Ground Segment RF Engineer

Loanhead, Edinburgh, United Kingdom (UK), Skyrora [SKY-GDRFE]

Field(s) of expertise
Telecommunications Engineering Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type


  • Analysis of functional requirements and development of system specification documents, schematics, system architecture and drawings.
  • Evaluation and selection of appropriate hardware components to match the system specifications.
  • Assembly of ground station system for Telemetry, Tracking and Command and FTS.
  • Functional testing, data acquisition and analysis.
  • Support of LV launch and tracking missions, and performance control of the ground segment systems.


  • An ideal candidate will have a University Masters degree in engineering, physics or similar applicable discipline.
  • Demonstrated experience in end-to-end ground station systems for missiles, rockets or other aircraft.
  • Solid experience in setting up and operating telemetry transceivers.
  • Excellent knowledge of characterization of antennas and radio path.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with super-high frequencies transmission links.
  • Solid IT knowledge including Linux.
  • Experience with broadcasting telecommunications systems.
  • 10+ years work experience.

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