Job ID: 2114261
Location: EL SEGUNDO, CA, United States
Date Posted: Oct 27, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Specialty Engr
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC has an opening Launch Engineer Principal who provides systems and technical engineering support to the U.S. Air Force Launch and Range programs.
Additional responsibilities include:
Evaluation/design and performance assessments of launch vehicle and range systems and sub-system technologies.
Conduct and coordinate sub- system engineering review boards; develop and present reports summarizing assessments and results. Coordinate approval of reports and generate system-level risks from these review boards.
Evaluate and track system and sub- system issues and configuration changes.Create/assess test plans against industry standards (SMC-S-016).
Review and evaluate the results of sub-system testing.
Interface with multiple teams and government organizations—coordinate multi-agency reports and studies to apply to current Air Force efforts.
Plan and support technical and schedule review meetings to include configuration control boards, technical review boards, and other systems review meetings as needed. Prepare and present briefings, data and results at the aforementioned meetings.
Consolidate and coordinate data and results from other team members and report directly on a routine basis with the AF customer.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
Position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s of Science from an accredited college with an emphasis of the following engineering disciplines: avionics or a major science such as math or physics, plus 9+ years of qualified experience.
In addition, the candidate should have a minimum of nine (9) years industry experience in the specific engineering discipline. Substitution of higher education (MS, PhD) will be considered for minimum experience requirements. Candidates should be able to work independently without significant oversight and direction.
Clearance required to start on the program: Top Secret/SCI.
NSSL (National Security Space Launch) experience desired.
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.
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