ASRC Federal Space & Defense, a subsidiary of ASRC Federal Holding Company, seeks an Aerospace Engineer Associate to join our team supporting the NASA Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, VA. In this role, you will use your engineering knowledge and best practices to perform engineering for guidance, navigation, and control systems or subsystems using methodologies and techniques appropriate to the engineering discipline.
As an Aerospace Engineer Associate at Wallops Flight Facility, you will be responsible for interface control during development and maintenance activities and for all system integration and test planning. The selected candidate will perform engineering analysis, design, development, testing and troubleshooting.
Provide advice and support during the entire life-cycle from specification and analysis of requirements, through the design of the hardware or software, procurement, fabrication, assembly, to integration and test, and launch/operation of launch vehicle or spacecraft.
Be able to identify and solve technical problems during all phases.
Provide technical direction for the development and maintenance of a system/subsystem and coordinate all appropriate engineering activities.
Develop Test Plans, Implementation Plans, Operational Readiness Reviews, and other project engineering documentation.
Support technical meetings and briefings by developing technical reports and documentation. Communicate findings and perform post-meeting testing and analysis, as applicable.
Assist in the design, manufacture, and testing of aircraft and aerospace products
Assess proposals for projects to determine if they are technically feasible.
Evaluate designs to see that the products meet engineering principles and customer requirements.
Develop acceptance criteria for design methods, quality standards, sustainment after delivery, and completion dates.
Ensure that projects meet quality standards.
ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, gender, color, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, religion, marital status, ancestry, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.
The successful candidate will have an Aerospace Engineering degree or an equivalent degree such as electrical or mechanical engineering, or other education and work experience.
Requires strong written and verbal communication skills.
Must be organized and a self-starter.
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with ability to pass a NASA Agency minimum background check.