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Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer With Security Clearance job at Leidos in White Sands NM
Description, duties, responsibilities
We are seeking a Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer to join our team at White Sands Complex in Las Cruces NM. Leidos is part of Space Communications Network Services (SCNS) team that is responsible for the operation maintenance sustainment and systems engineering of NASAs worldwide satellite communication networks. The Spacecraft Systems Engineer will join a team of engineers dedicated to maintaining the health and safety of the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) fleet. This requires the ability to obtain a Secret clearance. U.S. Citizenship is required. Duties and This will be responsible for the following: Perform daily monitoring and trending of TDRS spacecraft state-of-health data. Develop procedures for performing spacecraft activities including battery management station-keeping maneuvers and momentum unloads. Lead spacecraft activities as a Test Conductor providing engineering guidance to the Satellite Controllers. Perform payload performance tests to verify the TDRS payload is meeting required specifications. Analyze and identify spacecraft anomaly root causes then plan and execute recovery actions. As experience is gained provide on-the-job training to peers. Occasional work during nights or weekends is required when executing activities or anomaly recoveries. Other duties as assigned. Typical Education and Bachelors degree in Aerospace Engineering Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering or related field and 5+ years of relative experience. 1+ years of experience in digital signal processing. This requires the candidate to be able to obtain a secret security clearance. Preferred Active Secret security clearance. MS degree in Aerospace Engineering Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering or related field. Proficiency with Systems Tool Kit FreeFlyer MATLAB Python or LabVIEW. Previous spacecraft operations design or test experience. Experience with spectrum analyzers oscilloscopes power sensors and/or other RF equipment. Demonstrated written and oral communication skills including ability to communicate effectively with peers and TDRS management. Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel Word PowerPoint). Secret
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