Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Description: This Space Systems Company position is for a
Ground System Engineer as a member of the
Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) team at the
Mission Control Station backup facility at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO.
Provides real time, operational support to Air Force
crews and contractor test teams for the operation
and maintenance of system software and equipment
(identifying system problems, trouble shooting, and
correcting both software and hardware failures).
Utilizes strong analytical and troubleshooting
approach / skills as required. Performs software
maintenance support for Linux, AIX, SGI, PC
compatible computers, and associated switching,
network, and communications circuits and equipment.
Provides feedback to Software Depot on software
Provides limited SYBASE system
administration support for multiple system databases.
Provides limited UNIX system administration support.
Participates in software version testing and
evaluation and provides feedback to the development
and test community.
Assists Configuration Management in software upgrades and changes.
Documents all software problems and follows up with
Interfaces with Air Force and
contractor personnel to ensure proper operation of
the SBIRS software and hardware and ensures the
timely resolution to problems and/or deficiencies.
Maintain Access Control and works closely with
System Administrators to ensure proper system
operation and that problems are resolved with
Provides maintenance and
support for on-going systems, including monitoring of
system performance and data backups.
Identifies source of software problems and determines appropriate solutions. Job requires interfacing with
the customer and contractor engineers concerning
hardware and software installations, and developing
briefings regarding system status and anomaly
resolution on a regular basis.
Must be able to travel.
Shift work required.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government
security investigation and must meet eligibility
requirements for access to classified information.
General knowledge/skill of UNIX and/or LINUX, basic
knowledge of software scripting
Must be willing and able to work a shift schedule,
which includes weekends and holidays supporting
Strong communication skills. Ability
to work as a member of a team in a dynamic
Security Clearance : TS/SCI
Satellite Operations experience, C2 System Anomaly
Resolution experience, Satellite Ground Systems
operations experience, experience with SBIRS, DSP,
GEO, HEO, AIX, LINUX, Shell Scripting, Perl, Python.
Strong personal interaction skills.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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