Principal Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Vandenberg Sfb
United States


SAIC is seeking a Principal Systems Engineer supporting the Mission Control Operations at Vandenberg Space Force Base. 
Duties Include but not limited to:
  • Support each OSL launch campaign, through the launch process, by ensuring the availability of necessary Mission IT infrastructure and services as driven by satellite program and OSL requirements, including NOPS launch requirements. Launch communications support shall also be provided on an as-required and non- interference basis to non-OSL launches
  • Manage (collect, document, assess and verify) all launch communication requirements, on behalf of the ACIO with an enterprise focus to ensure solutions meet program requirements-rigor in both the requirement definition phase and verification phase of launch communications requirements is crucial
  • Provide creative and innovative approaches to standard core and unique mission IT related or launch communication services across the enterprise and interface between OSL, Space Launch Squadrons, LV contractor, SV contractor and OL communication service providers on launch communications issues


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace, Mechanical Engineering or related technical degree
  • Active TS/SCI with CI Poly Clearance
  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Office of Space Launch

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