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System Engineer I

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18 months 
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Pasadena, CA 91109  
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JPL/NASA is looking to fill a system engineer I position in Pasadena, CA. In this role you will be responsible for the development, planning, and negotiation of Deep Space Network (DSN) antenna tracking schedules for various spacecraft.


Location: Pasadena, CA 91109 Position: System Engineer I
Pay Rate: $38.00/hr
Duration: 18 months or longer

We do offer paid time offs, holidays, 401k, medical, dental, and vision



  • Gain understanding of mission DSN tracking requirements.
  • Compute and analyze multi-mission DSN scheduling data and negotiate with other system engineers to finalize DSN tracking schedule.
  • Interact frequently with mission engineers, scientists, and all levels of management.
  • Deliver error-free products to spacecraft team.
  • Provide solutions to technical and engineering problems as they relate to scheduling the DSN.



  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Science, or a related technical discipline.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate with peers to solve complex problems.
  • Ability to prioritize work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Must be self-motivated, able to multitask, and be comfortable in a high stress position.
  • Work experience in any customer service position.
  • US citizen or permanent resident.


  • Python programming.

Note: This particular client is requiring that all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations may be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine.


At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.


We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!



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