Parsons Corporation Small Satellites Systems Engineer/Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama

Small Satellites Systems Engineer/Analyst


Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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Small Satellites Systems Engineer/Analyst

Huntsville, AL

Small Satellites Systems Engineer/Analyst to support Missile Defense Agency Advanced Technology Program efforts providing direct technical and programmatic support to Advanced Research Nanosat Testbed Initiative (NTI) with planning, requirements integration, process coordination, and documentation necessary to execute NTI mission. NTI leverages readily available, small, low cost satellites (Class D) as test platforms to demonstrate advanced missile defense system technologies in relevant operational environments, providing risk reduction for future kill vehicle, sensor, and automated operations for missile defense. Position requires outstanding written and verbal skills as well as MS office skills. Support (NTI) with planning and managing ground segment development and integration of satellite requirements into the Missile Defense Space Center. Implementation of ground architecture for classified data.. Requires travel (roughly once every four to six weeks) to support customer at coordination meetings with other government agencies and site visits with contractors and university affiliated research centers.

Experience Requirements:

·10+ years of experience with MDA engineering programs or related Space and Missile programs.

·Working knowledge of Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) Integration, Space, and Nanosat Launch Developmental Testing and Integration.

·Working knowledge of Cybersecurity requirements for satellites and ground architecture (risk management framework).

·Coordination required with laser clearing house for optical communication, DoD Space Test Program for launch segment planning, and the Army Spectrum Management Office for frequency requests.

·Capability to develop and present program briefings to senior management-level personnel

·Requires knowledge and ability to resolve complex hardware, software, and/or integration problems and devise unique solutions that meet/exceed client requirements.

·Requires ability to decipher/comprehend complex technical requirements, specifications, and regulations.

·Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to serve in a leadership role e.g. take the lead on team task assignments and manage meetings.

·Ability to communicate clearly, verbally and in writing, with team members, managers, and clients working on complex issues pertaining to assigned tasks.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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