Job ID: 214050
Location: GREENBELT, MD, United States
Date Posted: Apr 19, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Aerospace Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is seeking a Senior Mission Operations Engineer on the OMES II contract in support of the OSAM-1 (On-orbit Servicing, Assembly, and Manufacturing) program in NASA’s Exploration and In-Space Services Projects Division at Goddard Space Flight Center. This position is located in Greenbelt, MD, but is currently remote due to COVID-19.
The OSAM-1 mission is a Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Exploration and In-Space Services Projects Division (NExIS) managed mission. OSAM-1 is a robotic servicing mission designed to refuel a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite. It contains 3 elements: the Flight Element comprised of the OSAM-1 Servicing Vehicle (RSV) and development testbeds, the Ground Element comprised of the systems required to conduct RSV operations and the supporting networks and facilities, and the Launch Element comprised of the Launch Vehicle and supporting facilities and services. NExIS is responsible for the design, engineering, development, test and operations of the OSAM-1 Mission through an integrated team at GSFC. The Servicing Payload design, development and RSV integration will be conducted at GSFC.
The engineer will provide operations support for the OSAM-1 Ground & Ops team. This is a Mission Operations position requiring broad experience in the Systems Engineering discipline, with a focus on planning and implementation of real-time operations with the OSAM-1 Servicing Vehicle (RSV). The candidate must be able to operate with a high level of autonomy, interfacing directly with PDLs, MSE, RGE, Maxar (spacecraft vendor), operating MPS, STK Scheduler, etc.
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