VP, Capacity Management

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About the role

The VP of Capacity Management is a critical multi-functional role, developing the necessary tool(s), interfaces, and algorithms that optimize Mangata Networks' on-orbit and ground resources and maximize the overall system capacity and performance. This role reports to the Chief Architect.


Requirements for the role


  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Science

  • 20+ years of experience in satellite system design and analysis

  • Detailed knowledge of complex satellite communication systems, including knowledge regarding both ground and satellite design and operations

  • Detailed experience with various coding languages (including Python, VBA and C/C++), as well as the ability to implement novel algorithms around complex multi-variable problems sets

  • Detailed knowledge and experience with cloud-based operations and resources

  • Ability to work with a software team and process to refine algorithms for an operational environment

  • Ability to prepare and present material and analysis to customers, and respond to questions/comments in realtime



You will be responsible for


  • Developing the algorithms to optimize network resources (space and ground), and validating them in a DevOps environment

  • Defining the underlying operational infrastructure

  • Model available on-orbit capacity based on known constraints/variables

  • Defining the system interfaces; the automation of the resource manager for continuous operations; and developing the necessary concept of operations (CONOPs)

SALARY: $150,000 - $200,000

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help shape the way the world interacts with information. Our values at Mangata are: Courage, Teamwork, Commitment, and Getting Stuff Done. If you have the drive, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's go near, far and beyond.

About Mangata


Mangata is a Swedish word for the path of light that the moonlight draws on water, a universal symbol sung in many cultures. 


Mangata is more than just a satellite-enabled telecommunication services company. We work to enable people’s dreams by creating the needed connectivity infrastructure, services, and user experience at a cost people can afford. This, all the while building and operating a successful business. For that, we have created a clever proprietary architecture and brought together a team of remarkable professionals who all want to pave the path, resolutely.   


Mangata is deploying a satellite network using highly elliptical and medium earth orbits to provide network connectivity globally.   We will be developing innovative products for our customers to take advantage of our global network.