Job Details

Requisition Number 19-0093
Post Date 9/23/2019
Title Sr. Systems Engineer/Orbital Analyst
City Albuquerque
State NM

a.i. solutions is seeking a highly motivated Systems Engineer with a passion for aerospace, to train as an Orbital Analyst on experimental satellite systems.  The Orbital Analyst will support Concept Exploration, Mission Readiness and Satellite Operations for a unique, one-of-a-kind satellite system 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:

  • Develop and implement efficient and novel flight dynamics algorithms for use in real-time spacecraft operations and off-line analysis
  • Guide the integration of flight dynamics software components and systems through the entire software development life cycle, including trade studies, requirement definition, development, unit and integration testing, anomaly resolution and sustainment
  • Coordinate and communicate with users to understand spacecraft operations concepts, software and system requirements, and anomalies
  • Work with government project management to establish schedules, identify resources, and report project status; give technical direction to development team to meet project milestones
  • Document and communicate your work to peers and customers through both formal and informal forums
  • Continually research the latest progress in flight dynamics analysis, software, and operations to grow our value to the customer.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or a related field
  • 10+ of experience in orbital analysis, spacecraft operations, or ground system development 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and effective technical writing ability
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Currently possess an active DoD secret security clearance

Desired Skills:

  • 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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