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Satellite Payload Engineer at ADGA Group Consultants Inc.

Satellite Payload Engineer

ADGA Group Consultants Inc. Ottawa, Ontario Contractor
Company Description

Job Description

For those who dream of advancing our understanding of Planet Earth and participate in space exploration, ADGA Group Consultants Inc. offers exciting opportunities in Spacecraft Engineering, Ground Station Design, Earth Monitoring, Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality. 

Come join the Space Solutions Division of a Canadian success story that has been delivering unrivalled technical and project management expertise since 1967.

We are hiring 2 'Satellite Payload Engineers' who will be involved in a wide range of duties on this interesting project outlined below. 

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Write Project Technical Documentation which includes Test Plans related to Satellite Payload hardware.
  • Perform engineering design, test and analysis of satellite payload equipment. 
  • Write or co-write analysis reports such as Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Radio Frequency (RF), or Passive Intermodulation (PIM) for Satellite Payload Hardware. 
  • Prepare and review satellite/payload requirements or specifications documentation.
  • Review, analyze, and provide recommendations on satellite systems and payloads on engineering details, including plans, procedure specifications, and related data, to assess their compliance to DND and international body specifications or guidelines.
  • Review, prepare and analyze vendor/contractor monthly progress reports, minutes of meetings, schedules, and costing information.
  • Brief and present to DND PMO on all technical or vendor programmatic issues.
  • Create, review, analyze and/or manage test and evaluation plans and present the test results.
  • Review, analyze, prepare, and interpret SOW’s.
  • Recommend technical solutions based on an analysis of discrepancies, deficiencies and changes to equipment and specifications.
  • Liaise with diversified engineering disciplines to ensure satellite systems/payloads integrity, performance, reliability, and maintainability.
  • Provide or oversee satellite systems integration and analysis services.
  • Conduct or oversee design, technical, and management reviews to monitor, advise, and report on technical progress and potential problems.
  • Conduct or oversee satellite systems integration testing and evaluation, the testing and integration may occur outside the National Capital Region (NCR)/Ottawa region.
  • Review, analyze and provide recommendations via reports on the suitability of documentation provided by industry.
  • Develop and review test plans and procedures for all prototypes, engineering, and flight models.
  • Provide recommendations with costs regarding satellite payloads.
  • Conduct technical definition studies and options analyses.
  • Participate at stakeholder and standards body meetings and provide clear and concise technical reports and/or presentations; and
  • Participate in Preliminary/Critical Design Review, Material and Test review boards and provide DND PMO with reports to summarize all technical and programmatic risks.

  • Electronic/Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Physics Degree OR
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineering by any regulated body in Canada AND
  • At least 5 years of experience in the last 10 years with each of the following:
    • writing Project Technical Documentation (e.g. Statement of Work, Statement of Requirements, technical specifications) for Information Management / Information Technology (IM/IT) projects valued $1M or more.
    • performing engineering design, test or analyst of satellite payload equipment.

Additional Information

  • Client flexible to hire candidate to work remotely (within Canada)
  • These contract opportunities are until January 2022 (potential extension) 
  • Must to be eligible and also obtain a valid Secret level federal government clearance as well as the Controlled Goods Assessment.

ADGA commits to putting diversity into action to build a stronger, more representative team and help our customers and communities thrive. We are a proudly Canadian and woman-led company, striving to further diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and provide every individual with the opportunities and resources to help them reach their full potential.

ADGA s'engage à mettre la diversité en action pour bâtir une équipe plus forte et plus représentative et aider nos clients et nos communautés à prospérer. Nous sommes une entreprise fièrement canadienne, dirigée par une femme. Nous nous engageons pour promouvoir la diversité, l'équité et l'inclusion dans le milieu de travail et d'offrir à chaque personne les possibilités et les ressources qui lui permettront de réaliser son plein potentiel.

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