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Provide systems engineering support to the SLS Systems Engineering and Integration Office for the development of the SLS Block 1/1B vehicle configurations for the Artemis missions.
S upport the design definition, requirements development, interface management, and verification planning of the SLS Block 1/1B vehicles. This includes performance of vehicle level system engineering and integration of the functional design through the development of the vehicle system, element, and subsystem concepts to meet the established performance and operational requirements.
Provide engineering support for Flight Safety System requirements development for the SLS Program for the Block 1/1B vehicle configurations. This includes participation in program/project milestone reviews, Technical Interchange Meetings (TIMs), teleconferences, working groups and in trade studies.
Review element and prime contractor data and deliverables that support development and qualification of Flight Termination System components, including but not limited to test plans, test reports, hardware specifications, and verification data to assure compliance with SLS vehicle and Range requirements.
BS degree in Engineering, Science, Math, or related technical field from an ABET accredited institution with a minimum with a minimum of 7 years experience.
Experience with systems engineering and integration, launch vehicle functional design, design integration, interface integration, and/or interface requirement verification.
Knowledge of complex systems engineering life cycle end-to-end development, specifically for requirements development, interface management, and validation and verification that ultimately leads to flight certification.
Experience with the definition and management of interfaces, interface requirements, and interface verification.
Experience working with KSC flight safety personnel and the Air Force 45th Space Wing.
Excellent oral, written, interpersonal, customer relation, and presentation skills are required.
Intermediate skills using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, & Outlook) are required.
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Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%). Some travel to other NASA Centers and customer locations will be required (nominally 0 to 20%, depending on project requirements.)
Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).
Equipment and Machines
Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).
Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.
Other Essential Functions
The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.