Join our Talent Network >

Orbit Analyst

Job ID: 2300631
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 24, 2023
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Aerospace Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
Benefits: Click here

Share: mail

Job Description

Description

SAIC has a funded need for a Orbit Analyst to support a rapidly expanding Government Intelligence Community (IC) customer with cutting-edge programs within the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) in Chantilly, VA.

Note:  The role offers a flexible work schedule, but we ask our team to be available for team meetings during core business hours (10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.).

Job Overview:

  • Utilize orbit analysis tools and application frameworks, and libraries working with a team of analysts to develop solutions to studies and analytic questions 
  • Perform orbital mechanics modeling including orbit determination, orbital maneuvering, and spacecraft flight dynamics
  • Assist in advancing current and promising concepts to inform tactical decision making timelines. 
  • Conduct analysis of mission data applicable to space vehicles and sensors
  • Work in a collaborative team environment studying and analyzing a wide variety of interesting and complex problems in the Space domain. 

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM related field such as Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Aerospace, Computer Science, etc. and 2 years of experience; OR Masters and 0 years or more experience
  • Active Top Secret/SCI w/Poly
  • Experience with some orbit modeling tools such as STK or Free-Flyer or something similar
  • Experience with using a programming language
  • Engineering analysis (collecting, organizing, analyzing data) experience
  • Desire to develop simulation software as required to complete analytic studies
  • Excellent communication skills that will allow the presentation of findings to internal and external customers

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Systems Engineer Commercial Satellite Office

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Cloud Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Cloud Architect

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

RF Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

SAFe Agile Coach

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Operations Research Analyst Sr. Manager

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Space Cryptography System Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Test Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

SIGINT Systems Test Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

GEOINT Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

DevSecOps Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Acquisition Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Deputy Program Manager

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Space Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

RF Payload Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Requirements Management Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Site Reliability Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Orbit Analyst

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Orbit Analyst

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Modeling & Simulation Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Satellite Vehicle Systems Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Satellite Payload Electronics Engineer

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Operations Specialist

CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Are you an SAIC Employee?

Please apply through the internal career site here >