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JPSS Mission Rehearsal Deputy

Job ID: 2015704
Location: LANHAM, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jan 26, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Mission Rehearsal Deputy on the NASA OMES II contract in support of the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The position is located in Lanham, MD.


This position is temporarily remote due to COVID-19.


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.  


This is a system engineering position working with the Mission Operations Support team (MOST) on JPSS.  Primary responsibilities include the following:

  • Become a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on Mission Rehearsals to support the JPSS Mission Operations Support Team (MOST).
  • Support MOST in readiness activities by familiarizing yourself with the activities planned for specific time periods during launch, activation, and commissioning
  • Familiarize yourself with ground system and spacecraft operations.
  • Understand the operations of the simulators used to rain the mission operations team
  • Work with the mission rehearsal lead and vendors to develop realistic anomaly scenarios
  • Work with the simulator team to develop means of execution for the mission rehearsals
  • Develop scripts and plan anomalies for Mission rehearsals
  • Conduct mission rehearsals
    • Readiness activities require working 12-hour shifts to include nights, weekends and holidays for up to 7 days.
  • Prepare after-action reports on the execution of Mission rehearsals
  • Support other duties as assigned

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field and 7 years or more related experience; Master’s degree and 5 years or more related experience;
  • Must be able to pass a Government background investigation.
  • Must be able to support 24/7 operations (12-hour shifts) during testing and rehearsals as well as the 90-day LEO&A period.
  • MS Office skills required




Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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