Project Manager, Space Services

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About Spire

Spire Global is a space-to-cloud analytics company that owns and operates the largest multi-purpose constellation of satellites.  Its proprietary data and algorithms provide the most advanced maritime, aviation and weather tracking in the world.  In addition to its constellation, Spire’s data infrastructure includes a global ground station network and 24/7 operations that provide real-time global coverage of every point on Earth. 

Job Description

Through Spire Space Services, customers build and operate their own satellite constellations on top of Spire’s proven satellite, ground, and web infrastructure. As Project Manager, you will be instrumental in our customers’ success, managing the schedule and budget of the deployment of their applications to space. We are looking for creative, collaborative, and pragmatic leaders who want to build close relationships with internal and external stakeholders, deliver operational excellence, and use technology in space to improve life on Earth. 

Responsibilities of your role:

  • Develop and execute detailed project plans to deliver custom applications to space on-time and on-budget
  • Serve as the primary point of contact during the project and ensure full customer satisfaction throughout
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the reliable execution of projects
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Report and escalate to management as needed 

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience working in project or program management, including technical projects
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to work with both public sector and private sector customers
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of google products
  • Experience in managing complex technical projects to successful completion
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus

 

Spire is Global and our success draws upon the diverse viewpoints, skills and experiences of our employees. Our employees represent over 32 countries, across 6 different continents. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status.

 

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