Sr Systems Engineer I - Satellite Operations - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-25
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Springfield
Virginia
United States

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

Job Description:

Raytheon is currently seeking a Sr Systems Engineer I to support Satellite Operations. The Satellite Operations Engineer will operate systems requiring technical knowledge of the software applications and data source processing aspects of the system. Applies near real-time technical problem solving skills. Monitors near real-time status of the system. Provides near real-time operational response to system alerts and changes in the system environment including system reconfiguration, data analysis, and data reporting. Performs and documents preliminary evaluation of system problems. Advises and assists in effecting design changes to improve operational efficiency and/or reduce cost of operations. Documents and maintains operational event logs and records. Utilizes technical training and/or equivalent technical experience to evaluate system performance and enhance system operation and data processing capabilities.

Will work in a closed environment where frequent and direct interaction and collaboration with customers and peers is ordinary.

Required Skills:

•Must have a BS Degree in a related engineering field and a minimum of 4 years of related experience or possess a minimum of 10 years of equivalent experience in the field in lieu of a degree
•Must have knowledge or experience performing satellite mission support in a near real-time operations environment
•Must have experience monitoring satellite activities
•Must have excellent communication skills
•Must be able to perform work in the near real-time decision-making environment and successfully complete the Operations Certification Process
•Must be able to work in a small team environment
•Demonstrated ability to remain calm under pressure
•Must be able to distinguish the difference between colors on a computer monitor (specifically red, blue, white and green)
•Must be available to work overtime with short notice and fill in for other crew members as required
Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. A Current TS/SCI with CI Poly security clearance and U.S. Citizenship required

Current TS/SCI with CI Poly

Desired Skills:

•Experience in Command & Control and Mission Management
•Experience working in direct support of customers
•Experience working with direct and frequent customer interaction
•Ability to control data flow in a methodical and disciplined manner

Required Education:

Must have a BS degree in a related engineering field and a minimum of 4 years of related experience or possess a minimum of 10 years of equivalent experience in the field in lieu of a degree

This position requires a U.S. Person. 126353

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.