United Technologies Corporation Principal Photonics Engineer - Advanced Radio Systems in Columbia, Maryland
Job ID: 01378543
Country: United States
Category: Engineering, Systems
Job Type: Full Time
United States of America
HMD34: Columbia, MD 7100 Columbia Gateway Dr Suite 160, Columbia, MD, 21046-3448 USA
Principal Photonics Engineer - Mission Systems
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We are currently searching for a Pr Photonics Engineer- Advanced Radio Systems (ARS) to join our team in Columbia MD. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It’s an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Collins Aerospace.
The Advanced Radio Systems (ARS) section of the Advanced Technology Center has an opening for an RF photonics engineer in our Columbia, Maryland office. ARS is responsible for developing beyond the state-of-the-art advanced radio systems and optical technologies for RCI’s future military/commercial communication and navigation radio systems.
The ideal candidate will have working experience in the theory, application, design, and implementation of RF photonic systems. The candidate should be familiar with;
RF Photonic systems theory
Photonic components designed to operate at >10GHz
Design and assembly of complex photonic systems
Test and data analysis techniques for systems that span both RF and optical domains
Additional experience with the following is desirable;
Mode locked fiber lasers
Optical frequency combs
Photonic integrated circuits
Design, assembly and characterization of optical fiber based components and sub-systems
The successful applicant will work with the Rockwell Collins Photonics Systems group to;
Design, build, and demonstrate RF Photonic systems needed to execute US Government research and development contracts
Write reports detailing test results to stakeholders, including government sponsors
Perform forward looking company sponsored research and development projects
Contribute to proposal efforts
Have a graduate in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) discipline and 10 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 7 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 14 years of relevant experience is required.
Be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. US Citizenship is required.
Have excellent written and oral communication abilities, along with confident presentation skills
Work well in a group environment to include engineers, technicians, and support personnel
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
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