Job ID: 1927272
Location: SAN BERNARDINO, CA, United States
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2019
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Electrical Engr
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is looking for a highly motivated Engineer to perform Mission Assurance on launch service contractor (LSC) flight and ground avionics equipment. At the San Bernardino engineering center we are a multi-discipline team of propulsion, structures, fluid mechanics, software, guidance, navigation, and controls, and avionics engineers.
The center supports the Rocket System Launch Program (RSLP) which is a United States Air Force program that provides quick access to space to other government agencies. We work with various launch vehicle contractors throughout the country and perform mission assurance (MA) and independent verification and validation (IV&V) of their launch vehicle designs.
In addition to RSLP MA and IV&V, the center also leads the force development evaluation effort of an existing Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) system and also supports the future ICBM program Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD).
Review and assess avionics/electrical system requirements and designs
Participate in technical interchange and design review meeting to evaluate contractor design
Review and assess avionics electrical analyses
Review and assess avionics system test plans and procedures
Witness avionics system test activities and provide regular reports
Perform and document independent avionics system analyses (RF link margin, RF intermodulation, power/ground)
Perform pedigree review to assess flight worthiness of hardware
Evaluate resolution of technical issues and non-conformances
Perform mission risk assessment of avionics/electrical issues
Interface with technical members, management, customers, and contractors in support of technical discussions and risk assessment
Provide presentations of analysis results and residual risks to senior management and customer.
Perform post-flight data analysis and write a report
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 3+ years related experience
Position requires a proactive, self-starting, independent, flexible engineer with excellent interpersonal skills and desire to work as part of a team
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