Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: June 11, 2019
Overview We are seeking a Spacecraft Systems Engineer to join our
team at White Sands Complex in Las Cruces, NM. The Spacecraft
Systems Engineer will join a team of engineers dedicated to
maintaining the health and safety of the Tracking and Data Relay
Satellite (TDRS) fleet. Responsibilities What you'll do... *
Perform daily monitoring and trending of TDRS spacecraft
* Develop procedures for performing spacecraft activities,
including battery management, station-keeping maneuvers, and
* Lead spacecraft activities as a Test Conductor, providing
engineering guidance to the Satellite Controllers.
* Perform payload performance tests to verify the TDRS payload is
meeting required specifications.
* Analyze and identify spacecraft anomaly root causes, then plan
and execute recovery actions.
* As experience is gained, provide on-the-job training to
* Occasional work during nights or weekends is required when
executing activities or anomaly recoveries.
* Other duties as assigned. Qualifications You'd be a great fit if
you have... * A Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering,
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field
and 5+ years of relative experience.
* 1+ years of experience in digital signal processing.
* The ability to obtain a secret security clearance. It'd be even
better if you have... * Active Secret security clearance.
* MS degree in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering,
Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
* Proficiency with Systems Tool Kit, FreeFlyer, MATLAB, Python, or
* Previous spacecraft operations, design, or test experience.
* Experience with spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, power sensors,
and/or other RF equipment.
* Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, including
ability to communicate effectively with peers and TDRS
* Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
SECURITY CLEARANCE This position requires the candidate to be able
to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance. In order to
obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of
citizenship. About Peraton Are you ready to join the
next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in
the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back
more than a century. We work differently than our peers - with
agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a
culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you'll be
part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most
daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote
freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our
families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life. EEO
Statement We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity,
gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran
status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or
membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local
Keywords: Peraton, Las Cruces , Senior Systems Engineer, Other , Las Cruces, New Mexico
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