Systems Engineer (Satellite)


$80 - $100
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 12 Month(s)



Job Details

The Satellite C&DH (and OBC) System Engineer will support the definition and requirements, the design, the performance budgets & analysis, the implementation and validation of the OBC and associated flight software with the other satellite/platform/payload subsystems.
Tasks :
The Satellite C&DH System Engineer will perform and participate in the following activities, depending on the background and experience of the candidate.

  • Support to mission analysis, CONOPs & requirements
  • Define, analyse and write requirements and flight software definition, verification and validation matrix, design description, equipment specifications for the C&DH sub-system based on mission requirements.
  • Verification and Validation of the C&DH sub-system performance and integration with other sub-systems
  • Monitor MDA s suppliers and integrated product team
  • Provide inputs and support to all program reviews including EQSR, SRR, PDR, CDR.
  • Attend all test reviews TRR, TRB, DRB, and NCR s.
  • Provide training as needed

Required Qualifications :

  • Bachelor s degree in Engineering in relevant field with 10+ years of relevant experience
  • Previous hardware and software designs and integration experience with LEO/MEO satellites and C&DH sub-systems
  • Experience working with CCSDS, Internet Protocol and various interface standards (1553, SpaceWire, SPI, CAN, I2C )
  • Expertise in data encryption
  • Understanding of the space environment and orbit mechanics
  • Strong understanding of aerospace system engineering fundamentals
  • Demonstrated capability to validate systems and resolve problems
  • Experience with qualification and acceptance testing of new designs
  • High degree of attention to detail
  • Demonstrated capability to efficiently work with little to no supervision
  • Ability to distill complex problems to fundamentals to solve with analysis, similarity, or creativity
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills in English