Geocent Recruiting Team

  • Data Management Coordinator (DMC)

    Job ID 2019-5391
    Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
  • Overview


    Whether we’re enabling space exploration, protecting our homeland, or serving our veterans,
    our projects combine science, technology, and strategy
    to create big solutions for the world’s most difficult challenges.



    Geocent offers exciting and challenging opportunities in technology and engineering fields. As part of the Geocent team, you have the chance to work with state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies while expanding your skillset and advancing your career. Consistently named as a Best Place to Work, we are known for fostering a rich, employee-centric company culture with a focus on personal growth, professional development, and community outreach.


    Benefits & Perks

    We offer a comprehensive package of benefits and perks aimed at assisting and supporting our employees professionally and personally:

    Health & Wellness + Life & Income Protection + Paid Time Off (PTO) & Leave + 401(K) Enrollment & Company Match + Profit Sharing


    Help us hire. Get paid.
    Geocent provides incentives when you refer your friends and family to us.

    We look for the best talent and our external referral program is designed to reward you when you share our open positions with your network.


    • The International Space Station (ISS) Data Management Coordinator (DMC) is a Payload Operations Integration Center (POIC) flight control position that manages the onboard International Space Station (ISS) data, video, and network systems in the capture and downlink of various types of scientific and operational data that is generated during real-time payload operations. 
    • The DMC position requires knowledge in communications, networks, and command systems and is responsible for maintaining an in-depth knowledge of the ISS onboard data, video, and network systems that are configured, monitored, and managed to support real-time science payload operations. 
    • The DMC is also involved in console display requirements development, operational procedure development, testing, certification of operations flight readiness, and training.  The DMC is a command-certified flight controller that reports to the Payload Operations Director (POD) as a member of the Payloads Operations Flight Control Team during realtime operations. 
    • The DMC coordinates data, video, and network related activities with payload developer teams and flight controllers at the Johnson Space Center (JSC) and International Partner (IP) flight controllers from the European and Japanese Space Agencies. 


    • Willingness to participate in shift work.
    • Due to the government contract, citizenship is required.

    EEO Statement

    Geocent is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.



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