El Segundo, California

LinQuest is seeking a Space Segment Tech Baseline Lead Engineer to join our team in El Segundo, CA.


  • Leads in all major technical baseline changes to GPS Space Segment related requirements
  • Actively engages the customer with all technical baseline changes occurring within the Space Segment
  • Manages requirement deviations and waivers (Request For Variances) from satellite prime contractor
  • Leads other engineers of GPS Space Segment requirements tracing for the Enterprise Technical Baseline
  • Provides satellite/space vehicle technical expertise and systems integration support to ensure an optimal integrated space system
  • Facilitates requirements development across the GPS Enterprise and stakeholders
  • Provides technical expertise for requirement development related to space vehicle and payload design
Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Math, or Science and minimum of 6 years of related experience
  • Experienced with DoD related technical baseline change processes
  • Experienced using DOORS
  • Demonstrated experience reviewing and delivering technical documents and briefings
  • Strong interpersonal skills to enable working, interfacing, and interrelating with diverse personnel and dynamic teams
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills, specifically attention to detail
  • Must have ability to obtain a Secret clearance to be considered for this position
Preferred Experience:

  • Active Secret or Top Secret Clearance
  • Space vehicle as well as other GPS related experience is highly desired
  • Experience and familiarity working with DoD acquisition organizations
  • Experience analyzing and resolving proposed technical changes to technical baseline (i.e., interface documents, specifications documents, architecture products) using sound systems engineering discipline
  • Experience working specifically on a Systems Engineering and Integration contract
  • Experience and familiarity with satellite subsystems and payloads
  • Experience and familiarity with reviewing and editing Government technical documents

Benefits: 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: https://www.linquest.com/careers/our-benefits

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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