FORGE Training Analyst - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States


Make a difference for national security by joining a team of dedicated professionals in El Segundo, CA, who assist the US Space Force (USSF) in developing and deploying the next generation space and ground systems for missile warning (MW) capabilities.  These systems alert senior military officials when missile launches occur around the globe. 


Our Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team has an immediate need for an FORGE Training Analyst with mission integration experience in Department of Defense (DoD) space-based and ground systems. We are looking for an innovative, creative, and highly motivated individual to support the strategic planning and tactical execution activities. A successful Candidate will provide instruction, training and integration expertise in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center’s (SMC) MW capability area. 

Major duties of the position include:

  • Develop, coordinate, and obtain approval for the overarching FORGE training strategy
  • Develop the FORGE training development program contract PWS requirements and support the government in getting it on contract.
  • Assess the development contractors’ proposals regarding FORGE training and provide the government with recommended COAs.
  • Monitor the contractors’ progress in delivering FORGE training materials, in compliance with program requirements, and provide the government with recommended COAs.
  • Interface with the DEL4 and DEL6 operators, as key mission partners, to ensure their input is incorporated into developing high quality FORGE training capabilities.
  • Support transitioning FORGE training capabilities into the approved operations training system, to obtain successful FORGE operational acceptance.


Required Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of integration experience with space, ground, operations and sustainment segments of DoD, NSA, or NRO programs with a proven delivery record.  4+ years of relevant system engineering and/or integration experience to be evaluated and considered for acceptability in lieu of technical Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience with updating, changing, integrating, testing, and evaluating command and control processes in support of space and ground systems supporting spacecraft development and/or operations
  • Strong, proactive individual who takes the initiative to identify, own and solve customer problems
  • Experience working with Space Force/Air Force/DoD customers across space and ground segment organizations to coordinate component and systems integration

Desired Qualifications

  • MW Mission experience
  • Advanced Degree in Science, Engineering or Math
  • Experience working with Model-Based Systems Engineering software tools, such as SPARX Enterprise Architect or No Magic CAMEO

Security Clearance 

  • TS with Current SSBI