Fiber Optic Communications Architect
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

Job Description

Principal Fiber Optic Communications Architect

TS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance REQUIRED

Florham Park, NJ OR Hanover, MD

We are looking for a rare individual: A Principal Fiber Optic Communications Architect who is not only technically astute but also has communication skills needed to work with collaborative teams in designing, developing and managing a variety of equipment and systems solutions. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.

The successful candidate will recommend technological modifications to the development of new photonic products and/or design changes that improve performance of existing products. Key Responsibilities:

  • The Principal Fiber Optic Communications Architect will design, develop, build and test systems and products based on optic, photonic and laser technologies.
  • Additionally this person will interact with device, hardware and software design teams to assist in overall development of optical systems which includes: specifying, selecting and qualifying active and passive optical components, developing and benchmarking system performance models, developing and implementing test procedures and/or evaluating and selecting appropriate test instrumentation.

The following clearance, education, experience and skills are required:

  • *Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Must be US citizen with Active Clearance. There is no flexibility in this requirement due to nature of work performed
  • Direct experience with commercial multiplexing, routing, and switching hardware and routing protocols
  • Familiarity with high-speed transport, including SONET/SDH, GFP, and OTN, at rates up to 10 Gbps and higher (100G)
  • Experience in developing requirements and specifications, demonstrated leadership in an integrated team environment
  • Familiarity with
    • performance monitoring metrics
    • DWDM transport systems (metro, unrepeatered, or long-haul), and design and impairment analysis of such systems
    • coherent systems
  • Bachelor’s degree in Optical Engineering, Optical Sciences and Engineering, Physics, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited major university (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree in Optical Engineering, Optical Sciences and Engineering, Physics, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited major university plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills a plus
If you're looking for an excellent opportunity with competitive benefits, a flexible work environment and put your skills to work in defense of our national security, send resume or inquiry today for immediate consideration and response

Amy Cody-Quinn
(866) 360-4676
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NOTE: We cannot work with third parties or outside agencies in filling this position. US citizenship and Active TS/SCI with Poly are required

Job Snapshot

About Us

GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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