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Spacecraft Systems Engineer in W. Merritt Island, FL at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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Job Number: R0054671

Spacecraft Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in a client program? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical products makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape commercial manned space flights by working with a team of spacecraft system engineers and requirements stakeholders. Your customer will trust you to coordinate, assess and integrate these systems to prepare for flight certification. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skill set into areas including advanced spacecraft systems and technologies. Join our team and create the future of commercial manned space flight.

Specific duties and tasks performed for the project include technical evaluation, integration and coordination of verification data and change packages demonstrating compliance with spacecraft technical requirements.  Work with the spacecraft provider to support spacecraft requirements owners, change integrators, and system subject matter experts to assess provider verification closure evidence and activities. Review and track hazard verification products, working with the spacecraft provider to ensure closure of all comments. Coordinate the planning and implementation of spacecraft product assurance activities and perform requirements engineering for final documentation of products.  Spacecraft risk analysis and coordination will be performed, including identifying any potential impacts to certification products.

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When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-8+ years of experience with spacecraft systems engineering focused on system requirements, integration, and verification

-Knowledge of spacecraft systems, including thermal, environmental, guidance, navigation, communications, and propulsion systems

-Ability to work with requirements owners, change engineers, and spacecraft system engineers to triage comments and provide closure of products and activities

-BS degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Aeronautical Engineering

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with safety engineering analysis, including hazard assessment and tracking.

-Experience with risk coordination and analysis

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent teamwork skills

-MS degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Aeronautical Engineering

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