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Space Systems Engineer

Company: The MITRE Corporation
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges"-- - -and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day"-- - -working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE"-- - -and make a difference with us.MITRE's Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Portfolio seeks seeking an experienced engineer to join our team. As an experienced space system engineer, you will apply engineering principles and expertise to bring technical solutions to bear on the government's toughest challenges in the acquisition of space capabilities.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in engineering or similar field and with at least six years of experience in one or more of the following areas: space sensors, satellite communications, space acquisitionAnalytical, decision-making, strategic thinking, and problem-solving skillsKnowledge of advanced threat methodologiesAbility to clearly document and present ideas and findingsMust be willing to relocate to Colorado SpringsPreferred Qualifications:Master's Degree in engineering or similar field and with at least 10 years of experienceExperience in satellite ground segment developmentExperience in satellite communications architectures and/or network modelingExperience in Defensive Cyber developmentThis requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s):Top SecretThis requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s):Top Secret/SCISalary compensation range and midpoint:$99,600 - $150,900 - $196,200 AnnualMITRE requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Newly hired employees must be fully vaccinated prior to their employment start date. MITRE will provide reasonable accommodation to those with a medical condition, disability or a sincerely held religious belief that prevents them from receiving a vaccine so long as it does not create an undue hardship for MITRE and/or does not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of the employee or others in the workplace.MITRE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. MITRE recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of age; ancestry; color; family medical or genetic information; gender identity and expression; marital, military, or veteran status; national and ethnic origin; physical or mental disability; political affiliation; pregnancy; race; religion; sex; sexual orientation; and any other protected characteristics. For further information please visit the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission website EEO is the Law Poster, EEO is the Law Poster-Supplement and Pay Transparency.MITRE intends to maintain a website that is fully accessible to all individuals. If you are unable to search or apply for jobs and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of MITRE's employment process, please contact MITRE's Recruiting Help Line at 703-983-8226 or email at -- - 1997-2021, The MITRE Corporation. All rights reserved. MITRE is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation. Material on this site may be copied and distributed with permission only.Benefits information may be found here

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