Field Engineer in Colorado Springs, CO

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Linquest Corporation   •  

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 41 days ago

Brief Description

You will support an agile team focused on the engineering, development, integration, and sustainment of evolving ground system architectures for the command and control of Air Force space systems. This candidate should be a self-starter with a strong track record of success in a collaborative and high operations tempo environment. This position will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and require a diverse skill set and ability to work across multiple projects and several geographic regions.


Acts as the company engineering representative with overarching responsibility for implementation and optimization of hardware and/or software products and multi-vendor systems at customer sites including oversight and integration support of existing hardware, software, network configurations and new system initiatives for all sites within area of responsibility

Installation of software maintenance releases or hardware upgrades including the oversight of the installation process and test procedures to diagnose and resolve product performance problems at installation

Identifies areas requiring product improvement and approves/implements upgrades and hardware or software engineering change orders

Provides feedback and customer support regarding product performance problems and suggested solutions which may require product exchanges or more complex problem solving

Prepares and conducts special reports and presentations pertinent to company products and services, field operations or other applications

Plans, prepares and conducts on-the-job training as required in support of the foregoing activities

May oversee a team of field service technicians and train, monitor, and otherwise assist lower level service technicians

This job may include any aspect of field support, and is not limited to system hardware and software, PCs, and networking/wireless networking


Ability to design, research, develop, assemble, integrate, test and sustain all ground equipment that supports systems, subsystems and unit level elements of the spacecraft/vehicle throughout its entire design life cycle which include operations/sustainment and end of life phases.

Ability to work closely with the Aerospace and Systems Engineers to determine the correct requirements and equipment specifications to accommodate the flight spacecraft/vehicle.

Documents and works to resolve all complex problems.

Effective interpersonal and team-building skills, to engage at both the team and management levels to build confidence and collaboration

Clear and concise written and verbal communications skills – the ability to convey concepts in white papers, MS PowerPoint presentations and participate in open forum discussions

Excellent organization skills

Ability to participate and present at meetings for prime and customer leadership

Required Experience

5 - 10 years' systems engineering knowledge and experience, preferably space and/or ground (satellite C2) systems

Bachelors in Engineering or other Technical field.

Preferred Experience

Experience with operations and sustainment of ground support equipment supporting flight vehicles

Active Top Secret with ability to obtain SCI desired.

Valid Through: 2019-11-7