DescriptionSAIC is seeking senior leaders/managers to support programs out of NASA’s Ames Research Center (ARC), located at Moffett Field, California. The selected candidate(s) will provide leadership to various technical teams supporting ARC on multiple ongoing missions and in the development of technical capabilities and scientific experimental applications through all phases of mission and project lifecycles. The candidate(s) must demonstrate a full understanding of the interaction of technical, programmatic, schedule, and cost issues. The candidate(s) must have the ability to analyze and work with scientific programs/projects, demonstrated experience in forming/leading integrated, cross-functional teams to perform multi-disciplinary projects to meet customer requirements and timelines, and ability to lead/motivate a diverse group of professional engineers, scientists, and technical staff.
The candidate(s) must have a minimum of 15 years of experience in related fields with recent experience of current and future NASA programs/projects and familiarity with NASA and/or ARC processes and procedures.
The candidate must have a related degree in Engineering, Biology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Astrobiology, Liberal Arts, or Life Sciences. A Masters or PhD degree is highly desired. Excellent communication skills to diverse senior Government officials is also strongly desired.