Nasa Experienced Project Engineer II

Mei Inc Houston , TX 77020

Posted 2 months ago



Position Title: Project Engineer II

Location: Houston, Texas (NASA)

Contact: Kristen Gaustad, Senior Technical Recruiter

Overview:The purpose of the Project Engineer position is to be an integral part of the engineering team providing services for the development of space-flight certified instruments to measure and characterize radiation environments for multiple programs including Advanced Exploration Systems (AES), Human Lander Systems (HLS), Commercial Lunar Payload Services (CLPS), Gateway Phase 1 and 2, Exploration Extravehicular Activity (xEVA), and the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV). The candidate will support the design and test teams from initial concepts to final design including ideation, design and development, prototyping, testing and certification. This position requires the candidate to be well versed in the quality process for the development of controlled hardware, including the writing of Task Performance Sheets and disposition of Discrepancy Reports. This position will support the team in the acquisition and tracking of controlled parts through completion, development of controlled paperwork that transitions the design from piece parts to final assembly, the review and disposition of anomalies as those occur in the development process, the initiation and tracking of design changes as the solution matures, and consistent feedback and interfacing with project stakeholders. This position will require the candidate to be capable of reviewing and interpreting engineering drawings. This position will require the candidate to oversee and participate in hands on development activities. This position will require the candidate to demonstrate effective communication skills in working with the project, other project engineers, technical support staff and quality engineering personnel. This position is expected to participate in formal design reviews including the development of products and the formal out-brief.


  • Use project requirement documents and verification documents to develop assembly plans, test strategies/planning and produce test plans, test set-ups and procedures

  • Complete functional development, certification, acceptance, and interface testing of the hardware during the different stages of the project life cycles

  • Process hardware at Johnson Space Center

  • Interface with purchasing, quality, logistics, other HHPC stakeholders, and NASA stakeholders

  • Writing and dispositioning Task Performance Sheets and Discrepancy Reports

  • Read, understand, and interpret engineering drawings

  • Complete functional, development, certification, acceptance, and interface testing

  • Will perform other duties and assignments as required

  • Responsible for compliance with Safety, Health, and Environmental plan; must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and the Company's safety policies/rules. Must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel.

  • Responsible for compliance with the Quality Assurance plan, policies and procedures

  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance level as determined by the Company

  • Responsible for completing all assigned training

  • Maintain Safety records and certifications



  • BS in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university with at least 10 years of related experience

  • Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing (MS Office tools)

  • Able to work effectively with minimal supervision

  • Able to work in a team environment

  • Ability to read and develop engineering drawings

  • Previous experience with configuration and data management processes

  • Able to develop and clearly communicate information to technical forum

  • Knowledge and experience with analog and digital circuitry

  • Familiarity and prior use of software tools for PWB/PWBA layouts


  • Prior experience in certifying flight hardware at Johnson Space Center

  • MS in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university with at least 10 years of related experience

  • Experience with Flight Hardware Development processes as outlined in EA-023

  • Leadership experience

  • IVA/EVA flight hardware fabrication/assembly experience

  • Knowledge of JSC Engineering processes

Join our team TODAY!

MEI Technologies is growing! MEIT since 1992 is a nationwide technology company that has implemented process-oriented management and has redefined itself into the family-owned organization that offers innovative, best-value services and solutions within four focused capabilities: Engineering Services & Solutions, Modeling and Simulation, Space Systems, Design & Integration; and IT/Cyber Services & Solutions.

Why Choose MEIT??

At MEIT YOU WILL have the opportunity to collaborate with some of the brightest, most experienced engineering and technology experts in the U.S.!!

  • MEIT has established proven, quality work methods, including ISO, CMMI and AS9100 certifications.
  • MEIT stands by delivering what we promise with flexibility, quality and integrity to our employees and our customers.
  • MEIT reputation for entering a new market, getting to work and generating immediate and impactful results.

With an abundance of collaborative individuals MEIT is an organization that provides the opportunity to truly reach your potential as a professional.


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