Launch Operations Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Vandenberg AFB, CA, USA
  • Jul 13, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is hiring an Aerospace Engineer to join the mission support team at Vandenberg Space Force Base (VASB) to support launch operations, telemetry processing, and Range coordination and integration for the MMIII and GBSD programs.  


  • SAIC is looking for a capable engineer with Range operations experience and knowledge of Range assets and the support they provide to the launch customer.  
  • Requires frequent interface with Air Force and contractor personnel at multiple levels both at the Range and with the customer.  Responsibilities include mission planning,
  • Range integration, launch operations coordination and oversight of development processing and integration at VSFB.
  • SAIC owns and operated a telemetry processing system as an engineering analysis tool and for producing telemetry data products.  
  • SAIC is looking for an energetic and capable engineer to become the next generation telemetry expert.  
  • Responsibilities include telemetry data processing, failure investigation, data handling, data analysis, and telemetry equipment operation and maintenance.


Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelors and t (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience.
  • BS in Aerospace Engineering or equivalent is required 
  • 3 to 10 years experience in Western Range mission support operations and knowledge of Range support assets.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with an Active Secret clearance