Jacobs JSEG Pressure Systems Configuration Control Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

JSEG Pressure Systems Configuration Control Engineer


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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JSEG, visit http://YesWeAreRocketScientists.com

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

The successful candidate shall perform configuration and management activities for pressure systems within the Space Systems Department (ES). Duties include schematic cataloging, generation, and modification; development, maintenance, and tracking of component databases; supporting the ES pressure systems manager and engineering personnel in work planning and authorization; and, generating specifications and locating component information.


A degree in Engineering or related field from an ABET accredited institution is required. Typically, educational requirement is a BS.

Additional required qualifications:

  • General understanding of piping / tubing systems and components architecture

  • Ability to generate piping schematics

  • Working knowledge of Excel and Visio

  • Ability to work with databases

  • General understanding and experience of Windows operating systems and software (Word, PowerPoint, etc).

  • Working knowledge of ground based aerospace fluid and gaseous distribution systems and components.

Experience in the following are desired, but not required:

  • Basic understanding of mechanical drawings and symbols.

  • Basic understanding of sizing components such as pressure regulators and relief valves.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Office and laboratory 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 (40%). 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, 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: AS0003GJ