Satellite Network Engineering Intern

Satellite Network Engineering Intern

Location: Petaluma, CA

Schedule: Part-Time, 20 hrs/week with potential to go full-time

Compensation Rate: $24/hr

Job Summary:

Have you ever wondered how satellite communications work and their impact on the world around us? From the Internet of Things (IoT) to network redundancy, X2nsat is a leader in implementing enterprise grade solutions that interconnect the world, and we want you to be at the forefront of this mission.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist in design, configuration, analysis, and troubleshooting of satellite networks.
  • Draft and amend network drawings and documentation of satellite networks for full data delivery to customers.
  • Become proficient at identifying appropriate solutions depending on network requirements.
  • Support the research of new platforms and technologies that can be integrated into existing and new satellite networks.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    Applicants should meet these requirements:

  • A drive and excitement for learning new things
  • Excellent analytical and math skills
  • Familiarity with wireless communication systems and concepts (waveforms, path loss, etc)
  • Experience with the OSI model and networking concepts
  • Proficient with Google Suite and Microsoft office
  • Familiarity with both Linux and Windows systems
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work with several teams, both in-house and remote

  • Applicants are desired to have these additional qualifications:

  • Proficient with drawing tools such as Visio, Autocad, or equivalent
  • Experience with basic coding and concepts (PHP, Javascript, etc)
  • Relevant work experience in a wireless telecommunications field

Currently pursuing in their last year or received a BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent degree. Prefered courses taken are any related to wireless communications, microwave systems, or networking systems.

Preferred certifications are the CCNA or equivalent

About the Company:

X2nSat is the leading Satellite Communications Company in the United States. We are a High Tech B2B company that focuses on solutions forFortune 500 companies . We use and develop state of the art technologies to provide unique solutions.. We operate a satellite network over North America, with two new state of the art ground stations (Petaluma CA & Las Cruces NM), utilizing several spacecraft in GEO orbit. We expect new employees to be influential contributors, challengers, and hard workers. We are looking for self-directed employees who live our values, share our vision, and embrace our strategy map to make the best decisions in their daily work.

X2nSat Company Values:

Innovation: X2nSat is dedicated to exploring and discovering new products and services that improve client experience.
Service: Excellent customer care drives our decision making. Responsibility and accountability is our priority.
Agility: We know that all customers face unique challenges, special needs, and unforeseen events that demand timely solutions. We thrive in that environment.
Integrity: We intentionally, thoughtfully, and consistently engage customers, team members, and suppliers with honesty, fairness, and respect.
Excellence: Our passion is to be best at what we do. Excellence focused on continuous improvement, is our cornerstone.

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to