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Systems Engineering Manager

Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-122
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  August 14, 2019
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Job Description:

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity. Our motto, "From Strength to Success," reflects our commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions provider focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), and National customers.

The qualified candidate will lead a small team responsible for system engineering on the highly successful Command and Control System - Consolidated. Candidate will oversee a team responsible for requirements analysis, system design, reliability analysis, system hardware/software integration, risk management, and system documentation updates. The candidate will work closely with system developers, test, and on-site user support personnel to support system updates, analyze and resolve system issues, and ensure project objectives are met.  Primary responsibilities include resource allocation/monitoring/management, release planning review, preparation/review of reports, meeting and working group support, and contributions towards ECPs and CCPs.  Additionally, they will be responsible for CPAR write-ups, potential CLIN Account Management, and other functions as requested.   As well, the candidate may have the opportunity to work on new capabilities like space warfighter training, space control, Evolved Strategic SATCOM, and Enterprise Ground Services.

Experience and Skills:


-Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field. Master's degree preferred.

-Security+ certification desired.

-Minimum of 5 years of Engineering management.

-Experience with AFSCN or satellite ground systems, especially CCS-C, or associated satellite programs is a plus.

-Candidate must be self-motivated and comfortable with supporting multiple groups of developers, engineers, and testers.

-Candidate must be able to articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms both internally to the team as well as externally to the customer and users.

-Active Secret clearance required.

-Position is located in Colorado Springs, CO.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.
Kratos Federal offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos Federal is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.


Additional Information:
Job Level:   Management
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP