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Mission Assurance Specialist -Eng Spec/Sr. Eng Spec

Company: The Aerospace Corporation
Location: Chantilly
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 45044

All Locations: Chantilly, VA (Virginia)

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration - to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
Responsibilities

The Aerospace Corporation's Engineering and Technology Group (ETG) functions as a corporate pool of engineering skills and services to support the programs. Within ETG, The Acquisition Risk and Reliability Engineering Department (ARRED) supports its customers through rigorous application of risk and reliability tools and processes in support of mission assurance activities for spacecraft, launch, and their associated ground systems. We have a current need for a reliability engineer to provide technical leadership and expertise for a wide variety of projects and customers; as a member of the ARRED team, you will:

Key Functions:



  • Provide technical expertise and independent customer support in the areas of space, launch, and ground systems mission assurance (MA) for national security space, civil and commercial customers
  • Assist programs in applying Mission Assurance principles to the design, development, manufacturing, integration and testing of space and ground systems
  • Help develop program Mission Assurance Plans and perform Mission Assurance assessments
  • Assist programs in the selection of appropriate risk-based Mission Assurance Standards
  • Assist programs with review and development of mission assurance aspects of the acquisition and systems engineering products including Systems Engineering Plans (SEP), Statements of Objectives (SOO), and Statements of Work (SOW)
  • Tailor government and industry specifications and standards for a range of space and ground system programs
  • Assist programs with mission assurance requirements to flow down and compliance monitoring
  • Perform risk analysis and risk assessments for space and ground programs
  • Assist program offices with coordination of subject matter expert input prior to qualification review boards, failure review boards, and end unit sell-off.
  • Present results of analyses and assessments to management, customers, and associate contractors
  • Coordinate with and reachback to west-coast based department staff on projects
  • Participate in and sometimes lead small teams to accomplish systems engineering and/or mission assurance tasks
  • Help innovate by developing and applying new technologies (e.g., Model-Based Engineering) to mission assurance in order to enhance existing capabilities and grow capabilities to new application areas

    This position is available as an Engineering Specialist and Senior Engineering Specialist

    Qualifications

    Required for Engineering Specialist



    • BS or equivalent degree required in mechanical, electrical, or nuclear engineering, or related field of science or engineering
    • Minimum of 8 years of technical experience after a bachelor's degree
    • Strong background in space systems engineering
    • Familiarity and experience with space system design, development and testing
    • Familiarity and experience with MA disciplines including reliability, quality, environments, manufacturing, parts materials & processes, and specialty engineering (such as EMI/EMC, survivability, radiation, and contamination
    • Problem-solving skills, including the ability to identify, organize, prioritize, and ensure timely completion of tasks
    • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with customers, staff, and management
    • Excellent writing skills and a sample of written technical work
    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and office collaboration tools
    • Current and active TS/SCI clearance

      Preferred



      • Graduate degree in engineering, systems engineering, or reliability
      • Systems Engineering or Reliability engineering certification (e.g. INCOSE or ASQ)
      • Familiarity/experience with reliability modeling/predictions, fault tree or failure modes effects analysis, root cause analysis, and reliability planning or experience with risk planning and assessment
      • Familiarity/experience with SAPHIRE, RELEX / Windchill, or other reliability engineering tools
      • Experience with Model-Based Engineering (MBE) highly desired
      • Familiarity and experience with ground systems

        Required for Senior Engineering Specialist



        • Minimum of 12 years of technical experience after a bachelor's degree
        • Experience leading successful teams and/or projects
        • Experience with space program acquisition and development of systems engineering artifacts (i.e., CDRLs)

          Preferred



          • Recognition in reliability community as an expert in the field through publications and/or symposia or conference presentations
          • Experience with hazard analysis and system safety (MIL-STD-882)
          • Experience with design for reliability (DfR), physics of failure (PoF) or parts materials and processes (PM&P)
          • Demonstrates initiative and innovates in engineering domains by researching and developing new techniques

            Transcript Requirement

            Transcripts are required for this position.
            Additional Requisition Details

            System Job Title: ENGRG SPECIALIST

            Clearance Requirement: Top Secret

            Access: SCI

            Polygraph: None

            Relocation Available: Yes

            Employment Type: Regular

            Work Schedule: Full Time

            Company Statement

            The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.

            From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.

            Equal Opportunity Commitment

            The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

            You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

            Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

            Job Segment:

            Engineer, Electrical, Nuclear Engineering, Nuclear Physics, Quality Assurance, Engineering, Science, Technology

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