Engineer Systems 4 - Launch Ground Ops

Systems Engineer to support NGAS technical and program efforts on two classified programs. Tasks include:

  • Definition and development of Ground Operations interfaces, requirements and verifications.
  • Verification data collection and processing
  • Candidate may be asked to flex work schedule or work overtime on occasion to support critical launch processing and SV shipment time periods.

LOCATION – This position will be based at the NGAS Redondo Beach campus with offsite work at VAFB and CCAFS expected periodically (supporting launch).

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in STEM discipline plus 9 years’ experience OR Master’s Degree in STEM plus 7 years’ experience
  • Current active SSBI security clearance
  • Systems engineering experience in spacecraft, launch vehicles or spacecraft processing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering
  • Five years’ experience in spacecraft ground processing operations, launch integration and/or flight operations (ascent trajectories, trajectory planning, etc.)
  • Experience with ground equipment requirements
  • Experience interfacing with customer and multiple subcontractors for verification processing

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