAMOS™) model, we integrate diverse operational elements into a single, unified approach providing control and visibility. This allows us to increase operational readiness and extend the life of critical facilities and equipment.

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

Key Services:

  • Equipment O&M/Asset Management
  • Facility O&M and Range Support
  • Global Logistics/Supply Chain Management
  • IT/Network Support
  • Satellite Communications
  • Unmanned Systems


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