Ground Systems and Space Operations Engineer/Configuration Management Journeyman

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POST DATE 9/7/2016
END DATE 3/4/2017

Aegis Technologies Group, Inc Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, NM
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


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What do you get when you bring together the brightest minds and place them into an exciting, fast-paced environment that fosters intellectual growth and rewards based on impact, not tenure*

You get one of the best privately held small business headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama, that provides advanced technology and expert consulting services to industries throughout the world. AEgis specializes in modeling & simulation (M&S) and micro/nanoscale technology development. Our core competencies include simulation software and training simulators; geospatial databases; 3D models; war fighter exercise support; systems engineering and analysis; verification, validation, and accreditation (VV&A); test and evaluation support; Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) and Man-in-the-Loop (MIL) simulation. AEgis' Nanogenesis Division excels in advancing cutting edge micro and nanoscale technologies from concept to deployment with applications ranging from defense to energy to biotechnology.


AEgis is seeking highly qualified Ground Systems and Space Operations Engineer for Configuration Management on multiple Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) programs. Implement and maintain a configuration management system for a single satellite ground system with multiple software builds, multiple instantiations, multiple operating locations and multiple Telemetry, Tracking and Commanding (TT&C) systems. This functional area consists of applying engineering and analytical disciplines to identify, document, and verify the functional, performance, and physical characteristics of systems, to control changes and non-conformance, and to track actual configurations of systems and platforms. Participate as a cybersecurity-engineering representative on engineering teams for design, development, implementation, integration or modification of secure networking and computing environments, cybersecurity architectures, systems and system components. Maintain or modify the GSA program configuration control process to comply with service instructions and other life cycle documents. Identify discrepancy between reports, distinguish between level 1 and 2 maintenance actions, develop detailed change requests, categorize and prioritize modifications, and determine test requirements.

Success Factors (Success factors are simply the results we want this person to deliver, in order for us to consider this person a successful hire):

30 days: Candidate will successfully in process accomplishing all security-related activities.

60 days: Candidate will become familiar with applicable cyber-security policies and configuration management practices.

90 days: Candidate will interact with team and teammates and provide expertise on ground systems and space operations for cybersecurity, sustainment, and configuration management.


Candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelor degree and 3-10 years of experience in configuration management, cybersecurity & sustainment efforts of a service bus-based satellite command and control system for use with operational and Research and Development (R&D) satellites. Candidate must be a US citizen and able to obtain a US Top Secret/SCI Clearance. Current SSBI highly desirable. Detail oriented with strong analytical skills; detailed knowledge of AF Space and Missiles Center (SMC) processes, organizations, and missions. Extremely organized. Strong multi-tasking and time-management skills. Demonstrated ability to be part of a cohesive team and deliver the highest quality service. Can handle sensitive information with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality.

Contingent Funding Date: 1 Jan 2016