Jacobs ISS/Orion ECLSS Project Engineer in Houston, Texas
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Are you passionate about human space exploration, understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a passionate and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we need you!
We need your talent, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire people all over the globe. We need you to bring creative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will enable the exploration of space while benefiting people here on Earth. We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on exciting challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deep space exploration. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutions provider working together with NASA at centers across the United States.
We have an exciting opportunity for an ISS/Orion ECLSS Project Engineer to join the team with JETS II Teammate Company, Oceaneering Space Systems.
The ISS/Orion ECLSS Project Engineer will:
Perform development and certification engineering duties for the International Space Station (ISS) Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS) hardware including the Emergency Mask (fire and ammonia protection hood and mask).
Perform sustaining engineering and testing functions in manufacturing, procuring, assembling, and testing flight hardware items.
Coordinate with matrix organizations and vendors in issue resolution, assembly, and acceptance testing of flight hardware.
Generate essential paperwork and documents for tasks assigned, such as Task Performance Sheets (TPS), Discrepancy Reports (DR), and Detailed Test Procedures (DTP), as needed.
Coordinate, prepare for, and perform hardware qualification and acceptance testing per NASA/JSC standards
Perform failure troubleshooting and resolution as needed.
Perform job functions based on pre-established guidelines or instructions.
Work in a team environment, and report to a more senior engineer, project lead, or project manager for technical support, task assignment, processes (training & implementation).
Review and evaluate the quantity, quality, and overall adequacy of results and conclusions drawn from accomplishment of engineering tasks.
Select and apply engineering techniques and procedures to analyze and evaluate specific problems, data, or other features of the work which are broad in scope and complexity.
Perform other duties as required.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
This position has been posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate's experience, requirements, and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised.
Requires a bachelor's degree in Engineering in the field or in a related area.
Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to coordinate support from a wide range of technical disciplines.
Basic knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures in the field, such as mechanical system design, engineering drawings and sketches, material selection, thermal testing, design software and tools, and office software.
Must have the ability to visualize and work with complex mechanical systems and work with others in problem solving as part of a team.
Must be able to organize and prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines and schedules and to work unsupervised for long periods of time.
Chemical, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering degree.
Experience with ECLSS hardware.
Experience with JSC organizations, processes, and procedures.
The ability to coordinate support from a wide range of technical disciplines.
Familiarity with the Engineering Life Cycle and its associated processes.
Why Join Our Team?
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In addition to exciting career opportunities, we also have:
Excellent personal and professional career growth
9/80 work schedule (every other Friday off), when applicable
Onsite cafeteria (breakfast & lunch)
Much, much more!
For more information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC), please visit www.wehavespaceforyou.com
Proof of U.S. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency may be a requirement for this position.
Must be able to complete a U.S. government background investigation.
Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which the position is advertised.
Generally, an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.
Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90% of time). May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs. (5% of time).
Equipment and Machines
Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).
Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical. Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements.
Other Essential Functions
Professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
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