Flight Safety Watch Stander

Omitron, Inc. - Herndon, VA

Job Title: Flight Safety Watch Stander JOB ID#: 284

Job Description:
Omitron is seeking candidates for a Flight Safety Watch Stander crew position opening. The Flight Safety Watch Standers perform and maintain 24x7 flight safety operational readiness by validating orbit data for integrity and consistency prior to use in orbit analysis and operating flight safety systems to calculate and report on-orbit conjunctions between objects and radio frequency deconfliction predictions. The Flight Safety Watch Stander also supports launch and other operations throughout the mission lifecycle and operates communications networks and displays during special events. Additionally, the candidate will use their analysis and situational awareness to coordinate and integrate findings across multiple crew positions and functional areas to develop and deliver products enabling prioritization of courses of action. This position requires shift work.

US citizenship required. EEO/AA. E-Verify Participation.

Skill Requirements:
Must have excellent computer, technical, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and be proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, & PowerPoint)
Must have the ability and willingness to multi-task in a dynamic crew environment, and be capable of applying innovative technical analysis to solve client problems
Must have the ability to prepare and present complex ideas in a clear and coherent form and present them to an audience
Shift work required

Required Experience:
4 years in Space Operations. Demonstrated ability to apply problem solving methodologies to complex, ambiguous problems.

Required Degree:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or Operations Research is required plus 4 years’ experience preferred. 10 years’ experience in space operations in lieu of degree.

Job Location:
Chantilly, VA

Security Clearance Requirements:
A Top Secret/SCI clearance required; current polygraph a plus.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Company Overview

Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business firm headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with a field office located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 1984 Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military aerospace programs.

Omitron recognizes that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our goal is to select highly qualified and motivated individuals and provide them an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture engineering and business objectives. Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and excellent career growth opportunities. We welcome talented professionals who wish to take advantage of the opportunities we offer.