Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
EVA Project & Test Engineer (Engineer I)The Project and Test Engineer will be responsible for project management of small projects, customer interface, requirements management and implementation, hardware discrepancy troubleshooting/resolution, and maintenance activities associated with the processing and testing of Extravehicular Activity (EVA) and/or other project hardware. The employee will collaborate with members the Hardware & Design Engineering team, technicians, and customers to ensure project outcomes meet our customers’ needs and the hardware is ready and available to meet our customer deliverable milestones. The Project and Test Engineering responsibilities include:
Project management associated with the development/acquisition and implementation of new hardware and requirements
Implementation of the maintenance and repair requirements associated with the hardware.
Performs hardware troubleshooting and resolution of out of spec and failure conditions
Applies knowledge of hardware, assembly, testing, manufacturing, and materials
Customer interface associated with project, test, and hardware support
Provides support for crewmember & test subject training activities to provide real-time resolution of EVA Tools and Suit hardware issues and fit issues
Develops maintenance, assembly, troubleshooting, and testing processes and procedures by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing
Improves process efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow and equipment requirements
Keeps equipment operational by troubleshooting discrepancies and coordinating maintenance and repair
Candidate must be able familiar with testing methodologies, test planning activities, and be able to apply technical knowledge and operations concepts to exercise effective decision making and initiative in a real-time and operational environment. Candidate should be a self-starter who excels in a dynamic environment that requires him/her to work effectively both alone or as part of a team. Candidate is required to pass a physical examination and pass security clearances. Shift work (nights, weekends, and holidays) is required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
BS Degree in engineering (ABET) - Knowledge of engineering principles and the ability to apply them to real-time operations is essential
Excellent communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, teamwork, technical, and administrative skills are mandatory
Project management experience preferred
This position also requires successful completion of a government background check before commencement of employment.
Successful candidates must be able to apply for and successfully receive and maintain security clearance per eligibility requirements.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:
Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics
Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics
Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services
KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .