Senior Satellite Systems Engineer

  • Job Reference: 216982620-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2021
  • Company: Lockheed Martin
  • Location: Littleton, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

*Description:* Are you a creative thinker and problem solver?.*The coolest jobs on this planet... or any other... are with Lockheed Martin Space\.* At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills, talents and experiences to design and build solutions to some of the world's hardest engineering problems\. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to envision the impossible, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus-if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you\. Lockheed Martin is looking for a dedicated Senior Satellite Systems Engineer to join the MUOS team in Denver, Colorado\. In this role, you will provide support of MUOS constellation sustainment\. MUOS is a constellation of five satellites operated by the United States Navy from Pt Mugu, CA\. Lockheed Martin provides Space Sustainment Technical Support \(technical advisors\) to the constellation\. The Senior Satellite System Engineer is a generalist within the MUOS Space System Sustainment group with experience in satellite bus and payload subsystems\. They are responsible for generating command and telemetry databases, TEMAs, MACROs, limit files and building commanding scripts to control the satellite\. They will periodically monitor satellite health and status \(H&S\), generate monthly reports and brief the customer every quarter on the H&S of their subsystem\. This position will draw upon mission operations &/or factory AI&T experiences with focus on a systems engineering approach to sustaining the MUOS constellation and extending the useful life of each satellite\. The engineer will interface other Lockheed Martin organizations and with the NAVY customer\. As a.*Senior Satellite Systems Engineer*, typical tasks include: Supporting a constellation of five MUOS \(A2100 bus\) satellite\. Review and trend all subsystems data, examine data for signs degradation or anomalous behavior, and provide direct bus & payload subsystem engineering support \(TT&C, STT&C, GN&C, FSW, Power, Propulsion, and Thermal\) Generating satellite monthly & quarterly status report & support bi\-weekly status meeting Reviewing each satellite telemetry weekly and provide flight spacecraft bus hardware analysis, trending, and identify and anomalous behavior Supporting failure review boards \(FRBs\) investigations, and anomaly resolution in real\-time and post recovery Providing recommendations to the customer during anomaly resolution, power management, and any special activities Writing, reviewing and approving operational procedures\. Supporting console operations from the MUOS Satellite Support Center \(MSSC\) in Denver, CO Preparing reports, engineering memos, special studies, and other technical reports Maintaining and updating command and telemetry databases, limit files, MACROs, FSW and TEMAs Periodic travel may be required\. To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin cultivates an inclusive work environment that inspires differences and big\-picture thinking\. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually\. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy: Medical Dental 401k Paid time off Work/life balance Career development Mentorship opportunities Rewards & recognition Learn more about Lockheed Martin's comprehensive benefits package\..*Basic Qualifications:* Bachelors degree in Engineering or similar field Demonstrated proficiency with satellite subsystems \(Thermal, Power and Telemetry Tracking and Commanding Subsystems\) Familiarity with telemetry and command database structure Proven ability to lead technical projects and mentor junior engineers Active Secret Clearance.*Desired Skills:* Familiarity with A2100/LM2100 satellite subsystems CPE/RSE \(Certified Principal Engineer/Responsible Systems Engineer\) or delegate training completed Familiarity with MACRO Development and Automatic Command Script Self\-starter with the ability to work across functional organizations and disciplines to resolve engineering issues Ability to perform in dynamic situations, with flexibility to adapt to constantly changing requirements and situations Demonstrated experience in assessing risk, properly prioritizing, obtaining status, and accomplishing multiple tasks with only general direction Demonstrated basic understanding of systems thinking skills and behaviors Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong social skills, and ability to build solid relationships with team members.*BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:* job\.Qualifications.*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status\.* Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours\. Our customers tackle the hardest missions\. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision\. They're dangerous\. Critical\. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives\. Those are the missions we care about\. As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges\. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U\.S\., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories\..*EXPERIENCE LEVEL:* Experienced Professional