Space UHF / IBS Subject Matter Expert
Company: Modern Technology Solutions Inc.
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Position Overview:Modern Technology Solutions, Inc (MTSI) is
seeking a Space UHF/IBS Subject Matter Expert to fill a SETA
(Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance) position with the
Space Development Agency (SDA). SDA is breaking the norms of the
DoD acquisition cycle, delivering a new tranche of hundreds of
satellites every two years. The UHF/IBS Subject Matter Expert will
support SDA's developmental and experimental satellites in bringing
additional UHF and IBS capablilities to the warfighter in
preparation for global proliferation in future tranches. The
UHF/IBS Subject Matter Expert uses their experience with link
analysis, communications, and IBS operations to analyze satellite
vendor designs and to design and simulate mission CONOPs. The
UHF/IBS Subject Matter Expert will support the Government through
analysis of spacecraft vendor designs, participation in design
reviews, and identification of risk mitigation and management
strategies. This position will be part of MTSIs team providing SETA
support to SDA although a portion of the work may be done from home
or remote. Travel to the vendor locations will be required.At MTSI,
our more than 1,400+ co-owners recognize the high demand for
specialized professionals within our industry and that you have
many options to choose. As an employee owned company where culture
matters, we believe that by investing in our people we are
investing in our companys future!
MTSIs core capabilities are Systems Engineering and Integration,
Modeling and Simulation, Test and Evaluation, Acquisition and
Program Support, and Mission Assurance services. Our expertise
includes ballistic missile defense, air defense, air vehicle
survivability, unmanned aircraft, flight test operations,
intelligence support, and cyber/space/homeland defense.
Recognized as an 'employee comes first' company with over 28 years
of consecutive growth we challenge our co-owners to provide the
highest level of support and service, and reward them with some of
the best benefits in the industry. Day one all new co-workers start
accruing PTO at a rate of 20 days, 6% 401k match with immediate
vesting, semi-annual bonuses, and eligibility to participate in our
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). We offer other employee
focused benefits, including up to $10k in tuition reimbursement and
an optional zero dollar deductible BCBS health insurance plan.For
additional company information, please visit:
As a Space UHF/IBS Subject Matter Expert with MTSI, you will apply
knowledge and expertise to support the development of SDA's Tranche
1 developmental and experimental satellites. A significant portion
of the work may be done from home or remote. Travel to vendor
locations will be required.Your essential job functions will
include but may not be limited to:
- Performing link analysis to confirm link closure across
multiple reference missions and using varying CONOPs.
- Designing mission CONOPs through interactions with the
- Performing analysis and evaluation of vendor designs, including
estimating the performance based on the chosen hardware.
- Proactively identifying risks and associated mitigation
- 10+ years of experience in RF system design and analysis
Experience working with IBS.
- Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic
- Self-starter capable of making decisions and taking actions
with minimal direct supervision.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.Preferred/Desired
Experience:5+ years experience in the DoD or Intelligence
- Bachelor's degree in software engineering, aerospace
engineering, electrical engineering, systems engineering, physics,
or a closely related field from an accredited university.
- Master's degree in software engineering, aerospace engineering,
electrical engineering, systems engineering, physics, or a closely
related field from an accredited university, (DESIRED).Clearance
- Current TS/SCI.
- U.S. Citizenship is required for this
Keywords: Modern Technology Solutions Inc., Germantown , Space UHF / IBS Subject Matter Expert, Other , Dickerson, Maryland
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