Program/Event Coordinator- Job ID 10080

SDL’s Strategic & Military Space (SMS) Division is seeking applicants to serve as the Albuquerque Program/Event Coordinator, supporting SDL’s work in the Albuquerque area.  The Space Dynamics Laboratory (SDL) has been solving the technical challenges faced by the military, science community, and industry since 1959.  SDL is a University Affiliated Research Center (UARC) and provides space and airborne IR, VIS, UV, and RF sensors, small satellite technologies, test and calibration, cybersecurity, data assurance, and ground stations. 


Key Responsibilities:

·Perform schedule management and detailed planning from high-level direction

·Coordinate University NanoSat  Program (UNP) events such as technical and programmatic reviews, educational workshops and program related meetings, briefings and events

·Prepare and/or review documents and presentations for conferences, publicity, and reporting

·Create and manage program budgets and expenditures

·Represent UNP to senior leadership (government, military, and contractor), UNP universities, and other UNP stakeholders

·Supervise overarching mission execution of participating universities, including schedule, assignments, and deliverables

·Lead UNP related meetings, reviews, and events

·Make independent decisions with broad impacts to the program


Required Qualifications:

·Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of related experience

·Experience supporting US DoD technical R&D activities including familiarity with DoD computer systems and networks, working on military bases, and organization architecture

·Proficiency in MS Office Suite

·Experience with scheduling, budgeting, and tasking

·Ability to obtain a department of defense security clearance

·Must be a US Citizen


Preferred Qualifications:

·10 or more years of experience supporting US DoD technical R&D activities including familiarity with DoD computer systems and networks, working on military bases, and organization architecture

·Experience with event planning and public speaking


SDL Benefits: SDL offers competitive salaries and benefits. As a University Affiliated Research Center (UARC), SDL also offers unique benefits, such a flexible work schedule and discounted USU tuition of 50% for employees and dependents.

AA/EOE



*Affirmative Action - Equal Opportunity Employer