Hardware Engineer at Kratos Defense & Security Solutions

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
ColoradoSprings, CO
Job Tracking ID:  KTTS-19-026
Location:   Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  December 20, 2018
Job Description:

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity. Our motto, "From Strength to Success," reflects our commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions provider focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), and National customers. 

The qualified candidate will work with a small team responsible for the hardware engineering to sustain and upgrade the Command and Control System – Consolidated (CCS-C). The candidate will validate physical and logical interfaces on all new or replacement hardware, integrate and assemble COTS hardware including cable fabrication, coordinate and support hardware installations, prepare hardware-related documentation updates, support hardware-related system architecture studies, and provide engineering analysis for hardware-related system change proposals. The candidate will work closely with system engineers, developers, test, and on-site user support personnel to support system updates, analyze and resolve system issues, and ensure project objectives are met.

Experience and Skills:


-Bachelors degree in Hardware Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or other engineering equivalent.

-Must have 5+ years experience in hardware engineering and be proficient with AutoCAD.

-Experience with CCS-C and associated satellite programs are a plus.

-Candidate must be self-motivated and capable of working independently or with multiple groups of developers, engineers, and users.

-Candidate must be able to articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms. 

-Active Secret clearance required.

-Position located in Colorado Springs, CO.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.
Kratos Federal offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos Federal is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.


Additional Information:
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP