Position Description

Systems Engineer
Work Location Colorado Springs, CO
Exemption Status Exempt
Full Time or Part Time Full time
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The Range Network Systems Engineering & Integration (RN SE&I) contract provides Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) support to the USSF Space Systems Command (SSC) Enterprise Corps (EC). EC acquires services to modernize and sustain the Satellite Control Network (SCN), the Launch and Test Range System (LTRS), and the Space Training Acquisition Office (STAO). 

Position Description

We are seeking a Systems Engineer with experience in engineering support, and program planning for the RN SE&I contract to support the SCN government team. Duties may include:

  • Providing Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) support for SCN systems including Telemetry, Tracking & Control (TT&C), scheduling, communications, and associated systems.
  • Perform engineering of system architectures, requirements analysis and decomposition, including system performance test and verification.
  • Perform engineering analyses to predict and define problems, define/design actionable corrective measures, and operational implementation of SCN systems.
  • Prepare and review test plans and test reports, analytical evaluation of systems’ compatibility, and development of requirements.
  • Research alternative system design approaches.
  • Participate in technical meetings and government-led studies, assist with assessment of technical baselines and ensure system modifications meet requirements.
  • Remote Operations, travel to Colorado Springs required.

Required Skills

2+ years of related experience.

  • Knowledge and background with architecture, systems and subsystem requirements, systems engineering processes, and development and maintenance of CONOPS.
  • Technical skills to understand and analyze system problems, define potential solutions, and conduct in-depth technical analysis, assessments and trades and explain results of technical studies in a systems engineering context.
  • Demonstrates understanding of performance and requirements analysis techniques, and acceptance testing strategies/methodologies.
  • Experience with engineering tools such as DOORS, Jira, MATLAB, and Sharepoint.

Must be a U.S. Citizen in order to obtain and maintain the DoD Secret clearance required for this position.


  • Advanced degrees such as Master’s or Ph.D.
  • Working knowledge of the Satellite Control Network (SCN) or similar program
  • Current TS/SCI Security Clearance

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, related, or equivalent.

Salary Range
$105,000.00 - $125,000.00

ERT is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer - All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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