DigitalGlobe System Engineer - Remote Ground Stations in Westminster, Colorado

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The Systems Engineer – Remote Ground Stations performs a key role in developing the future in DigitalGlobe ground station architecture. The SE-RGS is responsible for engaging with key stake holders to determine future requirements, and will develop standards which will scale solutions to meet DigitalGlobe’s scalability needs. The SE-RGS will work closely with implementation teams to ensure that ground stations are meeting operational objectives.


  • Engage with stakeholders to determine future ground station requirements

  • Create and document standards for DigitalGlobe ground stations

  • Conduct research into next generation technologies

  • Determine the architecture which positions DigitalGlobe ground stations for success

  • Collaborate with implementation teams to ensure that systems are implemented with the highest level of performance

  • Improve operational excellence by aligning future architecture with current operations

  • Engage with internal and external customers to ensure business objectives are met

  • Interface with key vendors and partners to deliver DigitalGlobe solutions

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 2 years in system engineering

  • U.S. Citizen with a current DoD Clearance (Secret) or the ability to obtain one

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the year

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in engineering, aerospace or a related field, or equivalent experience

  • Familiarity with satellite ground station infrastructure including antennas, radios and processing systems

DigitalGlobe and Radiant solutions offer a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet in order to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements. Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight.

DigitalGlobe is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.