Mission Operations Engineer
Posted on 9/8/2023
True Anomaly

51-200 employees

Develops AI-driven spacecraft technology for global security
Company Overview
True Anomaly is a leader in the space technology industry, leveraging the convergence of spacecraft, software, and AI to augment the capabilities of the U.S., its allies, and commercial partners. Their commitment to global security is demonstrated through their efforts to ensure universal space access and sustainability. The company's unique blend of technical prowess and dedication to peaceful space utilization makes it an attractive workplace for those seeking to make a significant impact on Earth's prosperity.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


Total Funding





Denver, Colorado

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM; Masters Degree in STEM preferred
  • 7+ years' experience working in Mission Operations with focus on spacecraft design, testing, launch, and mission execution
  • Advanced understanding of the space domain and orbital mechanics
  • Experience making decisions in high pressure environments
  • Strong technical background in astrodynamics
  • Operational experience with rendezvous and proximity operations (RPO)
  • Knowledge of change management principles and techniques to guide teams through transitions caused by integration efforts
  • Strong project management skills to plan, execute, and oversee integration projects, ensuring they are completed on time and within budget
  • Strong problem-solving abilities to identify and resolve integration challenges and to troubleshoot issues as they arise
  • Familiarity with tools used system integration and project management
  • Excellent communication skills to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, fostering collaboration and understanding
  • Effective collaboration with cross-functional teams, vendors, and external partners to ensure successful integration and alignment with team and strategic goals
  • Leadership skills to guide teams, manage conflicts, and facilitate decision-making during integration projects
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing requirements, technologies, and business needs during the integration process
  • Ability to analyze data and information to make informed decisions and to identify opportunities for optimization
  • Ability to maintain or obtain a TS/SCI clearance
  • Schedule: Ability to work a rotating schedule
  • Work Location - On-site in Colorado Springs, CO
  • Work environment - the work environment; temperature, noise level, inside or outside, or other factors that will affect the person's working conditions while performing the job
  • Physical demands - the physical demands of the job, including bending, sitting, lifting and driving
  • As part of the Force Development team, you will directly influence the design and implementation of unique mission assets and gain experience at every phase of the spacecraft program including design, launch, on-orbit test and checkout, mission execution, and customer engagement. The company culture is one of innovation and speed, so if you are looking for a place that allows you to reach your full potential, this is the job to consider