Systems Architect/Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: KSTC-20-046
    • Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 02/12/2020
    • Years of Experience: 10+
    • Radford Job Code: 05203
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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.

Responsible for systems engineering architecture design across multiple programs with respect to SATCOM ground systems.   The candidate will work closely with government customers and a cross-functional team (PMO, engineering, development, test, integration) to develop and modernize ground system architectures and capabilities from initial concept, to design and manufacture, to on-going system sustainment.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-Requirements analysis

-System design

-Reliability analysis

-System hardware/software integration

-Risk management

-System  documentation updates

-Self-motivated and comfortable with supporting multiple groups of developers, engineers, and testers

-Articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms both internally to the team as well as externally to the customer and users


Experience and Skills

Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or other engineering equivalent

10+ years engineering experience

Experience leading programs through SRR, PDR, CDR or equivalent design reviews

Experience with model-based systems engineering

Thorough understanding of MOSA and SOA design principles

Familiarity with modern IT infrastructure capabilities to include virtualization, cloud deployment and containerization

Active Secret clearance required


Experience with satellite ground systems

Experience with SATCOM mission planning

Experience with SecDevOps processes and related Agile practices

Security+ certification or higher


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 offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos 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.