Wavelink Incorporated
  • 30-Jul-2019 to 28-Oct-2019 (CST)
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Full Time

Satellite Sensor System Engineer Lead

Job Description:

Satellite Sensor System Engineer to lead a team of engineers to develop detailed system and sensor payload concept requirements and design to meet mission requirements. This will include support for trades and analysis to develop solution alternatives and selection of best solutions to meet Government mission objectives.The Satellite Sensor System Engineer Lead will lead an engineering team responsible for the following:

  • System requirements/ specification
  • Sensor payload requirements/ specification
  • External/internal interface requirements
  • Objective evidence supporting requirements rationale, tailoring, definition/derivation, and traceability to Government source documents
  • Requirements management
  • Requirements verification strategies and methods
  • Definition of Technical Performance Measures (TPMs)
  • Tracking system and payload sensor concept TPM values throughout development
  • Assessment of technical maturity (TRL level) and margin
  • System engineering approach for follow on development
  • The Satellite Sensor System Engineer with have frequent interactions with and presentations to Government customers and associated contractors; as well as with engineers in other disciplines. 


Required Skills:

  • Requires a minimum of a B.S. degree in a recognized field of engineering or applied science (e.g. mathematics, physics) plus approximately fourteen (14) years of related engineering experience, including experience in leading an engineering team.

Additional Skills:

  • Experience with development of requirements for complex systems. 
  • Experience with IBM systems engineering toolset including DOORS and Rhapsody.
  • Understanding of aerospace vehicle subsystems and functionality.
  • Advanced degree in a recognized field of engineering or applied science (e.g. mathematics, physics).

WaveLink Overview:
WaveLink, Inc. (WLI) is an expanding, woman-owned small business based in Huntsville, Alabama, providing sensors engineering, aircraft integration & interoperability, acquisition lifecycle management, and cyber security support to the U.S. Army. WLI provides a comprehensive benefit package, with competitive salaries in a proactive, employee-oriented work environment.

Primary Location: Huntsville, Alabama

Clearance Level: Must be a US Citizen and have an active DoD Security Clearance.

Schedule: Full-Time

Wavelink Incorporated
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
  • Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email
Logo Home Who We Are What We Do Careers at the Y Contact