199665 - Systems Engineer 2
Industry
ENG
Region
CO-Colorado
City
Aurora
State
CO
Rate
$94.45 to $118.86 DOE
Duration
18 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Systems Engineer 2 for a contract opportunity in Aurora, CO.


RESPONSIBILITIES:
o Provide systems engineering for space program ground segment mission messaging capabilities.
o Derive mission threads and use cases.
o Define system functions and trace to requirements.
o Perform ground segment requirements management and development for Mission Management and Mission Processing
o Facilitate communication among subject matter experts, stakeholders, and customers throughout the process of developing architectural specifications.
o Develop program/mission specific ground specifications and ICDs
o Support design Verification & Validation (V&V) activities
o Ground to Ground network communications design, implementation & testing
o Ability to support / lead Ground Segment proposal sections


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
o Experience with Ground Systems (space or satellite knowledge highly preferred)
o Familiarity with Agile Scrum practices and traditional waterfall projects
o Experience using software version control such as Git (GitLab or BitBucket)
o Experience using Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
o Knowledge of Linux systems and basic command line instructions
o Engineering skills, including requirements definition/allocation, interface definition, verification & validation, and life-cycle management.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

• Familiarity with Commercial Cloud Services (C2S) or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
• Familiarity with Agile Scrum practices and traditional waterfall projects
• Experience using Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
• Experience using Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipelines
• Knowledge of a software development language such a C++, Java, or Python
• Familiarity with geospatial data, geospatial processing, and/or remote sensing
• Space Vehicle to Ground and Ground to Space communication design, implementation & interface testing experience.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree in STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related area and 5+ years of experience, Master's Degree and 3+ years of experience.
School must be accredited.



HOURS:
5/40 Workweek


MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Melody Mullins
mmullins@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.