Engineer I - Customer Networks

Employer
EchoStar
Location
Germantown, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Market Job Title Engineer I - Customer Networks Requisition Number 8160BR Company Hughes Network Systems Job Category Engineering Geographic Location (posting location) MD-Germantown-EXP Job Description (Do of the Job) Hughes Network Systems, LLC, an EchoStar Company, (Hughes) is the world's leading provider of satellite broadband for home and office, delivering innovative network technologies, managed services, and solutions for enterprises and governments globally. HughesNet(R) is the #1 high-speed satellite Internet service in the marketplace, with offerings to suit every budget. To date, Hughes has shipped more than 4 million systems to customers in over 100 countries, representing approximately 50 percent market share..Hughes has an exciting opportunity for an Applications Engineer to be located at our headquarters in Germantown, MD.Responsibilities:Support the Hughes Core Business Applications for production and test environments specific to system setup, database creation, administration, monitoring, application integration, OS integration and troubleshooting.Install, configure, deploy, test, and verify deployed software, and applications for system administration and applications support.Upgrade/patch COTS and deploy future application software and COTS releases\upgrades per a deployment schedule.** This position requires on-call support with off-hour and weekend deployments at times. Qualification/Skills (Know of the Job) Basic Requirements:BSCS or BSIS and 2 years of relevant work experiencePreferred Qualifications:MSCS or MSISEchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional locations world-wide, is a premier global provider of satellite solutions and technology services. Together with its major subsidiaries-EchoStar Satellite Services and Hughes Network Systems- EchoStar offers employees the opportunity to explore the boundaries of what's possible in the fields of engineering and the business functions transforming this engineering into revenue. At EchoStar we know the excitement of new endeavors. We pride ourselves in not just our engineering expertise, but as pioneers forging technological change to improve the lives of our customers. We are Connecting the World in new and exciting ways, and offer you the opportunity to learn more about how EchoStar family of companies could be the right destination for you! EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. US Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.