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Emergent Space Technologies, Inc is committed to assuring applicants and employees are treated fairly and equally without regard to any characteristic protected by law.


Job Description

The Network System Architect will perform systems engineering analysis on NASA and NOAA ground communications networks and data processing systems and interaction with low earth orbit (LEO) satellite systems.​  In this position, you will rely on your past experience, professional/​technical judgment, and working knowledge of communication network systems architecture, to evaluate current systems and then work towards implementing efficiencies and improvements from cost, performance, and maintainability perspectives.​



Minimum Requirements

  • At least a Bachelors or Masters in SS Engineering/Computer Science technical field
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in related capacity and subject matter


Desired Qualifications

  • Previous experience working with the operation of LEO satellite systems and their ground system architectures supporting NOAA or Earth Observing Systems (EOS) missions
  • Good technical communications skills.


Additional Information

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.   All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.


More about the Company: Emergent Space Technologies (www.emergentspace.com) is a rapidly growing aerospace/IT engineering company whose mission is to provide cutting-edge information and automation technologies to the aerospace industry.  Emergent is a leading provider of spacecraft flight software and satellite systems support, and our work environment allows our staff to engage with some of the best engineers in the country and work on some of the most advanced spacecraft, satellite, and automation applications.


The company is a CMMI Level 3 certified agile software developer that creates innovative mission-critical applications. Headquartered in Greenbelt, MD, with offices across the country, this elite engineering company provides solutions for both government and commercial customers and constructively engages our more than 60 employees nationwide.


The Emergent employees enjoy a fantastic and comprehensive benefits package that can be tailored to meet the employee's specific needs.  The Emergent work culture is dynamic, entrepreneurial, collaborative, supportive, and collegial.  Emergent offers its employees the opportunity to build a long-term career with a reputation for mission-success on each task we work on!


Emergent Space Technologies, Inc. is committed to assuring applicants and employees are treated fairly without regard to race, religion, sex, marital status, disability, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. We E-Verify.


All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Job Category:

Engineering / Technical Services

Career Level:

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

Job Type:

Full Time/Permanent