On-Orbit Mission Operations Engineer, Senior in Colorado Springs, CO at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020422

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


On-Orbit Mission Operations Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide systems engineering and integration (SE&I) support to a key National Security Space (NSS) client for the ascent, initial, and sustained acquisition of spacecraft. Provide the Spacecraft Program Office a broad range of technical, programmatic, planning, and execution of Launch and Early Orbit (LEO) support, including AFSCN integration with launch processes, readiness reviews, rehearsal coordination, CONOPS development, and mission planning for on–console satellite contact supports. Provide independent assessment of LEO launch team readiness. Provide ascent telemetry collection, orbital trajectory analysis, and early orbit acquisition contingency support. Deliver sustained day–to–day mission readiness for network operations following space vehicle separation and nominal AFSCN operations, following initialization activities. Influence the development of US government policy on AFSCN employment. Support the integration of user requirements into acquisition and operations activities.


Basic Qualifications: 

-7+ years of experience with satellite telemetry, tracking, and commanding 

-7+ years of experience with on–orbit satellite operations and booster launch events 

-7+ years of experience with AFSCN 

-7+ years of experience with TT&C software and AFSCN interface hardware 

-7+ years of experience with expendable launch vehicle systems

-7+ years of experience with aerospace hardware and software systems engineering life cycle, including design, development, verification and validation, integration, test, and implementation management

-7+ years of experience with technical project management 

-7+ years of experience with engineering

-TS/SCI clearance required 

-BA or BS degree required


Additional Qualifications: 

-Experience with briefing and writing authoritative technical documents, including reports and position papers 

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 

-Knowledge of the NSS client’s organizational structure 

-Ability to multi–task and adapt to changing priorities, procedures, and information technology tools 

-Ability to interact well with cross–functional team meetings and professional environments 

-Ability to interface with internal and external clients 

-Ability to perform analysis and assessment 

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills 

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred 

-BA or BS degree in Engineering or a technical, scientific, or related field


Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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