Calibration Radar Software Engineer Level 3

Professional Colorado Springs, Colorado


Job Title: Calibration Radar Software Engineer Level 3

Job ID#: #nnn


Job Description:

Omitron is part of the team awarded the DARC contract from the U.S. Space Force (USSF) Space Systems Command (SSC) to develop, test, and deliver a Deep-Spaced Advanced Radar Capability (DARC) in support of its Space Domain Awareness mission.


The DARC program will field a resilient ground-based radar providing our nation with significantly enhanced space domain awareness for geostationary orbit. While current ground-based systems operate at night and can be impacted by weather conditions, DARC will provide an all-weather, 24/7 capability to monitor the highly dynamic and rapidly evolving geosynchronous orbital environment critical to national and global security.


DARC will augment the military’s space surveillance network as an additional sensor with increased capacity and capability to monitor deep space objects and eventually provide full global coverage. The initial DARC contract includes the design, development, and delivery of a Site 1 system located in the Indo-Pacific region, expected to be completed in 2025. There will be a follow-on of two additional sites strategically placed around the world.


This position will be responsible for closely working with the Radar Calibration team on algorithm development and implementation. 


Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated background in advanced Mathematics 
  • Experience with radar calibration on algorithm development
  • C++ 
  • Agile processes
  • Experience with technical leadership of small teams


Desired skills: 

  • Other Coding languages: Python, Java, etc. 
  • Physics Background 
  • Satellite Operations Background 


Required experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 3 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 5 years of prior related experience.


Security Clearance and other Requirements:

Active Secret Clearance andUS citizenship is required. EEO/AA. E-Verify Participation.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all employees are required to be fully vaccinated to be eligible for the position. You may be required to provide documentation of Full Coronavirus Vaccination Status to Omitron, and the designated personnel of the subcontracting, contracting, and/or federal officials.


Job Location:

Colorado Springs 

Benefits include:

Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

HSA or FSA accounts

Company-paid ST/LT Disability and AD&D insurance

Paid Federal Holidays

Paid Vacation Leave and Sick Leave

401k with company match

Supplemental Insurance options like AFLAC

Education Assistance

Voluntary Life Insurance



Company Overview:

Welcome to Omitron! A quick background on us before getting into the fun stuff. Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business with locations all over the US. Our headquarters is located in Beltsville, Maryland with a regional office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and so many other locations we don’t have the space to list them all. We’ve been around for over 35 years since 1984 to be exact. Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military programs and is recognized across the industry for that excellence.


We recognize that outstanding people are the key to our success, so we take our time in selecting highly qualified and motivated individuals. We make sure to provide them with an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture continued growth.


To provide that environment, Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package (that our employees rave about), and excellent career growth opportunities. Omitron also strives to foster a fun and welcoming work culture, the various offices often hold moral events (paintball anyone? Or how about a nice picnic?) in addition to holiday parties and the like.


Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply. E-Verify Participation.