Aerospace - Control Systems, Aerospace - Space / Missiles, Aerospace Engineering
Summary of Role: Exciting Opportunity for a Sr. experienced “hands-on” instrument/ optics System Engineer to oversee development and delivery of next generation top of class imaging payload for leading commercial imaging system.
Job Description: Ideal candidate will be imaging instrument expert and pro-active, self-starter, with demonstrated ability to work effectively at both the instrument level and spacecraft system level, and facilitate productive working dialog between instrument provider, platform prime, and customer. Key to success for this role will be the ability to pro-actively assess risk and mitigate technical and related programmatic issues before they have an impact to program.
Day to day effort will include identifying and prioritizing a mix of System Engineering, AIT, and programmatic activities and concerns, from oversight of design and test, to performance evaluation and trending to demonstrate comprehensive compliance with contractual and desired system performance.
•Minimum of 10 years of experience in the development and/or test of Electro-Optical (EO) space borne instruments •Demonstrated experience with system engineering and AIT/ IV&V best practices and processes, including requirements development •Knowledge of space environmental test requirements, methods and practices •Demonstrated technical experience in the design, integration and test of electro-optical instruments and associated electronics •Experience in passive and/or active sensor design and development, and supporting technologies •Experience with space-qualified parts, materials, and processes (PM&P) •Experience in Program / Project Management •Bachelor of Science in one of the following fields: Electrical or Aerospace Engineering, Optical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or related field; Masters or PhD desirable
Internal Number: CO-005
About Stellar Solutions
Stellar Stellar Solutions is a woman-owned small business founded by Celeste Ford in 1995 with a simple vision: satisfy our customers' critical needs while realizing our dream jobs. We are a global systems engineering business solving the most complex issues that commercial & government clients face today – from national security & space exploration to the revolutionary impact of integrated technology on our lives.