SAIC is currently looking for Project Engineers to support launch system SE&I activities for the Launch Enterprise (ECL) at SMC. This position is located at El Segundo, CA. Key aspects of this oversight will include the following:
Test & Integration
Launch Vehicle, Payload and Launch Site Integration
Day of Launch Activities
Launch Mission Assurance activities, in cooperation with FFRDC
Launch Integration Scheduling
Coordination with launch vehicle providers, satellite developers, associate contractors, FFRDC, and launch program office teams.
Job Specific Responsibilities:
Provides technical risk analysis of launch service providers (LSP) risk management process, design, manufacturing, and quality management processes and implications on Government mission assurance requirements.
Develop 5x5 risk matrix for Government review and decision making based on probability (likelihood) of occurrence and impact on cost, schedule, and performance requirements of the program.
Monitor and track risks, and provide analysis of developments/status of risk management boards and other meetings.
Develop recommendations to the government based on analysis of control and mitigation strategies.
Required Qualifications & Experience:
Secret Clearance Required
Bachelors (STEM) and ten (10) years experience with eight (8) years or more of related experience
in the following areas:
Experience involving NSSL launches or experience involving launch
vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar category with other federal agencies
such as NASA, NOAA, NSA, etc.
Experience involving launch vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar
category with commercial launches, or experience involving launch vehicles used
orbital launches other than those described in 1 above.
Experience involving ballistic missile launches, launch process and
operations experience, mission integration experience, experience involving
ground systems, experience involving other than launch vehicle propulsion comparable
to launch propulsion.
Familiarity with SMC/ECL programs and space vehicle and launch vehicle system design.
Familiarity with the SMC/ECL risk review and management process
Knowledge of range requirements and risk management experience
Knowledge of DoD risk management guide and industry standards
Desired Education and Years of Experience:
Masters in STEM field
Desired Qualifications and Experience:
Work proficiently on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.