Full-Time

Senior System Engineering Specialist

Updated on 5/7/2024

Telesat

Telesat

501-1,000 employees

Low Earth Orbit satellite broadband network

Hardware

Senior

Ottawa, ON, Canada

Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a related field.
  • 14+ years of proven experience in satellite system architecture and design
  • Strong knowledge of satellite communication protocols, orbital mechanics, and space systems
  • Experience with software defined satellite communication payloads
  • Familiarity with regulatory bodies and space industry standards
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define Lightspeed system architecture, system requirements, and network element specifications
  • Contribute to the design and development of key aspects of the Lightspeed constellation system
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to junior engineers
  • Develop and maintain Lightspeed system architecture documentation
  • Collaborate with the System Integration and Test team
  • Identify and manage technical risks
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies in the satellite industry
  • Create and maintain documentation
  • Collaborate with external partners, vendors, and stakeholders

As leaders in satellite technology, Telesat offers a dynamic work environment perfect for those passionate about advancing global communications. Their commitment to providing high-capacity and secure broadband connectivity using cutting-edge Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites places them at the forefront of the industry. This dedication not only to innovation but also to delivering ultra-low latency and fiber-like speeds, positions Telesat as an excellent workplace for pioneering professionals in satellite technology.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$30.7M

Headquarters

Ottawa, Canada

Founded

1969

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

22%