173161 - System Engineer II - NM - C
Industry
ENG
Region
NM-New Mexico
City
Kirtland
State
New Mexico
Rate
$DOE
Duration
3 MONTHS
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a System Engineer II located in Kirtland, New Mexico

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The System Engineer performs systems engineering and integration tasks in support of spacecraft pre-launch, launch and early orbit (L&EO), and on-orbit operations and support services.

This position will support operational evaluation and acceptance of software releases and hardware upgrades.This includes planning and preparation, operation of the equipment, performance evaluation, and risk and suitability assessments.

The System Engineer will also work to analyze proposed missions to determine their compatibility with existing AFSCN or other control networks and system resources and provide evaluation of ground system and network status.

•Analyze satellite ground systems loading and architecture/infrastructure and recommend improvements
•Perform analysis on ground system usage to forecast the ability of available resources to support new space programs and other requirements
•Support analysis, development and modification of ground system and AFSCN architecture
•Provide operations expertise and participate in system architecture Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and Engineering Working Group (EWG) meetings
•Apply operations expertise to identify limitations and system deficiencies, risks and provide prioritized operations requirements
•Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Knowledge and understanding of the Air Force Satellite Control Network
•Experience using multiple command and control platforms and architectures e.g. OS Comet, Horizon, Neptune CGA, ITOS, GMSEC utilities
•Experience in C# scripting and use of Visual Studio

EDUCATION:
Accredited BS degree in Engineering with at least 3 years of related experience. Specific contract requirements regarding education and experience will prevail.

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/First Shift

Contact
Terry Jones at tjones@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x282 or (800) 927-9318 x282

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.