Space Operations Expert

Job Description
Are you interested in leveraging your space control and remote sensing operational experience? Would you like to use your knowledge to support advanced technology development and create solutions to solve some of the United States most important challenges? BAE Systems has an immediate opportunity for an experienced space control and remote sensing expert.
We are looking for motivated individuals who worked with: SMC remote sensing and space superiority systems and mission areas, remote sensing for intelligence community partners, Space Situational Awareness (SSA), Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR), Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS), JMS and JSpOC tools, AFSCN, and possess knowledge of data formats, interfaces, and products used by these systems.

--As a member of our team, your knowledge of space control and remote sensing tactics and procedures will advance solutions for new and existing customers. Your knowledge and experience will support operational warfighters across multiple domains within the military and intelligence community. You will apply your knowledge and experience working with imagery, OPIR, and supporting tools and systems to aid software development teams with the knowledge they need to strengthen existing functionality and pursue new ideas.

--As a space control and remote sensing expert, you will work with cross-functional teams to define, create, and demonstrate solutions for ISR assets including tasking, command, control, processing, exploitation, and dissemination software tools. You will apply your experience and expertise with SSA and sensor (e.g. OPIR, NTM) planning and tasking, order of battle (EOB), threat scenarios, control networks, ground control and processing systems, and the operations centers to identify and guide new and innovative solutions.

-- The successful candidate must have an entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to identify creative solutions to operational problems.

--At BAE Systems, you will work on the leading edge of systems development to create and demonstrate solutions to some of the United States' most pressing problems. You will help identify warfighters needs and support solution development to address those needs.

-- BAE Systems has a long history of delivering capabilities for ISR assets. We are looking for experienced space operators to advance warfighter capabilities to meet new and emerging threats.

--Experience with JSpOC tools and JMS, the Space Superiority Systems Directorate mission areas, AFSCN, Joint Space Tasking Order (JSTO), OCS/DCS, and Space Operations Planning is helpful.

-- Knowledge of Remote Sensing Systems and ITW/AA will benefit the successful candidate to drive new business and fortify existing systems.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
--Recent, relevant experience with missions, applications, testing, and operations of space systems such as OPIR, space superiority, and national technical means

--Ability to innovate, evaluate, and research new operations, tactics, and technologies

--Exceptional communication skills with the ability to communicate complex technical solutions across the business and customer environment. Good written communication skills, including the ability to describe complex technical solutions.

--The ability to engage constructively with levels of engineering and management to communicate the mission approach, trade-offs, and technical decisions

--Experience working on-site with customers and end users in the DoD and Intelligence Community

-- Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team under tight deadlines

Preferred Skills and Education
Experience with the entire ITW/AA enterprise, systems, operations, and other space sensors is helpful.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
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