Colorado Springs, CO
ENSCO, Inc. is seeking a Joint Thermal Test and Evaluation Engineer to support the Department of Defense (DoD) Military Satellite Communications (MILSATCOM) programs for the United States Air Force (USAF) Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) in Colorado Springs, CO. This position will be responsible for the development of requirements, test and verification and interoperability certification of MILSATCOM terminals. It will support Systems Engineering & Integration activities in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. It will support the systems engineering process to ensure activities are coordinated, scheduled and planned across the MILSATCOM Program. This systems engineer will interface and collaborate with SE&I team members, contractors, government civilians and members of the USAF. Duties will include:
Collecting, reviewing, analyzing, and reporting T&E data
Reviewing test plans and procedures and identifying gaps
Developing test plans, detailed test procedures, and report
Preparing/presenting briefings at senior management meetings
Supporting ITT, Test Plan Working Groups
Qualifications Required (Skills)
BA or BS degree or equivalent
10+ years demonstrated experience in satellite terminal requirement verification
10+ years test and evaluation experience with DoD/USAF test processes and documentation
5+ Data analysis/data collection
Experience working with military or DoD civilian clients and managing professional relationships
Strong interpersonal skills, communication (oral and written), and presentation skills
Capable in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint
AN ACTIVE DOD SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION, FOR WHICH YOU MUST BE A US CITIZEN. IF YOU DO NOT MEET THIS REQUIREMENT, YOU WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
BS degree in engineering, math, or physics,
Professional certifications (INCOSE, CISSP, IEEE)
Experience with government test and evaluation, Space and Missile Center; MILSATCOM, and Joint Interoperability Test Command
Ability to learn new satellite communications systems
Experience/knowledge with ICDs
5+ years’ experience in DoD SATCOM
5+ years’ experience with ground systems, such as terminals and networks
Active TS or TS/SCI
Internal Position Title
Sr. Staff Systems Engineer
General Education/Years of Experience
BS or equiv; min 10 yrs prof exp
Background Check Type
Drug Screen Type
Export Control and Licensing
Contract Award Contingency
The Aerospace Sciences and Engineering (ASE) Division is based in Cocoa Beach, Fla. ASE’s primary focus is aerospace engineering and meteorological systems.
ENSCO’s aerospace engineering efforts support launch range activities throughout the U.S. ASE employees reliably develop and evaluate highly technical systems for critical launch operations, including range instrumentation, safety and communications.
The ASE Division is the premier integrator of disparate weather systems and technologies to enhance safety, reduce cost, and lessen weather impacts on space launches, aviation and business operations. ASE’s world-class meteorological capabilities, systems knowledge, and experience provide customers with systems that meet their exact requirements in a cost-effective manner.
Key customers include NASA, the Department of Defense, and commercial airlines.
Strength in Diversity
ENSCO, Inc. and its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers, committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under state or local law.