Experience with testing methodologies, analysis processes and procedures desired.
Basic knowledge of software programming in C/C++, C#, Unix, Linux, shell programming, Python, PERL and/or TCL preferred.
Background knowledge or experience with GSM telephony systems is beneficial.
Ability to work both independently and within a team in a dynamic engineering environment with rapidly changing priorities; and to apply creative, abstract problem solving to support varied customers in a large systems environment.
The candidate will be required to perform real-time and post real-time system analysis and provide root cause analysis from test and operational data sources.
Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
Collaboration - Works effectively and cooperatively with others; establishes and maintains good working relationships.
Communication - Clearly conveys information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.
Customer Focus - Makes customers and their needs a primary focus of one's actions; develops and sustains productive customer relationships.
Systems Thinking - Ability to understand the big picture and the inter-relationships of all positions and activities in the organization, including the impact of changes in one area on another area. This includes the ability to see and understand the inter-relationships between components of systems and plans and anticipate future events.
Analytical Skills - Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.
Engineering Analysis - Knowledge of engineering analysis (e.g. mechanical, electrical, avionics, design, circuit, systems, stress, structural, durability).
Integrated Systems - Knowledge of design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, materials, equipment, and methods.
Test Program Design - Knowledge of test program design (e.g., design of experiments, test plan development, validation).
Typical Education and/or Experience
Conferred or currently working towards a Bachelor or Master of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics.
Iridium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a protected veteran. EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability and other protected categories.