Cosmic AES Job Openings

RF Engineer (Signal Monitoring Team)

Colorado Springs, CO, USA

About Cosmic AES

Cosmic Advanced Engineered Solutions (Cosmic AES) is a small innovative company tackling the most difficult technical challenges in signals, space, and cyberspace. We design and develop high-end signal processing solutions for Department of Defense(DoD) in the Counter-Space, Special Operations, Homeland Security, and other specialized mission areas. Our strong team of scientists, engineers, and operations experts specialize in exploring emerging technologies, system development, and rapid prototyping to solve the most difficult national security concerns.  As a company focused on cutting-edge development, Cosmic AES delivers powerful, adaptable solutions leveraging existing non-proprietary technologies to meet our customers' mission needs and objectives. Our management philosophy of a flat innovative company utilizing Agile Development and the Capability Maturity Model (CMM) for development allows us to quickly adapt to customer needs and the changing DoD mission environment. Cosmic AES invites you to become part of our family of groundbreaking engineers with a passion for conquering the nation’s toughest challenges.

Position Description

Cosmic AES is looking for a qualified and experienced RF Engineer to support Department of Defense customers. The RF Engineer is a mid-level candidate who possesses a strong knowledge of engineering fundamentals with working knowledge of radio frequency (RF)-based electronic systems. 

Job Duties 

  • Provides engineering analysis, integration, and development support.

  • Developing SATCOM signal environments to meet event execution including link budget analysis Organize, analyze, conduct, and/or monitor/oversee development contractor RF engineering activities relating to the design, development, fabrication, installation, modification, sustainment, and/or analysis of SPO systems and/or components.

  • Develop test plans.

  • Conduct testing, interpret, document, and present results to technical peers, management, and government customer.

Required Qualifications :

  • US Citizens only

  • Able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance

  • BS or MS Degree in EE or technical degree and relevant work experience

  • Knowledge of SATCOM equipment including, but not limited to, antennas, HPAs/SSPAs, up/down-converters, LNAs, and modems

  • Knowledge of SATCOM signals including modulation, error correction, and associated signal generation equipment. Familiarity performing link-budget analysis

  • Experience with troubleshooting systems

  • Ability to react quickly in a dynamic and collaborative team environment

  • Experience writing and delivering technical documents and briefings

  • Ability to communicate technical approaches and details within small project teams, including team interaction and presentation

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering or relevant field (5-10 years of relevant experience in lieu of MS)

  • Familiarity with computer networks

  • Data analysis skills

  • Military experience or working in a military environment

  • DoD Test experience

  • Working knowledge of current DoD Space Control systems

  • Security + certification for data transfer responsibilities

Cosmic AES offers competitive salaries with a comprehensive benefit package which includes: 401k plan, profit sharing, flexible work schedules, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, medical, dental, and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, long and short-term disability, company paid life insurance, referral bonuses, and tuition assistance. For further information on Cosmic AES, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), please visit us at:

Apply Online
Working Here

Like the industries we serve, the atmosphere at Cosmic AES is fast paced, challenging, and innovative.

Cosmic AES - Experts in Space and Communications