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Systems Engineer

Company: Altamira
Location: Dulles
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Altamira Technologies has a long and successful history providing innovative solutions throughout the U.S. National Security community. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Altamira serves the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities by focusing on creating innovative solutions leveraging common standards in architecture, data and security. Altamira believes that our people and the culture of our company differentiate us from other companies.

We focus on recruiting talented, self-motivated employees that strive to find a way to get things done. Join our team of experts as we engineer national security!

Altamira is searching for a Systems Engineer in Dulles, VA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supports the design and integration of a large-scale satellite ground system.
  • Support software development through initial investigation of operational system issues, discovering code bugs, providing code fixes and execution in the operational environment.
  • Perform system development, integration and operations support in an iterative environment.
  • Support Technical Interchange Meetings.
  • Represent the organization to external customers on operations and maintenance.
  • Support test and operational readiness reviews.
  • Conduct testing activities.
  • Define operational concepts and procedures.
  • Support definition of operations concepts and procedure planning/development.
  • Review requirements and resolve technical systems engineering and integration issues.


  • Position requires 6+ years of experience and a BS in engineering or related scientific degree.
  • Experience with Satellite Ground System Elements such as: Command and Control,Planning and Scheduling, Development or Operations Environment, Launch Readiness, or System Maintenance Planning and Execution.
  • Verbal and written communications skills.
  • Experience writing training documents for satellite operators.
  • Familiarity with software and system development life cycle on government programs.
  • Significant experience in system engineering areas for Satellite Ground Systems.
  • US Citizen, TS/SCI Clearance.

Altamira is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Keywords: Altamira, Washington DC , Systems Engineer, Other , Dulles, DC

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