ST Engineering iDirect continues to fuel its solutions offerings and seeks an innovative, creative MODMAN / IFC Terminal Lead who is ready for the challenges, responsibilities, and rewards that come with working in a high-energy, fast-paced environment. ST Engineering iDirect is dedicated to providing next-generation solutions for broadband IP networking via satellite networks. As the leading innovators in this new space, our diverse and talented team of Internet, satellite and telecommunications professionals continues to break new ground and create significant opportunities for network operators, for service providers and resellers, and for corporate networking professionals. A MODMAN / IFC Terminal Lead at ST Engineering iDirect works within the Solutions Business Group. He/she will be a highly motivated self-starter with strong written and oral communication skills and works well in a team environment.
Issuing and maintaining the MODMAN and IFC Terminal Solutions technical specifications, ICDs and tests documents.Working with development engineers to define internal and external software interfaces that perform the desired functionality, while ensuring optimal efficiency and robustness. Working with Product Management and Solutions Architect to refine and understand product and system-level requirements. Contribution to the process of identification, qualifications and selection of IFC Terminal Solutions components.Providing technical support on MODMAN and IFC Terminal Solutions to Sales, Sales Engineering and other departments.Lead the MODMAN and IFC Terminal Solutions development team under the direction of Solutions Technical Director.Directly contribute on the ongoing activities and ability to fill-in for direct reports when needed.Maintaining high-level awareness of technology trends and competitive offerings/developments for Satcom In-Flight Connectivity.Maintaining high-level of awareness of complementary 3rd party technologies. Continuous analysis and suggestion of possible paths to optimize, enhance and augment the MODMAN and IFC Terminal Solutions offerings.Reporting to Solutions Technical Director.
Bachelors degree (BA/BS) in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or closely related field; MSCS/MSEE desirable
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS:
7+ years of industry experience in systems engineering and Satcom.
Experience in Satcom In-Flight Connectivity Terminals and MODMAN design and implementation.Familiar with Aero certifications and standards and their implications for both Software and Hardware design.Experience and advanced knowledge of solutions and technologies related to all or most of the following fields: Satcom, VSAT, IP networking, Virtualization, Containerization, Cybersecurity Knowledge of Satcom Antenna and RF Technologies, mechanical integration and associated software (OpenAMIP, OpenBMIP, Commissioning).Excellent skills for systems design, analysis and trade-offs evaluation.Capability to learn quickly, evaluate ideas, and propose technical solutions Capability to analyze and document customer requirements. Capability to align technical features with business requirements. Ability to foresee and navigate around the risks behind solutions development and make timely recommendations to Technical Director.Excellent technical writing skills. Leadership capability.Track record working with cross-functional teams in engineering and/or operations. can do attitude - willing to dive into and take ownership of critical design issues. Capability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of developers, managers, clients, customers, etc. Self-motivated.Takes initiative. Sense of Ownership. Passionate.Positive attitude. Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and associated tools (e.g. Jira) is a plus.