RF Wireless Engineer, Assoc - 38414 in Annapolis Junction, MD at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 1/7/2022

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Job Description

Huntington Ingalls Industries's expertise in wireless communication is unrivaled.  This includes 50+ years’ of experience performing complex RF Engineering analysis for DoD customers, civilian government agencies, and commercial companies worldwide.  Our expertise in collecting, analyzing, and formatting spectrum data, including RF measurement, frequency assignment, spectrum certification, LiDAR, and other geo-referenced data, enables us to produce refined RF modeling and simulation tools and applications with the reliability and precision needed to assure spectrum access and control.  Alion’s analysis-driven tools support diverse tasks such as spectrum forensics and deconfliction, testing for coverage amid urban clutter, and antenna site planning.  HII's Radio Frequency and Electromagnetic Spectrum Engineering Directorate (RESED) offers a variety of work, from projects supporting international satellite coordination to countering IEDs.  Our work is increasingly important in a world that depends on well-coordinated, interference-free spectrum access.                                                           

We are seeking an Associate RF Wireless Engineer to provide spectrum support to various DoD, Federal, and commercial satellite customers.


Under immediate supervision, supports more senior engineers by performing analyses to determine the potential for radio frequency interference (RFI) between various geostationary and non-geostationary satellite systems. 

Supports senior technical personnel and project managers within own organization in various technical activities related to spectrum support for satellite systems. Receives immediate supervision from management as well as technical guidance and training from the more experienced technical staff.   


  • Performs basic engineering analysis using Excel spreadsheets, MS Access data bases, and other modeling tools to determine the potential for RFI between various geostationary and non-geostationary satellite systems. Duties often include the collection of technical parameters of the satellites to be analyzed.
  • Prepares draft messages and other documentation to support the analysis findings.    
  • Has limited independent interaction with customers and typically provides input to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables under immediate supervision by more senior technical personnel.   
  • Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties. May provide recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems and applicable company procedures and guidelines. 


  • Bachelor's degree and 0 to 2 years of related experience.  Degree must be in Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or Computer Science 
  • Basic knowledge of engineering principals, methods, and techniques within a specific area of expertise.  
  • Basic knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software. 
  • Basic internal team communication, presentation and interpersonal skills with a special emphasis on good writing skills. 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Willingness to travel internationally after COVID-19 concerns are mitigated.
  • An active Secret security clearance is desired

About Technical Solutions, A Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries:

Building on a legacy of more than a century of naval shipbuilding, Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division is accelerating national security solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide. Comprising more than 7,000 professionals, our unique national security portfolio includes cyber and electronic warfare, fleet sustainment, ISR, live, virtual, constructive (LVC) solutions, nuclear and environmental services, and unmanned systems. For more information, visit tsd.huntingtoningalls.com.


Security Clearance: None
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information. U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

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