Mission Analyst: Overhead Persistent Infrared Systems
Los Angeles, CA
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides on-site mission analysis for primary AF Space OPIR mission areas of missile warning, missile defense, battlespace awareness and technical intelligence. This position will support the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Directorate at the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC), Los Angeles AFB. The candidate will identify, document, analyze, and report disconnects between actual and planned performance in data collection from all of the primary AF Space OPIR mission areas. Position will witness prime contractor test events and provide guidance to their government counterparts and potential solutions to fix technical discrepancies. Candidate will also be responsible for developing potential solutions to include recommendations for Government program management action.
- 10+ years experience in systems engineering and mission analysis involving OPIR assets
- Knowledge of USAF space system acquisition processes
- Knowledge of OPIR data exploitation capabilities and needs
- Knowledge of the USAF or SMC systems engineering processes
- Strong communication, organizational, and leadership skills
- Ability to work in a high ops tempo, multi-discipline, multi-contractor, government-led environment
- Knowledge of OPIR intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance requirements
- Knowledge of Integrated Tactical Warning and Attack Assessment (ITW/AA) processes and other systems dependent on SBIRS data
- Knowledge of Launch and Early Orbit Test (LEOT) and Operational Utility Evaluation (OUE) processes involving data exploitation capabilities and needs
- Knowledge of Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) elements and requirements for OPIR data
- Demonstrated ability to plan, initiate, coordinate, and execute a variety of tasks or special projects of varying scope and complexity.
Bachelor's degree in engineering (Master’s degree desired)
MTSI is an equal opportunity employer
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