Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company is looking for hands-on engineers who are passionate about developing revolutionary space systems. You will join a small, close-knit team working to support some of the most demanding and important space systems customers in the Country.
Breaking with Tradition
American aerospace is experiencing a renaissance – and among its leaders are the organizations and people who are breaking with tradition to reformulate and invigorate an industry. Millennium Space Systems is helping spearhead that change.
Millennium brings a unique and disciplined entrepreneurial culture to this space renaissance. We don't subscribe to the traditional thinking that cost and schedule are secondary attributes of space systems.
We bring a spirit of innovation and teamwork, coupled with a get-it-done approach to deliver solid, measurable results.
We are colleagues and fellow innovators; seasoned engineers, software developers, and technicians working together to deliver affordable solutions from inception through implementation; from fabrication through launch. We are enthusiastic partners looking for new team members who share our enthusiasm and dedication.
Company Overview Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for demanding customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on demonstrated excellence. Superstars are welcome.
Job Summary As a Senior Spacecraft Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for developing spacecraft systems serving a range of missions and customers. This includes creating, monitoring and guiding requirements definition, spacecraft design, procurement and fabrication, integration and test, and verification and validation of the overall space vehicle system. You will interact with subsystem and unit engineers, manufacturing and test personnel, and program management. You will be in charge of the technical elements of the space vehicle system. Our spacecraft systems engineers create spacecraft -- not just paperwork!
Advising program management and senior corporate management on technical issues associated with spacecraft programs
Establishing and evolving systems engineering processes
Leading entry-level and mid-level systems engineers
Analyzing mission objectives to determine spacecraft system requirements
Creating space system concepts and configurations to meet top-level system requirements
Analyzing orbits and trajectories to fulfill mission objectives
Developing spacecraft CONOPS and design reference missions
Performing quantitative trade analyses, make-buy analyses and vendor selections
Decomposing, allocating and defining spacecraft, subsystem, and unit requirements
Tracking Technical Performance Metrics for systems and subsystems
Creating and maintaining spacecraft states and modes tables
Creating launch vehicle, payload, and ground interface control documents
Creating and reviewing materials for design and readiness reviews
Tracking and resolving discrepancies during development and integration and test
Supporting assembly, integration and test activities
Tracking requirements verification and validation
Active TS/SCI clearance required
Bachelor's degree or 8+ years of working experience OR an Associate's degree or 10+ years of working experience
Minimum of 10 years of direct aerospace experience, preferably with spacecraft systems
Demonstrated experience with detailed space systems engineering
Demonstrated experience with power, mass, and other system budgets
Demonstrated experience with requirements analysis and flow-down
Demonstrated experience with design verification and validation processes
Demonstrated experience with configuration management to the component (box) level
Demonstrated experience with satellite level integration and test processes
Demonstrated experience with satellite in-orbit operations
Master's Degree in Aerospace or other relevant engineering discipline
Greater than fifteen years professional experience in space systems engineering
Direct experience of least one full spacecraft life-cycle from concept to in-orbit operations
Benefits and Perks Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided.
Before applying, please note: Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.