Senior Systems Engineer / Systems Integrator

    • Job Tracking ID: RTL:20-044
    • Job Location: Denver, CO
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 08/16/2021
    • Years of Experience: 8+
    • Radford Job Code: 05203 - 05204 Sys Design/Architecture Engineer
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Job Description

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity within the space industry. Our motto "Ready For What's Next" reflects a commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers.


The Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), classified customers and commercial customers. We are an agile and innovative solutions provider in that we integrate Kratos-developed products with 3rd party software, as well as design and develop new tools and applications to provide end-to-end systems that solve mission unique requirements.


The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible to support teams and programs for systems engineering design, analysis, planning, implementation, troubleshooting, enhancements, and complex systems or networks with respect to SATCOM ground systems. The candidate will work closely with government customers and a cross-functional team (PMO, engineering, development, test, and integration). 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Requirements analysis

System design

Reliability analysis

System hardware/software integration

Risk management

System documentation updates

Experience and Skills

Required Experience:


8+ years engineering experience

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, System Engineering or engineering equivalent

Familiarity with modern IT infrastructure capabilities to include virtualization, cloud deployment and containerization

Self-motivated and comfortable working within multiple groups of developers, engineers, and testers

Articulate technical concepts orally and in written forms both internally to the team as well as externally to the customer and users

Experience with Linux


Desired Skills/Experience:

Experience with satellite ground systems

Experience with RF / DSP

Experience with Oracle

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


U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.


Kratos offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos 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.


Salary Range $96k-$160k per year




  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program