Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Fermi Spacecraft Operations Systems Engineer
KBR is seeking a Spacecraft Operations Systems Engineer (SOSE) to support the Fermi/GLAST (GSFC, SSMO, Code 444) on-orbit operation. The SOSE will work internally with a small team of spacecraft engineers and systems analysts as well as a variety of external science and support organizations to perform all aspects of Fermi operations planning, execution, analysis, troubleshooting, maintenance, anomaly response, process improvement tool development and documentation for ground and space elements in both offline and real-time environments.
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The optimum candidate will be an engineering generalist with knowledge in several disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, astrophysics and aerospace and will have experience with such operational COTS applications as MATLAB, Excel, STK, ITOS, MPS, SNAS, Red Hat, etc.). This candidate will also have general software app/tool development and scripting experience using Perl, Python, Visual Basic and/or PhP languages. Finally, the ideal candidate will possess a process improvement mind set as this team operates in a highly dynamic and flexible environment where process improvement is a key measure of success.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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