CACI International Satellite Systems Engineer 2 in Aurora, Colorado

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: Provide real-time, operations support and guidance to government and contractor personnel for daily activities and maintenance of system software and equipment. This encompasses all activities associated with the planning and execution of daily mission operations and support to real time operations.

Duties and RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Perform activities involving the production and execution of Mission Plans, Schedules, and activities associated with operation, tasking, and tuning of mission assets

• Develop detailed plans and procedures to provide maximum mission support in areas such as system collection, mission execution, and performance analysis and optimization

• Ability to provide technical solutions to complex mission management problems is required

• Work with minimal supervision following established procedures and the ability to determine new solutions to mission situations is necessary

• Interact with multiple customers, both on and off-site

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

• This is a day staff position. This position will require the candidate to certify, maintain proficiency, and support a crew/24hr watch position

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

• Typically requires a high school diploma and 8-10 years of related experience, or a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 2-4 years of related experience

Desired Qualifications:

• Strong communication skills, personal initiative, and team orientation

• Ability to communicate effectively with local senior management and remote personnel

• Ability to work in a high-stress near-real-time environment and demands foresight and strong technical skills

• Capable of working with multiple computer software applications simultaneously

• Analytical, detail-oriented, understanding of satellite communication systems, spacecraft operations, must have good computer skills, strong verbal communication skills

• Experience in any or all of the following systems: UNIX, web-based applications, operational chat rooms, SUN and/or Linux workstations, satellites and payload configurations

• Previous certification in mission management disciplines

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.