Job ID: 2206908
Location: GREENBELT, MD, United States
Date Posted: Jun 24, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Engineering Technician
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
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SAIC is seeking a mechanical technician on the OMES II contract with the On-orbit Servicing Assembly and Manufacturing (OSAM-1) program in NASA’s Exploration & In-Space Services Projects (NExIS) division. This position is located at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD.
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 technician will support mechanical integration across all testbeds and ground support equipment as a member of the OSAM-1 Integration & Test (I&T) team. The OSAM-1 I&T team performs the integration and test of all OSAM-1 hardware including the servicing payload and spacecraft bus.
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