EDOS Console Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


EDOS Console Engineer

Around here, we define the future.

KBR believes that exploring space means more than charting the final frontier. Spaceflight is a giant step toward advancing our knowledge of the universe and ourselves.

The Earth Data and Operations System (EDOS) group is looking for a Console Engineer to join their team.


  • Conduct routine mission specific real-time science data capture and delivery operations for the Aqua, Aura, Terra, SMAP, OCO-2, JPSS-1, SNPP, and ICEsat-2 missions, in accordance with the EDOS Operations Team’s established standard operating procedures and best practices.
  • Configure the ground system [both local and Ground Stations] for scheduled passes and other activities
  • Monitor data capture data / telemetry points
  • Ensure all scheduled tasks are completed as planned
  • Communicate with external MOCs to handle events, as scheduled
  • Implement the daily operations plans required to collect and deliver mission science and engineering data.
  • Manage the EDOS ops systems, ensure that all science data is captured on the ground and processed
  • Perform any real-time planning or re-planning necessary to mitigate any data capture and processing risks incurred by flight-segment or ground-segment anomalies.
  • Take appropriate action when limit alerts are received
  • Verify EDOS ground system configuration(s) and monitor and evaluate system and component state-of-health during real-time spacecraft contacts.
  • Train new team members to become flight certified. Review and update console documentation (LOPs) as needed.
  • Perform hardware, software and interface tests as directed by the Operations Manager
  • Develop basic detailed plans and procedures for mission support
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, physical science, mathematics or computer science or equivalent experience
  • 0-2 years of experience

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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