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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
1/22/2017
Job Category:
Engineering
Spacecraft/Satellite Flight Operations Junior TS/SCI...
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Lockheed Martin | Herndon, VA
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Job Description

Job Description :

Conducts mission/program specific real time spacecraft/satellite flight operations during readiness, execution and evaluation phases. Develops detailed plans and procedures to provide maximum mission support in areas such as orbit dynamics, satellite performance analysis, command and control of on-orbit satellites. Provides technical direction for on orbit mission support, plans for critical vehicle malfunctions and recommends alternate operating techniques to continue maximum mission support. Provides failure analysis of the performance of the orbiting satellites via telemetry data. Utilizes system software to accomplish all spacecraft control tasks and recommends improvements. Analyzes and validates software performance. Performs flight length orbit adjust and daily special event studies. Requires successful completion of a certification program.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

TS/SCI Clearance is required prior to starting employment.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Aerospace Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related disciplines.

Willing and able to perform rotating shift schedule

This position requires special access to support the program and requires the selected candidate to be a US Citizen

Desired skills

Experience working with on-orbit spacecraft or satellite flight operations

Excellent communications skills

Proficiency in at least one of the following: TOPL, MATLAB, JAVA, C++, PERL, ORACLE/SQL, HTML, XML, LINUX, JAVA Script.

Astrodynamics and orbital mechanics including classical orbital (Keplerian) elements

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Herndon Virginia

Security Clearance :

TS/SCI

Business Unit :

ESS4400 SPACE SYSTEMS COMPANY

Program :

Double Eagle 2

Job Class :

Systems Engineering: Other

Job Category :

4 yr and up College

City :

Herndon

State :

VA

Virtual :

No

Relocation Available :

Possible

Work Schedule :

ROTATING- Rotating hrs/day per week

Req Type :

Full-Time

Shift :

First

Additional Posting Locations :

Herndon

About Lockheed Martin


Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.