Space Protection Engineer

Posted Date 2 months ago(6/4/2020 8:55 AM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph
Full Time
Job Category
Systems Engineering
US-VA-Fort Belvoir


Noblis ESI is hiring for Space Protection Engineer with Top Secret SCI and Polygraph clearances in Springfield, Virginia.


The Space Protection Engineer is responsible for the defense of Government satellites from a wide array of non/kinetic threats. It ensures the continued mission success of space-based vehicles in a highly contested environment. It also provides mission planning and contingency operations to ensure the continuity of operations.


Client Engagement

· Support and lead evolving business development efforts by applying technical and functional expertise to develop business solutions.
· Lead proposal sections for small or limited competition proposals and actively participate in teaming strategy discussions



  • Bachelors degrees in STEM and 8-10 years of relevant experience 
  • GEOINT and space protection system knowledge. 
  • Experience with national overhead programs, their functionality and familiarity in designing tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP's) and concepts of operations (CONOPS) to deliver mission assurance during all phases of operation.
  • The candidate shall participate in and provide recommendations regarding system and sensor optimization studies. They shall also perform engineering assessments of vehicle experiments/exercises and provide recommendations based on the outcome of those assessments.
  • The candidate should expect to provide subject matter expertise to mission directors and crew commanders in an accurate, timely and deliberate fashion.
  • They shall also assist with the planning, integration and transition of future systems into existing baselines.  



  • Air Force Weapons School Graduates are highly encouraged to apply, as well as those with Air Force space operations experience (AFSC core 13S ) and formal Air Force space PME. 


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiary, Noblis ESI, tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


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Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awardsNoblis maintains a drug-free workplace.


Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

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