ADS’ highly technical staff has operational experience flying more than 20 satellites including past and future NASA science missions (IBEX, LCROSS, LADEE, CPOD), military communications satellites, and commercial imagery satellites.  In addition to providing aerospace engineering subject matter expertise and being on console during satellite operations, ADS software engineers collaborate with our aerospace engineers to build innovative flight dynamics software systems that automate trajectory design and maneuver planning, orbit determination and propagation, collision assessment and avoidance, and other mission critical functions.  The partnership and collaboration among the ADS staff possessing a broad range of skills and a diverse set of background experiences make the ADS team a dynamic and exciting place to work.