Systems Engineer, Sr. | Aerospace

YORK SPACE SYSTEMS Denver, CO $110000.00 to $165000.00 per year

Systems Engineer, Sr.| York Space Systems 


York Space Systems was founded to radically improve spacecraft affordability and reliability, transforming, and enabling next generation space mission operations worldwide. Today, it is one of the most innovative aerospace companies, specializing in both end-to-end customer solutions and the rapid production of spacecraft platforms. York’s complete Space Segment Solution including spacecraft production, payload integration, system integration & test, launch services, ground segment services, and mission operations enables customers to leverage York’s existing technology solutions to get rapidly and responsively to orbit. We’re looking to expand our team across the board. 


We are seeking a highly experienced, proactive SE who enjoys managing multiple SE individual contributors to optimize successful outcomes for those individuals and the programs that rely on them. This role would assure that the SE team fulfills needs and assignments across multiple space systems design/integration programs that require SE support throughout the life cycle of a program, both commercial and US government sponsored. You are a can-do person who is willing to step in and support program and technical business needs alongside the team. 



  • Oversee multiple space systems design/integration programs. 

  • Ensure projects are supported through entire like-cycle. 

  • Communicate with internal/external partners. 

  • Seek feedback from interdisciplinary teams to ensure program success. 

  • Lead meetings with customers and relay program details and timelines. 



  • Project leadership (such as chief systems engineer, product lead, or lead project engineer). 

  • Strong communication and coordination skills: verbal, written, and presentation. 

  • Planning and organizing skillsets, including schedule contribution, cost estimation, and personnel forecasting. 

  • Experience leading verification activities (planning and execution). 

  • Strong interpersonal skills and techniques for eliciting and motivating team performance. 

  • Engagement with multidisciplinary teams. 

  • Experience in the design and/or test of a space vehicle. 

  • Experience in interpreting customer (internal and external) needs and expectations. 

  • Functional leadership (such as a group leader, who has been responsible for reviewing performance and providing performance feedback). 

  • Proposal and technical communication/writing. 

  • Experience in all phases of a program life cycle for a single program experience. 

  • 3-5+ years of experience as a system engineer. 


York Space Systems provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, military or protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Must have permanent authorization to work in US.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. 

YORK SPACE SYSTEMS is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled
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