Jacobs CCP Main Engine Systems Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama
CCP Main Engine Systems Engineer
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As a key member of the Commercial Crew Engine Systemsteam, primary duties for the Main Engine Systems Engineer will include:
Review of pre-test predictions, post-test data, and anomaly investigation of engine system and subsystems.
Coordinate, develop, and present technical materials related to engine system performance, testing, and integration to support design milestone reviews and anomaly investigations.
Develop and execute engine system analysis models to support system test, vehicle integration, and design development activities.
Attend technical interchange, project planning, design review, and other appropriate meetings to maintain a current knowledge base of design, requirements, issues, action items, and resolution activities. Identify issues, pursue resolutions, and provide supporting analyses. Complete assigned action items. Develop requirements and implement risk management processes.
Prepare trade study reports and technical assessments in areas of liquid propulsions system/subsystem performance.
Translate higher level requirements into lower level functional requirements and design options.
Participate in relevant trade teams. Identify and pursue resolution of issues.
Identify and document customer objectives and product requirements.
Coordinate, develop, and present technical materials related to engine system performance and testing in support of design milestone reviews and anomaly investigations.
Other duties as assigned.
A Bachelor’s degree in aerospace, electrical, mechanical, or equivalent engineering discipline is required. Degree from an ABET accredited institution is preferred. Typically, educational requirements are the equivalent of a Masters with at least 3 years of experience, or BS with at least 5 years of experience.
Experience with an emphasis in main engine design, analysis, integration and/or development/verification testing is desired.
Integration experience at the vehicle or stage level to include technical and systems engineering activities. Especially, interface integration with engine system or launch/test facility.
Exhibited capability to plan and perform systems engineering and analysis tasks independently and as a team.
The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally within a framework of strong leadership, competitive compensation, and rewarding career paths. Come join our team on the Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations!
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Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%). Requires travel in the domestic USA (<15%).
Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).
Equipment and Machines
Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).
Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.
Other Essential Functions
The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.
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Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville-20320-MSFC
Job Type Experienced
Req ID: ADV0000JF