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Product Support Analyst 1

ARES Corporation
Lompoc, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
ARES Corporation seeks a candidate to support the US Space Force's Launch and Test Range System (LTRS) Integrated Support Contract (LISC). LISC ensures mission success through responsive Operations, Maintenance and Sustainment of Space and Missile Systems. As part of this team, your work will directly support efforts to successfully launch rockets into space. This position is located at Vandenberg Space Force Base, CA.

Essential Functions
  • The Product Support Analyst (PSA) 1 will support the development of product and sustainment artifacts within the framework of a Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition environment for electrical and mechanical systems.
  • The position requires supporting the deployed Range Systems sustainment posture from project initiation through closure. The PSA will utilize engineering drawings, data sheets, technical manuals, design presentations, and other technical data in various stages of development to perform the following:
    • Coordinate with Senior Analysts and Engineers to define and implement a logistics support structure that maximizes operational capability and product lifecycle sustainability within the constraints of organizational standards and requirements.
    • Perform parts research and analysis using various tools, e.g., Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) database, WebFLIS, FedLog, Maximo, or direct vendor contact.
    • Provide support to multiple sustainment projects in developing product support plans, product indenture reports, recommended sparing reports, and training documents.
    • Participate in project Integrated Product Teams and provide support to all Integrated Logistics Support Technical Interchange Meetings.
      • Assist in the development of PowerPoint presentations and establishing meetings.
    • Perform other related duties as required, e.g., physical configuration audits, and data and configuration management activities associated with deployment of Range Systems.
Required Skills:
  • Working knowledge of materials, components, assemblies, computer, and peripheral hardware designs – parts and associated drawings.
  • Familiarity with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) tools, e.g., Windchill or equivalent – preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications, and Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment and take direction.
  • Strong verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Required Experience
  • Bachelor's degree, or a combination of experience and education
  • 0 – 2 years’ experience in sustaining engineering environment preferred.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications
  • Some extended standing, bending, and travel to remote sites, e.g., Pillar Point Air Force Station, and Pt. Mugu.
  • The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project requirements.
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance, which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization.

ARES offers a competitive compensation and benefit package. Full time employees may participate in:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • HSA/FSA Accounts
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Critical Illness & Accident Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays

ARES is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer and complies with E-Verify.

ARES shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

All Federal contractor employees may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 regardless of work location (including work from home). Full vaccination status is achieved two weeks after the final vaccine dose. This requirement does allow for certain reasonable accommodations for medical or religious reasons.

ARES Corporation


Lompoc, CA
93437 USA



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