MTS 2 - S/W

Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 22, 2017
Ref
8182BR
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
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® 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 a Software Engineer to support the HNS VSAT Networking & Software business group in Gaithersburg, MD.

Responsibilities:
  • Design, develop, test and document software programs to include: operating systems, applications, and network products. 
  • Develop test procedures, manual or automated (using python or similar scripting language)
  • Research, design and test system solutions for algorithms and protocols in small teams with experienced engineers, and learn how to make applications perform optimally over IP-based wireless networks.
  • Review, edit documentation, and debug communication software to achieve customer requirements


  • Basic Qualifications:  
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and 2 years of experience OR
  • Masters degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering

  • EchoStar 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for certain positions. EEO is the law.