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As an HR Operations Specialist, youโ€™ll be learning and assisting with identifying business continuous improvement opportunities and related actions in order to mitigate risks, improve compliance and enhance our process efficiencies. You will help identify gaps in current business processes, assess the efficiencies of operations, analyze internal controls for weaknesses and formulate recommendations for process improvements. Your duties will also include supporting the identification of key business process management solutions, coordinating with HRIS for automation within HR systems to align with policy and process, facilitating our process and system updates with cross-functional teams, and documenting formal business policies, processes, and procedures in a clear and concise manner to support ease of use and understanding.

Sierra Space, based in Louisville, Colorado with operations in Madison, Wisconsin, Durham, North Carolina, and Kennedy Space Center, Florida, designs and manufactures advanced spacecraft, satellites, propulsion and environmental systems, spacecraft subsystems and components for the U.S. government (including NASA), commercial customers and international organizations. Learn more about Sierra Space

Must Haves:

  • Bachelorโ€™s degree in a related field and typically 0-2 years of relevant experience.

  • Relevant work experience may substitute for required education.

  • Higher education may be considered in lieu of relevant experience

  • Basic understanding of HR practices, principles, and techniques

  • Familiarity with data analysis tools, including Excel

  • Exposure to HR management systems

  • Basic knowledge of laws and regulations governing HR, Employment, and EEO Compliance


  • Experience with Workday

  • Experience in a call center or as a data entry clerk

  • Knowledge of Federal Contracting Regulations (CAS, FAR/DFARS)

  • Understanding of process improvement and audit procedures and techniques

  • Experience with Government reporting (EEO-1, VETS, AAP, etc.)

  • Knowledge and experience with process documentation and gap analysis procedure

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances


To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

With 30+ years of proven spaceflight heritage, Sierra Space has provided more than 4,000 space systems, subsystems and components to customers worldwide, and participated in more than 500 missions to space, including to Mars. The company has technology in production and in development to enable space habitats for short- and long-duration space travel, a fleet of Dream Chaser spaceplanes, and the first free-flying commercial space station. Please visit to learn more about Sierra Space, its business areas, capabilities, programs, products and services.

As COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities, we are taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 and associated variants pose in the workplace. SNC is committed to supporting our employees while ensuring we continue to meet essential national security needs of our country.

With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, SNC will continue to require COVID-19 vaccination status for all employees including new hires. In accordance with applicable requirements, all current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated may be required to adhere to enhanced onsite safety protocols including weekly COVID-19 testing, face coverings, and social distancing.ย 

The status of applicable COVID-19 vaccination requirements are subject to change depending on applicable court orders and the course of ongoing litigation. Candidates may later be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved exemption.ย 

At Sierra Space, our mission is to dream, innovate, inspire and empower the next generation to transform humanity through technology and imagination. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome our employees to bring their whole selves to their work. Sierra Space is committed to fostering an inclusive, accepting, and diverse environment free of discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Contributions to Sierra Space come in many shapes and styles, and we believe diversity in our workforce fosters new and greater ways to dream, innovate, and inspire.

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Sierra Space
United States, Broomfield, CO
Posted 15d ago
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