Jacobs JSEG Electrical Engineer (Mid Level) (AER0000AC) in Huntsville, Alabama

JSEG Electrical Engineer (Mid Level) (AER0000AC)


Jacobs is seeking an Electrical Engineer to join the Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL. Jacobs 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, and be a part of NASA history!

The successful candidate will:

  • Support new and ongoing International Space Station operations and experiments in the area of Command and Data Handling (C&DH).

  • Participate in research, working group meetings, design reviews, and Engineering Review Boards when needed.

To discover more about:

JSEG , google YesWeAreRocketScientists.com using your favorite search engine!

The Huntsville area, visit http://www.Huntsville.org/


A successful candidate will:

  • Hold a degree in Electrical Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited university. Education requirements are the equivalent of a BS degree with at least 10 years of experience, Masters with at least 8 years of experience, or a Ph.D. with a minimum 4 years of experience. This experience will be in electronics design and fabrication, including work with controller boards.

  • Have expertise in the design, development, and testing of systems incorporating MIL-STD-1553, Ethernet, and fiber optic communications.

  • Have the ability to support development and testing of electronics and hardware.

  • Provide critical thinking, effective communications, and problem solving skills.

  • Possess excellent oral, written, interpersonal, customer relation, and presentation skills required.

  • Have a proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite competence (Word, Office, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

Essential Functions

Work Environment

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%).

Physical Requirements

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.



Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

Req ID: AER0000AC