Communication Electronics Engineering Officers provide telecommunications and information management services that support Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) operations in Canada and abroad.
Provide telecommunications and information management services
Operate and maintain tactical Air Force and strategic communications systems
Manage air traffic control and electronics systems
Advise on the planning and acquisition of ground based surveillance, communications and information technology systems
Oversee surveillance, reconnaissance, and intelligence communications systems
Administer data, information, and knowledge management systems
Be involved with the full spectrum of terrestrial radio and satellite communications from HF to EHF radar and navigation systems, electronic warfare, cryptography, electronic intelligence, or communications and network security
While working on a base, Air Wing or headquarters during peacetime, Communication Electronics Engineering Officer work in an environment similar to civilian managers and engineers.
They may be employed on exercises or deployed in combat situations. They may also work in an international headquarters, on a multinational staff or mission.