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    Summary

    Serves as a Supervisory Electronics Engineer for the Communications Technology Laboratory at NIST in Boulder, CO.

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    Responsibilities

    Develops, leads and oversees the management of the Spectrum Sharing group, spanning, but not limited to wireless coexistence test, spectrum sensing, noise metrology, modulated signal measurements, over-the-air test, and uncertainty analysis that underpin the metrological foundations for wireless communications amid rising wireless demand from governments, businesses, and the public. The mission of the group involves highly complex projects and building collaborative efforts within and outside of NIST. Promote the activities of the group to management, colleagues and external stakeholders. Key stakeholders include both public and private sector stakeholders in the wireless communications industry. Provide technical and managerial direction to group staff by defining work objectives. Oversight for effectively allocating funding, staffing and other resources for the group. Operates independently under general policy guidance and work products are considered well researched, appropriate, and technically accurate.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Domestic and International travel, conferences, scientific collaboration, and facility sharing

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    05

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