Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 7:41 AM
Requisition ID: 39281
All Locations: Denver, CO (Colorado)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nations space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration : to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game:changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
Provide direct technical support to GPS III space and ground operations.
These activities will include:
:GPS III Early Orbit Operations and associated exercises and rehearsals
:GPS III Orbit Test and Checkout activities
:GPS III orbital operations prior to control transfer to Schriever AFB
:Technical support of Launch Control System operations, upgrades, and testing
The primary job location for this position will be at the Launch Control Center, Lockheed:Martin Waterton Canyon facility, Littleton Colorado. The selected candidate will also spend time working at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs Colorado.
:Provide direct technical support to GPS III Early Orbit activities and preparations as an Aerospace Lead Technical Advisor or early orbit Mission Planner
:Provide direct technical support to GPS III On Orbit Testing and Checkout, covering both vehicle bus and payload activities
:Provide direct technical support to GPS III on:orbit operations as the Aerospace Lead TA and payload technical analyst, to include anomaly response and resolution
:Coordinate with Schriever AFB operations personnel as needed to support GPS III operations
:Keep management and the customer well informed on system and vehicle status, including testing and anomaly reporting 13;
:Bachelors degree in an engineering or scientific discipline
:8 or more years overall experience in engineering or scientific disciplines
:General space operations experience, including vehicle bus and/or payload operations
:Ability to work independently in a dynamic technical environment at an offsite contractor facility
:A current DoD Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain/maintain a DoD Secret Clearance, which is issued by the U.S. government. U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
:An advanced degree in an engineering or science discipline
:GPS specific space operations experience, including vehicle bus and/or payload operations
:Detailed design knowledge of the GPS space vehicle families, both current and future, and the GPS Control Segment
:Detailed knowledge of GPS system design and operation
:Detailed design and operations knowledge of the GPS III space vehicle family
:Knowledge of GPS Launch Control System (OCX Block 0) design and operation
:Detailed design and operations knowledge of the current GPS Space and Control Segments
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENTS
Transcript Requirement 13;
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Additional Requisition Details
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Clearance Requirement: Secret
The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all nationa
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