Craig Technologies

Systems Analyst - Metric Data Reduction (Launch Performance)

Data Analyst in Lompoc, CA

Posted 2019-07-19

Title: Metric Data Reduction Analyst - (SECRET CLEARANCE)
Location: Lompoc, CA (Vendenberg Air Force Base)
Clearance: Secret
Citizenship Requirement: US (No Sponsorship Available)
Req #: 1794
Salary: Competitive

Craig Technologies is in support of service on the forefront of our nation’s access to space. Our mission, as a Woman/Minority/Disabled-Vet Owned Small DoD Subcontractor, is cutting edge and composed of teams with the latest in Aerospace Industry Information Technologies and engineering. We are looking for talented and motivated individuals who have the drive to be a part of the overall "It's all about the mission..." goal and join the race to be leaders in this dynamic environment!

Job Title: Metric Data Reduction Analyst

Functional Title: System Analyst - LPA

Job Description:
Performs complex analysis tasks associated with the research and root cause determinations for anomalous Range system and launch vehicle performance using software tools and methodical analysis techniques.

Essential Functions:
Works with technical staff to investigate problems with software tools to ensure timely resolutions and minimal impact
Resolves Customer concerns with analysis details and products and responds to suggestions for improvement
Evaluates technical documentation of peer analysts as part of structured peer review process for all documents
Analysis of radar, telemetry and GPS data to evaluate instrumentation system performance to ensure that Western Range metric data systems are providing optimum performance and Range safety coverage
Edit raw data, creation of computer input files, program execution, publishing of analysis results
Prepare definitive statements that define the coordinate system and accuracy of the data
Maintain knowledge base on issues and concerns related to performance evaluation that impact LISC’s ability to execute its mission
Other projects as assigned by management
Required Skills:
Analytical and design skills at multiple product levels
Effective communication skills to interface with Customers, support personnel and management, and for providing high-quality documentation to customers
Excellent problem-solving skills for detailed data analysis and detection of latent issues in data products or equipment and vehicle performance
Creative thinking and methodical analysis and documentation skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to switch between tasks quickly
Ability to prioritize tasks and deal with frequent change
Ability to provide quality driven and Customer service-oriented deliverables
Self-starter with a desire for continuous learning

Required Experience:
Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, math/physics or related field preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
two or more years of detailed analysis of aerospace system performance, systems engineering design, developmental or Western Range performance evaluation experience
Experience working with Command Destruct, Communications, Data Handling, GPS, Radar, Range Safety, Telemetry, or Timing instrumentation system principles is desired
Experience with Radio Frequency (RF) technology is desired
Experience working in a fast-paced, diverse environment with regimented reporting structure and short suspense dates on reports to customers
Experience working with relational databases, scheduling software and other related technologies
Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Windows based programs
The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project requirements.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization.
Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.

Craig Technologies is an EEO Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other non-job-related protected status. All candidates selected will be subject to a security background investigation and must meet all eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Company summary

Craig Technologies supports projects from concept to real-world application with end-users in mind using a wide scope of award-winning engineering and technical solutions, including software design/development, systems engineering, multidisciplinary engineering, training and courseware development, modeling and simulation, IT support, and integrated logistics support.


Education/tuition reimbursement (up to $4,000/year); cash and non-cash recognition programs.

Interview process

First introduction to the company and position to uncover candidate career goals, skill alignment with current opportunities, and availability; interviews may be conducted via teleconference or in-person; candidates may often to be invited to more than one interview in a selection process.

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