Senior Conjunction Assessment Analyst

Colorado Springs, CO
Full Time
Experienced

Omitron is seeking a highly qualified candidate to fulfill a full-time position as a Senior Conjunction Assessment Analyst to support NASA’s Conjunction Assessment and Risk Analysis (CARA) team. The CARA analyst team is a friendly, motived team driven to continuously expand our conjunction assessment knowledge to support NASA’s risk mitigation mission.  The senior CA analyst will collaborate with engineers, operators, and industry to predict and anticipate future CA needs.  Research will be done for the purposes of publishing and implementing new concepts into operations.

Required Skills:

  • Experience with orbit determination, orbit mechanics, covariance analysis, collision avoidance, statistics, or related field
  • Experience with applied mathematics related to statistical analysis
  • Experience with mathematical computing tools such as Matlab or Python
  • Strong presentation skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Previously published research related to conjunction assessment or related topics
  • Strong research skills

US Citizenship required/EEO/AA/E-Verify Participation

Required Experience: +4 years research experience.

Required Degree: MS in astrodynamics, mathematics, physics, or related technical degree.  PhD preferred

Job Location: Hybrid with on-site location in Colorado Springs, CO (Omitron Colorado office)

Company Overview:

Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business firm headquartered in Beltsville, Maryland with a regional office located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Since 1984, Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military aerospace programs.

Omitron recognizes that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our goal is to select highly qualified and motivated individuals and provide them an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture engineering and business objectives. Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and excellent career growth opportunities. We welcome all talented professionals who wish to take advantage of the opportunities we offer.

Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities and veterans to apply.

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