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Instrument Systems Engineer: Microwave Sounder

Job ID: 2011836
Location: LANHAM, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jul 15, 2020
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking Systems Engineer on the OMES II contract in support of the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The position is located in Greenbelt, MD.

 

The Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) next-generation operational Earth observation program that acquires and distributes global environmental data primarily from multiple polar-orbiting satellites. The program plays a critical role to NOAA’s mission to understand and predict changes in weather, climate, oceans and coasts, and the space environment, which support the Nation’s economy and protect lives and property.

The Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder (ATMS) is a key weather instrument that collects microwave radiation (23GHz to 183GHz) used to characterize the Earth's atmosphere.


JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • System Engineer supporting ATMS NASA team to provide oversight of the ATMS flight instrument in all aspects of manufacturing, integration, and test
  • System Engineer reporting to the ATMS Chief Engineer and ATMS Instrument Systems Engineer
  • System Engineering skills including requirements development and verification, technical document preparation and review is highly desired

  • Experience in Spaceflight qualified hardware manufacturing, integration & test is also highly desired.

  • Technical background in one or more of the following areas: RF, microwave, antennas, digital signal processing, electronics, EMI/EMC

  • Team player with proven organizational and verbal/written communication skills for consensus building and coordinating work across multiple areas
  • Travel to the instrument vendor and satellite integrator sites may be required up to 50% per month, as needed

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 


-Bachelor’s Degree or higher and 10+ years related experience

-Proficient using Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)


DESIRED EXPERIENCE

 -Certifications in Six Sigma, LEAN, PMP, PMI is a plus

- Experience with writing Excel Macros to aid in report generation

- Familiar with Microsoft Sharepoint

- Experience with DOORS markup for requirement change



Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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