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Research Science Senior Manager - Space Domain Awareness for Space Security

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L1486:Research Science Sr Mgr
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Lead and manage a group performing technology studies, contract R&D and IRAD related to products and systems for space domain awareness. Perform mission analysis for new missions, lead and drive architecture studies, assess technology options to provide new capabilities within cost and schedule constrained environments. Interface with Lines of Business and Business Areas to identify technology needs required for space security capabilities. Develop technology road maps addressing insertion timelines and opportunities. Develop proposals for both external and internal customers. Interface with Government and Commercial Customers to understand needs and develop solutions. Identify new business models for government and commercial opportunities. Develop commercial pricing models and business case models to assess financial impact of opportunities. Explore policy issued related to new missions such as Space Traffic Management. Oversee a portfolio of IRADS and programs to ensure on cost/schedule execution. Manage all personnel within the department. Hire and develop new talent.
POSITION can be in Sunnyvale, CA or Denver, CO

Basic Qualifications
Must have TS/SCI with current BI date. Strong systems engineering background with experience in orbital mechanics, space object characterization techniques, imaging techniques. Understanding of electro-optical systems and lasers.
Cost Account Control experience.
BS degree in Physics or Engineering with 15 years experience, MS degree with 10 years experience, PhD with 8 years experience.

Proficient in MS Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Desired skills
• Physics fundamentals, lasers, electronics, software, controls, cognitive learning.
• Experience with leading medium to large collaborative engineering projects to successful completion.
• Experience facilitating a diverse group of technical and functional professionals to collaborate on common solutions.
• Strong presentation skills and interpersonal skills for customer interactions
• Experience interfacing with US and International government agencies to explore mission needs and discuss emerging policy
• Experience interfacing with commercial customers to develop business case studies.

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Job Location(s): Littleton California, Littleton Colorado
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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Littleton, Sunnyvale