Computer Operator III

in Colorado Springs, CO

Computer Operator III Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


  • Req #


  • Organization

    ESS4400 SPACE

  • Business Unit


  • Department

    72F0B41:Mission Ops & Sustainment

  • Job Category


  • Career Area


  • Job Location

    Colorado Springs, CO 80912, US

  • Job Type


  • Clearance Level

    TS/SCI w/Poly

  • Career Level

    TS/SCI w/Poly

  • Schedule

    ROTATING- Rotating hrs/day per week

  • Shift


  • Remote


The coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin Space.
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

This job is covered under the Service Contract Act (SCA) with an hourly wage of $19.95 per hour.

Operations Controller – Satellite Operations

The NOPS Operations Controller will perform real-time mission operations on complex communications systems. The operations controller position will encompass duties including, but not limited to, the following:
-Establish voice, messaging, and data communications for multiple-satellite programs of varying priorities and classifications.
-Configuration and monitoring of displays for computer and network equipment during normal mission operations.
-Multi-program coordination and scheduling using custom software tools.
-Determination of any anomalous condition and providing corrective actions as required.
-Generation of downtime reports and other associated documentation for operational outages.
-Support to various operations status, engineering review, and problem boards.
-Identification of areas of concern, issues, inefficiencies, and other non-value-added activities, as well as proved recommended solutions, as appropriate.

Some travel may be required.

Applicants selected will be subject to government security investigations and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.

Job Qualifications

- Ability to solve complex problems in a challenging and dynamic environment

- Skills and ability to perform assigned technical/para-engineering tasks

- Excellent communication skills

- Microsoft Office Suite skills

Job Skills

- Satellite Operations experience

Additional Information

Who We Are

At Lockheed Martin, veterans are at the center of everything we do — in fact, one in five of our employees has served in uniform. We are proud to help men and women like you successfully transition into civilian careers. Join us and you will find opportunities to take on the same kind of long-term challenging assignments you tackled while in the military.
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