El Segundo, California

LinQuest is seeking a Systems Engineer to join our team in El Segundo, CA.
Sign on and retention bonuses will be considered for applicants on this

Join a small, hand selected systems engineering team defining the next
generation of space communication systems supporting Space Force Advance
Communications. You will support Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I)
activities in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. You will
work onsite, co-located and closely integrated with the Government Customer.

We seek a technical individual who has the initiative to work independently
and will thrive in a highly collaborative environment of small teams.


  • Integrate and manage the technical requirements baseline with an
    emphasis on satellite communications interface definition
  • Communications engineering, link budgets, waveforms, modulation and
    error correction coding standards
  • Coordinate and participate in integration testing, analysis and
    reporting for verification of requirements and interface compliance
  • Lead for communication requirements verification artifacts
  • Work with satellite communication users to identify and provide
    solutions to risks and technical discrepancies
  • May require up to 20% travel
Required Skills:

  • Ability to participate in cross-functional planning, coordination
    and task execution across the spectrum of systems engineering and
    integration activities
  • Strong interpersonal and team-building skills, as well as clear and
    concise written, verbal communications and presentation skills
  • Technical knowledge of communication systems integration, test,
    verification, and validation
  • Understanding of communications concepts for DoD or commercial
    applications, including waveforms, protocols and architectures
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks, and quickly adjust in a
    rapidly changing environment
  • Active TS/SCI clearance

Preferred Skills:

  • Orbital modeling, e.g., STK
  • Mathematical software tools, e.g. Matlab

Required Experience:

  • BS degree in electrical engineering, or a related scientific or
    technical discipline
  • 3+ years of relevant experience
Preferred Experience:

  • MS degree in electrical engineering with emphasis on signal
    processing or wireless communications
  • Experience with satellite communications

COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines:

As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members may be required to comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which may include mandatory vaccination and ability to provide proof of vaccination status prior to start of employment. Additionally, team members are expected to comply with all safety protocols related to mask wearing and physical distancing while in covered contractor workplaces. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement through LinQuest Human Resources and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

El Segundo, California

LinQuest delivers performance excellence across the Air, Land, Sea, Space, and Cyberspace domains. We provide highly valued, state-of-the-art and cost effective technical solutions to the U.S. government, civil and commercial customers. LinQuest's services and products span the engineering, testing, operation and sustainment of critical capabilities and programs ranging from intricate systems and architectures to highly complex enterprises comprised of families of systems. LinQuest integrates technical and operational domain expertise with process discipline and delivers superior performance across the life cycle of programs.

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