Open Positions

Date Posted: 03/05/2018

Job Description

This position is to support a Program Manager of a major satellite communications system for a global satellite service provider. This role will interface with perspective customer stakeholders to understand their requirements/needs and translate them into system architecture for the development team. The selected candidate will review SATCOM RFI and RFPs from both government and non-government organizations, develop comprehensive responses in coordination with the program manager and the development team. The candidate will be involved with setting up demonstrations and exercises of the systems capabilities in front of various clients. The ideal candidate will manage the overall system requirements and perform schedule and risk evaluation and reporting to the program manager. The selected applicant will also be expected to assist in the initial phases of engagements with potential clients. This full-time position will be based in Vienna, Virginia. The selected candidate will be required to make frequent (1+/week) to Fredericksburg, VA to meet with the Program Manager

Frequent travel is anticipated: < 20%.


  • Search for and review RFIs/RFPs for advanced SATCOM services from the public and private sector
  • Develop responses for RFIs/RFPs in coordination with the PM office and Development teams
  • Setup, deploy and execute system capabilities demonstrations and exercises for perspective clients
  • Develop system requirements and architecture documentation
  • Develop proposed solutions to meet perspective customer needs in coordination with the development team
  • Manage operational status and milestone reporting to customer teams
  • Manage operational and strategic issue and defect reporting to customer teams
  • Develop and present executive level reports and presentations for customer teams
  • Develop and institute metrics and KPIs for evaluating development programs


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering or equivalent, Master’s degree preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in the wireless or satellite industry
  • 5+ years of experience with system engineering
  • Satellite industry knowledge and experience desired
  • Hardware and Software development program management experience desired
  • Experience with DOD/USG SATCOM preferred