GPS Operations Transition Analyst

US-CO-Peterson AFB
2 weeks ago
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Minimum Clearance

About Engility

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


The Global Positioning System (GPS) Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team in El Segundo, CA has an immediate need for an Integration Engineer. This individual will work with teammates, customers and stakeholders to identify and manage critical dependencies between programs and projects within the GPS Directorate to ensure synchronziation of efforts to sustain and evolve GPS capabilities that are the world-wide gold standard for Position, Navigation and Timing.

Plans, integrates, and assists in the execution of Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Suitability with GPS Modernization Transition to Operations activities to create a seamless transition from the Operational Control System (OCS) to modernized capabilities.

  • Performs systems engineering analyses, technical reviews, and assessments; coordinate analyses efforts, methods, and techniques; develop products and briefings; and perform technical engagement with, and briefings for and to, government customers, stakeholders, and developer 
  • Conducts enterprise level systems engineering and integration processes to manage operational transition and fielding of multi-segment complex systems 
  • Develops transition to operations plans, support reviews, utilize and improve systems processes 
  • Works closely with GPS operators from 2 SOPS and 19 SOPS at Schriever AFB CO
  • Develops detailed O&MS execution plans (Subject Matter Experts development, technical interchanges, human-systems integration, In-Process Reviews, etc.)
  • Oversees transition inputs to Certification of System Readiness for Dedicated Operational Test
  • Assists transition to operations with GPS Modernization Subject Matter Expert (SME) development and certification, and Transition Crew development and certification

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • +9 years of relevant experience
  • Current DoD Secret Security Clearance
  • Experience managing operational transitions and fielding of complex systems 
  • Knowledge of development lifecycle, project integration, and stakeholder processes  
  • Effective interpersonal skills, ability to conduct system engineering and integration, development of analysis reports, and strong briefing and writing skills are essential 
  • Ability to think critically, synthesize information from multiple sources into comprehensive plans, assimilate diverse user and mission needs, identify technical issues, and understand impacts within and external to the GPS Enterprise 
  • Experience in Space Operations
  • Knowledge of Operational Suitability, Safety, and Effectiveness elements

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or technical field
  • USAF Operations & Maintenance experience
  • 2 SOPS or 19 SOPS Experience
  • Experience with Test, Transition, and GPS External Interfaces
  • Experience with 14 AF, HANU, JSpOC, NGA, SNL, or USNO


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Engility is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Engility provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Engility maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, and need a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, please contact us via our home page.