Systems Engineer/Orbital Analyst
Albuquerque, NM 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

a.i. solutions is seeking an Engineer with experience in orbital mechanics to support operations of experimental satellite systems. The Orbital Analyst will support Concept Exploration, Mission Readiness and Satellite Operations for unique, one-of-a-kind satellite systems at Kirtland AFB, NM. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to embrace the a.i. solutions mission and work to continually exceed the expectations of our customers.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement efficient and novel flight dynamics algorithms for use in real time spacecraft operations and off-line analysis
  • Guide the integration of flight dynamics software components and systems through the entire software development life cycle including trade studies, requirement definition, development, unit and integration testing, anomaly resolution and sustainment
  • Coordinate and communicate with users to understand spacecraft operations concepts, software and system requirements, and anomalies
  • Work with government project management to establish schedules, identify resources, and report project status; give technical direction to development team to meet project milestones
  • Document and communicate your work to peers and customers through both formal informal forums
  • Continually research the latest progress in flight dynamics analysis, software, and operations to grow our value to the customer

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a related discipline
  • Experience or education in orbital mechanics
  • Currently posses an active DoD TS security clearance with SCI eligibility
  • U.S. citizenship

Desired Background:

  • Ability to quickly connect in-person and in writing, and to actively listen and perceive the needs, values or opinions of others
  • Demonstrated leadership accomplishments professionally and personally
  • Proactivity in identifying and addressing challenges to include innovations that result in positive organizational impact
  • Ability to script in PERL, C# or other scripting languages
  • C, C++ or related programming experience

EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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