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MAXAR BOM Analyst in Palo Alto, California

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Maxar is seeking a BOM Analyst to join our team in Palo Alto, CA.


  • Establish and maintain working database for the purposes of organization, management, and control of contractual information and requirements for subcontracted flight hardware.

  • Interface with various internal organizations (Payload Engineering, Systems Engineering, PMO, Advanced Systems, Materiel, etc…), to promote interdepartmental communication and improved management of information.

  • Support flight hardware specification development activities and ensure documents are in full compliance with applicable program contractual requirements.

  • Assist in the upkeep of department procedures, work instructions, and training records.

  • Assist with the maintenance of web based flight hardware equipment catalog and department homepage.

  • Generate, update, and present weekly progress metrics for flight hardware and documentation deliverables.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or other related technical field.

  • 4 years of database management experience in a technical environment

  • Good practical experience working with document editing software, Adobe Acrobat Pro, and MS Office software (Word, Excel, Visio)

  • Be familiar with international standards.

  • Experience of the full design lifecycle, concept to disposal.

  • Knowledge on Configuration Management processes, techniques and tools.

  • Experience in a leadership role, as well as being a team player, with strong communication skills and the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels

  • Good written and verbal communication skills to allow effective communication with both technical and non-technical teams

  • Knowledge of PLM (TeamCenter) would be an advantage

MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.