Full-Time

Orbital Analyst

Posted on 5/28/2024

Slingshot Aerospace

Slingshot Aerospace

51-200 employees

Data and analytics solutions from aerospace sources

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Aerospace

Mid

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Python
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Must be eligible to obtain or maintain U.S. Government clearances
  • Bachelor's-level degree in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Physics, Astronomy, related field, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in orbital dynamics and satellite operations
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience reading and writing code in Python or other scripting languages
  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time
Responsibilities
  • Provide analytical and orbital analysis support to customers and support related training events
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams in conducting feasibility assessments in relation to customer space object tracking needs
  • Engage with customers and stakeholders to shape requirements and ensure successful outcomes for mission-critical needs
  • Exercise Slingshot’s software using real-time and historical data, and perform quality assurance on its outputs
  • Support ongoing and future transitions of products and services to the SGSN, space operations centers, and other technology testbeds
  • Develop software and shell scripts to automate, monitor, and enhance data processing related to space operations
  • Contribute expertise and ideas to help shape products and strategies
  • Prepare technical reports and briefing materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned (to be less than 10% of the responsibilities listed above)
  • Execute all position responsibilities in alignment with Slingshot’s core values, mission, and purpose

If you're passionate about the burgeoning field of space tech, Slingshot Aerospace is an excellent place to work. The company leads in integrating data from satellites and ground-based sensors, offering critical analytical tools used in decision-making for satellite tracking, collision avoidance, and space education. This focus not only highlights their commitment to technological precision but also reflects their pivotal role in advancing space safety and education.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$159.6M

Headquarters

El Segundo, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

24%