Principal Engineer - Electrical Power Subsystem - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-09
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
20151
United States

Description

SAIC is hiring a Principal Engineer, Electrical Power Subsystems, in Chantilly, VA.


JOB DESCRIPTION

  • The Vehicle Engineering (VE) branch requires an engineer with technical expertise in spacecraft electrical power generation (solar cells), storage (batteries), and distribution.
  • This position spans both the GEO & HEO orbital regimes.
  • The selected candidate will be an integral participant in subsystem architecture, requirements development and verification, and unit design of a common electrical power subsystem spanning both orbital regimes. 
  • Key areas of focus include hardware and software engineering, review of contractor designs, evaluation of operating modes, and witnessing of verification and validation activities. 
  • Candidate should also be experienced in the design & integration of satellite buses and knowledgeable of launch & flight operations of space vehicles.  
  • The following tasks are representative of those that will be accomplished at the request of the Government Program Office (GPO) EPS Project Officer

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience: 
  • Bachelors (or equivalent years of experience plus a minimum of nine (9) years of relevant experience
  • Masters and seven (7) years or more experience 
  • PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience
  • Experience in the design & integration of satellite buses and knowledgeable of launch & flight operations of space vehicles 
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