Orbital ATK Careers

Manager Integration & Test

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: JPN20182002-44014

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

This opening is for a Deputy I&T Spacecraft Manager which is a support role to the Program I&T Manager. As such the Deputy reports to the I&T Mgr and facilitates all Integration and Test activities on the floor for a specific spacecraft, including: floor planning & personnel tasking, schedule and technical performance.

Acting as a delegate of the I&T Manager, the Deputy at times will act as the Single point-of-contact to both the Program and the Customer with respect to all spacecraft integration, test, and launch activities. Responsible for ensuring spacecraft successfully completes its I&T process, including all mechanical, thermal, electrical, RF, propulsion, quality/inspection, contamination control, and launch activities. Provide support for planning and preparation efforts for all I&T activities including staff planning, procedure development, GSE planning, test requirements compliance, and Test Readiness & Manufacturing Readiness Reviews. Perform EVMS reporting: Generate CPI & SPI variances with detailed basis for exceeded thresholds and out-of-scope expenditures, establish budget Estimates-To-Complete (ETC's) as required Support the floor with supervising satellite I&T activities from first component arrival through S/C single-line flow, environmental testing, and launch. Coordinate with all supporting Work Centers on the incorporation of their deliverables into the I&T flow (harness, propulsion, ECWC, MLI).


  • A Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) and 8 or more years of related experience is required.
  • Leadership abilities to manage a small I&T team comprising mechanical/electrical/RF engineers, technicians, planners and quality assurance.
  • Hands on knowledge and experience with the processing of spacecraft and/or launch vehicles or subsystems.

 Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 8-10 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space