El Segundo, California

LinQuest is seeking a GPS Test Engineer to join our team in El Segundo, CA.

The GPS SE&I Team provides specialized engineering, analysis, operations support, and subject matter expertise to the SMC Production Corps and the GPS Community.

Team members provide high level GPS system test support. The primary role of the GPS SE&I Test Team is to verify and validate GPS system performance across all major components. This includes verification of interfaces between GPS Ground Control, Space Vehicles, and GPS Receivers. Test is conducted both formally and informally collect data that the team analyzes to provide engineering recommendations to the government customer.


  • Supporting test planning and data analysis activities for the purposes of formal requirements verification and/or risk reduction
  • Integrating activities over the lifecycle of systems within GPS including pre-contractual, development and production, as well as operations and sustainment
  • Analyzing data to make decisions on system performance in order to provide recommendations to government customers
  • Developing briefings, plans, papers, and documentation in support of SMC decision making
  • Collaborating with prime contractors, other support contractors, government civilians, and members of the U.S. Space Force
Required Experience:

  • Technical bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years’ of test experience
  • Extremely motivated with the ability to prioritize and work multiple tasks
  • Comfortable in small (~3-4 people) and large (~15-20 people) team environments
  • Experience writing and delivering technical engineering content
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to foster professional relationships
  • US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Secret clearance are required for the position

Preferred Experience:

  • Government or GPS experience highly desirable
  • Coding experience in object oriented programming
  • Secret Clearance active

COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines: As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members may be required to comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which may include mandatory vaccination and ability to provide proof of vaccination status prior to start of employment. Additionally, team members are expected to comply with all safety protocols related to mask wearing and physical distancing while in covered contractor workplaces. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement through LinQuest Human Resources and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

El Segundo, California

LinQuest delivers performance excellence across the Air, Land, Sea, Space, and Cyberspace domains. We provide highly valued, state-of-the-art and cost effective technical solutions to the U.S. government, civil and commercial customers. LinQuest's services and products span the engineering, testing, operation and sustainment of critical capabilities and programs ranging from intricate systems and architectures to highly complex enterprises comprised of families of systems. LinQuest integrates technical and operational domain expertise with process discipline and delivers superior performance across the life cycle of programs.

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