Avatar Technologies Capabilities
Avatar provides an outstanding mix of seasoned professionals and young innovative thinkers to solve challenging, complex problems – on time and in budget. Areas of expertise and past performance include:

Integration – We work across organizational boundaries and bring together technical teams to solve tough integration issues. Avatar provides a team with a proven track record for integrating new systems into legacy environments while maintaining operational functionality. We also bring component integration expertise to ensure that all integration issues are analyzed and resolved prior to system production.

Planning – Our experienced team of technical  experts provide the type of partnership necessary when planning and defining multi-level, complex missions. We help agency leaders define mission goals and objectives so that projects are more successful and remain on-time and on-budget.

System Engineering – Engineering knowledge and experience is at the core of everything we do. Our experience, knowledge, and insight enables us to provide clients with creative solutions that accomplish more, improve productivity and meet strict budget demands for a wide variety of technical challenges. We have extensive experience in coordinating across agencies to achieve mission goals and we support the SE&I team from identification of needs through project evaluation, selection and funding to satisfy the most challenging mission objectives.

Mission Assurance – We take a disciplined approach to mission assurance combining system engineering, risk management, quality and safety principles to achieve success of design, development, testing and operations processes.

Software Development – Our engineering team’s specialized industry experience and proven ability to develop the type of customized products your company needs makes us the company of choice for critical software development projects. We’re able to meet the challenges of integrating with current operations and we successfully develop and deploy products that provide long-term operational performance.

Ground Support – We have a high level of technical expertise when it comes to the complex activities of grounds support. From database design, task capture, timelines, operations and contingency plans to design review packages, risk reduction, verification and validation. We provide expertise to Kennedy Space Center for developing the ground systems to receive and process flight hardware, conduct integration and checkout, prepare and conduct launch countdown operations, and prepare for launch vehicle and spacecraft recovery. Our role spans the life cycle from conducting architecture studies, defining the concepts, developing the requirements, monitoring the development, planning and developing the logistical plans, and participating in recovery preparations.

Safety – Safety is the cornerstone of our engineering products. Our primary expertise is in launch systems, payloads, and safety analysis/software development. We focus on engineering efforts on mission success while ensuring safe operations.

Analysis and Support – We provide engineering analysis support to our customers covering a wide range of topics, from single point of failure analysis to detailed electrical component analysis for launch vehicles and spacecraft. Avatar has on staff expertise that has both depth and breadth, as well as relationships with industry experts so that we can deliver the answers you need, backed by credible, considered analysis.

Avatar has successfully lead teams responsible for flight safety critical systems, provided launch support at several of the national ranges, and been actively involved in the planning activities related to supporting new launch vehicles. We invite you to share your projects, technical requirements and partnership proposals.