2 months ago
Aerospace Engineer/Software Engineer
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Job Title: Aerospace Engineer/Software Engineer
Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
L3Harris Applied Defense Solutions currently has an opening for an Aerospace Engineer/Software Engineer at our Colorado Springs, Colorado office.
The Engineer will be developing cutting-edge systems for the space industry, and works in an agile development environment to develop, evaluate, and maintain software and other systems. Interested parties should expect to support satellite space situational awareness (SSA) activities, primarily focused on our L3Harris Global Optical Network (GON) and how it integrates with our SSA system. The main role of this candidate is analyze L3Harris GON system performance by operating orbit determination and satellite characterization systems utilizing data from variety of sources to evaluate system performance. Analytical prediction may require use of analytical tools, such as Freeflyer, STK and MATLAB to calculate orbit trajectories, maneuvers, and to establish design reference missions.
This position can be hired at a Level 1 or Level 2 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.
Requirements:Familiarity in requirements development and management, space vehicle design and operations, payloads, and mission operations.
Familiarity evaluating and implementing new and state-of-the-art technology to address challenging customer problems.
Strong oral and written communication skills
B.S. degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, information Systems, Engineering Science, Computer Science, or related discipline
Active TS/SCI security clearance.
Preferred Additional Skills:* Work with aggressive timelines, in a team environment with a willingness to learn and grow.
* Familiarity with satellite mission planning or analysis in all regimes, particularly geostationary.
* Familiarity with trade studies and root cause analysis studies that drive system development.
* Familiarity with astrodynamics modeling tools including COTS (STK, ODTK, FreeFlyer), GOTS (GMAT, USAF Astro Standards), open source (Orekit), or custom software (e.g. Matlab, Python).
* Experience supporting operational satellite missions; particularly geostationary.
* Active TS/SCI with CI Polygraph security clearance.
Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.
US Security Clearance Required
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:Sep 17, 2019, 5:12:57 PM