Job Details

Requisition Number 19-0140
Post Date 11/12/2019
Title Satellite Operations Specialist
City Albuquerque
State NM
Description

a.i. solutions is looking for a highly-motivated individual to train as an operations specialist on experimental satellite systems.  The Satellite Operations Specialist will support Concept Exploration, Mission Readiness and Satellite Operations for unique, one-of-a-kind satellite systems at Kirtland AFB. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to embrace the a.i. solutions mission of always meeting customer requirements and usually exceeding their expectations.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Support system readiness, planning, preparation, execution and evaluation for satellite launch, early orbit operations, on-orbit operations and end-of-life retirement/disposal
  • Analyze activities associated with both ground operational systems and spacecraft operational systems
  • Issue commands, directives and other instructions to fixed, deployable and mobile tracking stations
  • Support user and customer interface meetings, exercises and rehearsals
  • Function as a Satellite Vehicle Expert and support system readiness, planning, preparation, execution and evaluation for satellite launch and early orbit operations, on-orbit operations and end-of-life retirement and disposal
  • Perform mission and pre-pass planning, scheduling, data trending and analysis, real-time operations, and spacecraft anomaly resolution
  • Work during non-standard periods and rotating shifts during initial phase of employment

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in a technical field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Currently possess an active DOD Secret security clearance

Desired Background:

  • Ability to script in PERL, C# or other scripting languages
  • C, C++ or related programming experience
  • Ability to quickly connect in-person and in writing, and to actively listen and perceive the needs, values or opinions of others
  • Demonstrated leadership accomplishments professionally and personally
  • Proactivity in identifying and addressing challenges to include innovations that result in positive organizational impact

EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled 



    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.


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