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     Date Submitted:06-11-2014
     Last Modified:14-06-2017 (01:26)
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     Current job:Senior Engineer - Satellite Capacity and Traffic Management
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:within 2 months
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services, Space Tourism
     KeywordsProgram management, RF telecommunications, DBS, FSS, satellite payload, link analysis, systems engineering, project engineering


    Bachelor of Science Degree, Physics

    Master of Science Degree, Space Systems Engineering Management

    Satellite RF payload systems performance expert

    Aided in design and implementation of new satellite systems

    Created and implemented new training materials for on-going satellite courses

    9+ years Program Management and satellite engineering experience

    13+ years spacecraft use, flight ops, familiarity




    EchoStar Satellite Services                     2016 - present

    Senior Engineer

    Englewood, CO

    All duties and job responsibilities of Engineer III

    Satellite capacity and traffic management

    Draft satellite build RFI and RFP

    Technical review of satellite design concepts

    Project manager for calibrated antenna system

    Program manager for satellite traffic transfer preparation


    EchoStar Satellite Services                2014 - 2016

    Engineer III

    Englewood, CO

    New satellite program development requirements

    Coordination with multiple engineering and business groups

    Design, plan, execute new satellite transition operations

    Read/interpret spacecraft payload block diagrams

    Support regulatory (FCC and ITU) requirements and technical documentation for filings

    Schedule S data, Technical Annex, interference analysis

    Miscellaneous engineering and analytical duties as required by the business/leadership

    Verify satellite coverage for new services

    Troubleshoot via trending, link analysis and consumer data

    Link budget analysis (using SatMaster Pro)

    Introduction to satellites and space class for non-technical coworkers

    Up-training new engineer on staff as a mentor role

    Remote monitor and control access and daily usage for satellite uplink earth station

    Attend design review meetings at satellite manufacturer locations

    Assist business development group in speculative satellite coverage for opportunities

    Create, monitor, and update status of fleet end of life and contingency planning

    Executive level reporting and presentation

    All other duties included in Program Manager role also


    EchoStar Satellite Services                  2007 - 2014

    Program Manager/Space Programs

    Englewood, CO

    Aid in design, RFP/RFI, analysis, and future planning for new spacecraft

    Process and compile information, records and files regarding EchoStar’s satellite technology including spacecraft operations manuals and design reviews

    Manage project timelines and scheduling teleconferences

    File relevant documentation as required by the FCC and NOAA

    Have direct contact with senior management to ensure 100% accuracy with all satellite analysis and capabilities

    Work with multiple teams in diversified array of departments

    Work with team to provide maximum use of all satellite systems

    Plan strategies to reduce costs, improve quality, and meet future requirements


    EchoStar Satellite Services                  2004 - 2007

    Senior Spacecraft Controller

    Cheyenne, WY

    Monitored and maintained satellite fleet 24/7

    Direct supervision of 3 junior level Controllers

    Implemented and developed systems for training regarding special projects

    Planned daily, weekly and monthly activities regarding tracking and ranging equipment

    Assisted with managerial sessions to support dynamic operational needs

    Facilitated training workshops, including one-on-one interaction

    Miscellaneous managerial duties as assigned by management

    Compiled and logged pertinent information regarding the state of health monitoring for all EchoStar fleet satellites

    Promoted up from entry level to senior level controller in less than 3 years.




    University of Northern Colorado, Greeley Colorado

    Bachelor of Science Degree:  Physics

    Graduation: 2003

    Webster University

    Master of Science Degree:  Space Systems Engineering and Technical Management

    Graduation: May 2016


    Office software experience:  MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, MS Access, MS Outlook, MS Project, SatSoft, SatMaster Pro



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