Colorado Springs, Colorado

Senior SATCOM Systems Analyst

LinQuest is seeking a senior satellite communication system operations analyst to work with Headquarters Space Operations Command in the area of satellite communications (SATCOM).The work requires a comprehensive knowledge of Protected, Wideband, Narrowband and Commercial satellite communication systems, satellite transmissions management, satellite system control, and operational procedures in order to support the Command’s Enterprise SATCOM efforts.US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI clearance is required to be considered for this job.

Responsibilities Include

  • Provide requirements, operations, sustainment, and engineering technical analysis and support for the SpOC Enterprise SATCOM architecture (Protected, Wideband, Narrowband and Commercial SATCOM systems).
  • Responsible for reviewing, coordinating, and advising on SATCOM operating processes and procedures and providing technical support of material system development and fielding.
  • Provide technical operational/engineering expertise for resolution of operational issues/problems related to space, ground and terminal segments.
  • Develops and interprets broad DOD Space, and Satellite communications policies and regulations, existing policies, and regulations in relation to HQ USSF program goals and objectives.
  • Provides analysis and recommended methods for improving efficiency of satellite communications functions through modifications and applications of evolving technology, developing tactics, techniques, and procedures
  • Ability to analyze technical functions of satellite payloads and ground station architectures, especially in the areas of Spectrum Management and Electro-Magnetic Interference Resolution.
Required Skills

  • Able to work with, and appropriately protect, classified and proprietary information
  • Methodical mindset: Able to follow troubleshooting protocols, solve problems and clearly document the solutions for others
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, and Outlook
  • Able to work as team player on a mixed contractor-government team
  • Unflappable demeanor (keeps their cool under pressure)
  • Strong people skills, especially patience and a calm voice
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills (position requires direct contact with senior Air Force and DOD leadership)
Required Experience

  • 10 years of experience in DOD SATCOM environment (Protected, Wideband, Narrowband and Commercial SATCOM systems).)
  • Previous experience within a major headquarters staff, Wideband Satellite Operations Center, Consolidated SATCOM System Expert or Regional SATCOM Support Center expertise, Satellite Operations Squadron
  • Recognized expertise in the operations, requirements, budgeting, and/or acquisition community.
Desired Experience and Skills:

  • BA or BS degree

  • Average starting salary ranges from $100,000 to $125,000 depending on relevant experience and qualifications.

  • LinQuest offers comprehensive and competitive benefit offerings to our team members to include medical, dental, vision, retirement, paid time off, company paid life insurance, and more! For additional information please visit:

COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines:

As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members must comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which includes 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.

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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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