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Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer-Space Special Technical Operations-TS/SCI Poly Clearance (up to $40,000 sign-on bonus)

Springfield, Virginia; Denver, Colorado

Job ID SAS20221005-82019
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Overview

On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working with the L3Harris's engineering team, you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.

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L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform
    • 9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. employees, effective October 24, 2022.

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer-Space Special Technical Operations-TS/SCI Poly Clearance (up to $40,000 sign-on bonus)

Job Code: SAS20221005-82019

Job Location: Springfield VA (aka Fort Belvoir) and Denver CO (aka Fort Buckley)

Job Description:

L3Harris Technologies has an opening for a Space Special Technical Operations (STO) for an important national Security Program.

The successful candidate will support a high performing team of Government and Contractor professionals to monitor, analyze, coordinate and deliver operations activities across a variety of assets in support of the Space Warfighting Mission. The candidate will be pivotal in supporting coordinated activities across multiple government agencies and ensuring the safety and success of the efforts. The successful candidate will experience with space operations planning, COA and TTP execution, and the Space Warfighting mission. The successful candidate will also have demonstrated the ability operate in a dynamic and high energy environment with constantly changing tasking and priorities . This position will be supporting the Space Superiority Business Division of the Space Superiority and Geospatial Sector within the Space and Airborne Systems Segment.

Essential Functions:

  • Prepare, Plan and Integrate STP activities into customer plans, exercises, Training and operations
  • Advise senior staff on unique capabilities and security requirements
  • Provide STO subject matter expertise in support of the development of STO objectives
  • Synchronize STO effort across multiple organizations
  • Provide STO subject matter expertise to outside organizations in support of planning coordination and deconfliction
  • Support the development, deployment and execution of CONOP’s and TTP’s
  • Prepare various reports, presentations and plans as needed
  • Other tasks as directed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience, OR, Graduate Degree in a technical field and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience, OR, Associates Degree and a minimum of 8 years of prior related experience
  • Experience with customer plans, exercises, training and operations
  • Active Top Secret clearance with CI Poly required

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Familiarity with basic orbital mechanics
  • Familiar with Special Technical Operations
  • Familiar with satellite operations
  • Familiar with DoD/NRO spacecraft
  • Familiar with orbital mechanics
  • Experience using astrodynamics tools such as STK, GMAT, and ODTK is a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Effective organization level communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role in Colorado is $85,000.00 - $158,000.00 (salary ranges in other locations could differ). This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. L3Harris also offers a variety of benefits including: health and disability insurance, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, EAP, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, and company-paid holidays. The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.


Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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