Full-Time

Director – Telesat Lightspeed Mission Assurance

LS136

Posted on 5/3/2024

Telesat

Telesat

501-1,000 employees

Provides broadband via LEO satellites

Hardware

Senior

Ottawa, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Atlassian
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • Master's degree or equivalent in Engineering Management is preferable
  • At least 15 years' experience in engineering development involving both hardware and software, preferably working in communications or satellites
  • At least 5 years' experience as a manager with Mission Assurance experience
  • Ability to assess technical status and issues in hardware, software, and operations
  • Expertise in failure and anomaly investigation, corrective action, preventive action, and continuous improvement
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Significant skill in influence management
  • High-level of expertise with Microsoft Office suite and Atlassian tools
Responsibilities
  • Provide a vision of how the program will achieve Mission Success
  • Drive implementation and oversee execution of processes to ensure Telesat Lightspeed system Mission Success
  • Develop and maintain a system for communicating, managing and linking processes
  • Provide training on processes
  • Advise senior management on communications related to Mission Assurance
  • Ensure effective Risk Management
  • Administer program quality processes

Telesat provides an exceptional work environment for those passionate about advancing global communication technologies. As a leader in the deployment of Low Earth Orbit satellites, the company delivers high-capacity, secure broadband connectivity with remarkably low latency and fiber-like speeds, making it a key player in its industry. Working here offers the opportunity to be at the forefront of enhancing worldwide internet connectivity and innovation, which is critical for both technological advancement and bridging digital divides.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$30.7M

Headquarters

Ottawa, Canada

Founded

1969

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

20%