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OPEN JOB - Chief Engineer- Space Ground Systems- ARIZONA (relo available)

Scottsdale, AZ
OPEN JOB: Chief Engineer- Space Ground Systems
  • LOCATION: Scottsdale, Arizona
  • ON-SITE in Scottsdale is strongly preferred
  • HYBRID FLEXIBILITY: A hybrid work schedule may be feasible, contingent upon a minimum of 2 days per week on-site in Scottsdale.
  • RELOCATION: Relocation assistance and/or sign-on bonuses are available to facilitate your transition.
  • TARGET COMP: $210,000 - $230,000
  • Department of Defense Secret security clearance is PREFERRED (not required) at time of hire.
  • Candidates must be able to obtain a TS clearance within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire

  • The MUOS User Objective System (MUOS) is US Space Force narrowband military satellite communications system providing voice and data communications for U.S. forces anytime, anywhere.  The company developed the integrated ground segments for MUOS, which provides cell phone-like communications for warfighters on the move. 
  • As Chief Engineer for MUOS, you'll leverage your extensive technical expertise to propel our MUOS Sustainment and R&D initiatives forward. Your responsibilities will span from crafting technical strategies and driving product innovations to spearheading technical responses to proposals and nurturing client relationships and the next generation of engineers.
  • In this role, you'll oversee intricate technology development and steer design processes, recommending advancements to replace end-of-life hardware. Renowned as an industry expert, you'll also:
  • Collaborate closely with Business Development to shape strategy and maintain regular engagement with Government sponsors, industry partners, and technical personnel.
  • Deliver technical responses to government and commercial proposals.
  • Foster collaboration among the company's Chief Engineers across business lines on common technical issues and strategic initiatives.
  • Develop comprehensive technical strategies, roadmaps, and product development plans.
  • Lead in-depth studies aimed at advancing MUOS to a 5G network architecture and upgraded ground system.
  • Provide technical leadership in designing, analyzing, implementing, testing, and sustaining capabilities in this adapted 3G WCDMA cellular system for the military and associated ground system.
  • Deliver quick and thorough resolution of non-conformances and other challenges that might arise, including leading failure investigations and presentation of findings to internal and customer review boards.
  • Mentor and guide engineering team members to foster their professional growth.
  • With a focus on satellite-to-ground communications and 3GPP cellular core network design, this role epitomizes engineering excellence that sets global standards. Are you prepared to take on the challenge and shape the future of technology?

  • Chief Engineer level with Space Ground Systems experience for our MUOS program.
  • Wave form and 5G highly desirable.
  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field.
  • Also requires 15+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 13 years of job-related experience.

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
• Full MS WORD Resume
• Required compensation
• Contact information
• Availability
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss in full

Recruiting Manager

EMAIL: jdenmark@intermediagroup.com
LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasondenmark



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