Hughes Network Systems Europe (Hughes Europe) is a subsidiary of the Echostar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) at $3.4 billion turnover organization with offices in the United Kingdom, Germany, and Italy. We are a leading provider of high-quality, resilient, and cost-effective broadband networks along with employee and customer facing Digital Media solutions. Combining the best of breed in terrestrial, wireless, mobile and satellite technologies with international delivery for multi country requirement, Hughes Europe is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of today's distributed enterprise.


Operations RF Engineer (m/f/d)


Looking beyond the rigid set of job requirements:

  • The perfect candidate for this permanent position is goal oriented to deliver high quality results while working independently as part of small expert team of peer engineers.
  • The candidate shares the believe that significant part of engineering work is the maintenance of well-structured operational, system design and troubleshooting documentation that supports a clean, orderly, and tidy system installation.
  • The perfect candidate has hands on skills and experience operating Teleport grade large uplink/downlink satellite antenna systems including tracking antennas, up and down RF conversion systems and high-power amplifiers.
  • The candidate also has deep theoretical understanding of RF systems signal processing and signal propagation, including being able to design and validate performance of end-to-end RF systems for satellite communication.
  • The perfect candidate is experienced in working with computer systems like windows and Linux their application in management and control and RF simulation.
  • The perfect candidate is willing to develop and learn beyond his current knowledge level and has the positive attitude to undertake any/all tasks that are required for delivering high quality service to the customers and to achieve success for the team and company.
We know that perfection is difficult to achieve but If our vision of perfect candidate describes you to a great extent, please apply with us for the position of Operations RF Engineer @ Hughes Network Systems Europe by submitting resume to Human Resources and if selected join our team at out location in Griesheim Germany.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Technical oversight of ground system configuration, including management of parameters, spectrum analyzer monitors, and satellite beam plans.
  • Physical maintenance of set of uplink/downlink sat antennas and systems.
  • Document all RF systems and maintain up to date set of diagrams and lists.
  • Document and execute methods of procedure (MOPs) and assist satellite gateway personnel in MOP execution.
  • Test and certification of services and upgrades.
  • Monitor status and perform diagnosis of platform hardware and software.
  • Provide regular reports on performance and system status.
  • Interface with satellite operators.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master in Electronic Engineering or equivalent 4-year university degree, or valuable experience in RF engineering.
  • 4+ years of experience in working in RF engineering

Our offer to you:

  • Hughes provides an excellent engineering team with the possibility to learn and develop
  • High quality technology and infrastructure
  • Attractive salary package and company pension plan
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development


Hughes Europe offers satellite-based and terrestrial broadband network solutions and services for companies and official institutions. HNS develops, installs, manages, and maintains company communications networks. It provides fast broadband internet access and Managed Network Solutions for companies of all sizes across a broad range of industries, including the automobile, retail, energy, financial services, information technology, telecommunications and lottery sectors.

HNS Europe is a dynamic company that offers excellent benefits and the opportunity to make a real difference. In return for your commitment and skills you be given the opportunity to shape and develop one of the most exciting growth markets today.

Contact Information: Please send your application in English to:
Hughes Network Systems GmbH
Human Resources, Ottostraße 9, 64347 Griesheim, Germany