Job Details

Requisition Number 19-0038
Post Date 9/30/2019
Title Satellite Subsystems Engineer
City Albuquerque
State NM

a.i. solutions is looking for a highly-motivated satellite subsystems engineer with a passion for aerospace and working with experimental satellite systems. The engineer will support Concept Exploration, Mission Readiness and Satellite Operations for unique, one-of-a-kind satellite systems at Kirtland AFB, NM.  The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to embrace the a.i. solutions mission and work to continually exceed the expectations of our customers.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support as a Subject Matter Expert on an on-orbit satellite program, requiring subsystem knowledge on multiple satellite subsystems (Attitude Control, Power, Thermal, TT&C, Payload)
  • Monitor the performance of, and maintain the health and welfare of satellite subsystems
  • Conduct trending and subsystem analysis
  • Support the development and integration of the associated ground system components
  • Provide anomaly resolution support during satellite faults and ground system failures
  • Work as part of a satellite operations/engineering team to perform and evaluate satellite bus and payload activities
  • Support flexible hours including potential night and weekend work on an on-call basis

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering or related discipline or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in satellite operations or engineering
  • Experience in TT&C of Air Force, other military, NASA or commercial satellites
  • Experience resolving satellite and ground station anomalies
  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

Desired Background:

  • 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
  • Experience as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) or subsystems specialist on military or other government agency satellites
  • Experience supporting development of satellite ground systems
  • Ability to script in PERL, C# or other scripting languages and C, C++ or related programming experience

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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