Project Kuiper is an initiative to launch a constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband connectivity to unserved and underserved communities around the world.
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As a Sr. Satellite Ground Systems manager, you will be responsible for Technical Program/Project Management for delivery of ground station tracking antennas and ancillary equipment. You will provide technical support for task planning, scheduling, and coordinating with suppliers and engineering support staff. You will be responsible for preparing design review documentation and organizing data and records to support submittals for internal reviews. You will be responsible for building teams that support parabolic LEO tracking ground station installation domestically and internationally. You will also be responsible for test/validation and integration with network connectivity.
In this role you will:
Lead deployment and testing of ground systems in a lab environment, run test plans, and generate test reports
Develop test plans to support the validation of LEO ground platforms to ensure they meet the technical, functional, performance, and business requirements
Manage ground system development and subcontracts for software and hardware integration
Lead a collaborative team comprised of systems engineers, RF engineers and I&T
Scope budget, headcount, and schedule parameters to execute global parabolic LEO tracking antenna installations
Develop specifications, requirements, design and analysis, documentation, and presentations for parabolic LEO tracking antenna systems
Be responsible for networking IP protocols, TCP, UDP, RTP, routing protocols, and switching, and will define how to control and monitor multiple parabolic ground systems remotely
Export Control Requirement:
Due to applicable export control laws and regulations, candidates must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (i.e., current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.