Satellite Operations Specialist in Dulles, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/6/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dulles, VA
  • Duration:
    7 weeks
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for Satellite Operations Specialist. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Satellite Operations Specialist

Location: Dulles, VA 

Work Schedule: Candidates need to be flexible with time as this is a 24/7 operation. Shifts will run in 12 hours.

Hours: 7am-7pm/ 7pm-7am

Job Description

This Satellite Operations Specialist position is a great opportunity for an individual to work with a leading aerospace and defense contractor. The chosen candidate will work on a team of 6-10 and take directions from an operations lead. As a member of the flight operations team, candidate will support satellite launch, early orbit and in orbit testing.

• Support satellite operations assigned
• Satellite testing
• Determining satellite orbit
• Maintaining discretion and confidentiality in all work projects and interactions.

• Previous experience with Space Craft Control
• Experience with Unix operating systems
• Basic computer operating skills

• Previous experience with ground control systems
• Experience with Orbit-testing
• Outstanding work ethic and a high level of confidentiality

Some higher education experience is preferred.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.