Peraton is the Prime Contractor on the NASA Space Communication Network Services (SCNS) Contract; responsible for the Operations, Maintenance, Sustainment and Systems engineering of satellite communication systems for NASA. We are seeking a Satellite Systems Engineer to join an established team responsible for monitoring and interpreting NASA Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) telemetry, and making decisions to optimize the health and longevity of the TDRS fleet. This position is on-site at Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, Maryland.
This position will be responsible for the following:
The applicant must have, or be able to attain a SECRET security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.
Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.