Colorado Springs, CO
**Description:** **The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space\.**
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder\. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems\. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products\. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you\.
This job is covered under the Service Contract Act \(SCA\) with an hourly wage of $19\.95 per hour\.
Operations Controller – Satellite Operations
The NOPS Operations Controller will perform real\-time mission operations on complex communications systems\. The operations controller position will encompass duties including, but not limited to, the following:
\-Establish voice, messaging, and data communications for multiple\-satellite programs of varying priorities and classifications\.
\-Configuration and monitoring of displays for computer and network equipment during normal mission operations\.
\-Multi\-program coordination and scheduling using custom software tools\.
\-Determination of any anomalous condition and providing corrective actions as required\.
\-Generation of downtime reports and other associated documentation for operational outages\.
\-Support to various operations status, engineering review, and problem boards\.
\-Identification of areas of concern, issues, inefficiencies, and other non\-value\-added activities, as well as proved recommended solutions, as appropriate\.
Some travel may be required\.
Applicants selected will be subject to government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information\.
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big\-picture thinking\.
Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually\. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package\.
\- Ability to solve complex problems in a challenging and dynamic environment
\- Skills and ability to perform assigned technical/para\-engineering tasks
\- Excellent communication skills
\- Microsoft Office Suite skills
\- Satellite Operations experience
**Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status\.**
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours\. Our customers tackle the hardest missions\. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision\. They’re dangerous\. Critical\. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives\. Those are the missions we care about\.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges\. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U\.S\., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories\.