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Satellite Systems Engineer (SSE)(#577348*)

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PeopleTec, Inc. is currently seeking a Satellite Systems Engineer (SSE) to support our Denver, CO operations.

Candidate will assist Air Force operators in Defense Support Program (DSP) and/or Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) spacecraft bus and payload operations by planning and scheduling mission critical events, assisting in the generation and maintenance of command plans, providing technical advice and assistance during anomaly resolution activities, documenting and trending system performance and providing recommendations for optimal system operational methods and techniques.  Assist Air Force operators during DSP/SBIRS spacecraft commanding, ensuring proper execution of command plans, scheduling constellation and ground system activities, participating in anomaly resolution activities, launch and early orbit activities, and documenting system performance.  Monitor the DSP/SBIRS satellite constellation health and performance by evaluating telemetry alarms and warnings, monitoring commanding and responding to satellite anomalies when required. 

Required Skills:

  • This position is 24-hours a day, 7 days a week shift work. 
  • Local travel required (estimated at 2 weeks per year)
  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Candidate must currently have an active Top Secret/SCI security clearance and be able to maintain this clearance level during employment


A completed Bachelors of Masters Degree in a related field and 7-14 years of experience.


***This opportunity is contingent upon a contract award to PeopleTec***


PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address, and/or phone number (256.319.3800 ) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

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Occupational fields: 
Architecture and Engineering
Employment type: 
Full time
Years of experience: 
5 - 10 years
Required degree level: 
Bachelors degree
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