Saic Greenbelt , MD 20770
Restore-L Client Berthing Subsystem Lead (Job Number:440303)
SAIC is seeking a senior-level mechanical engineer and manager on the NASA OMES II contract in support of the Restore-L program in the Satellite Servicing Projects Division (SSPD) at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
The engineer will lead the Restore-L Client Berthing System team. The CBS is the Restore-L subsystem responsible for developing the technology and hardware required to berth with the uncooperative client satellite. Once Restore-L is berthed with the servicing client, the robot arms are free to perform the tasks required to refuel the client spacecraft on orbit.
The engineer and manager will oversee and be responsible for the design and development of the CBS subsystem. The engineer will leverage their extensive knowledge and expertise in space-flight hardware and mechanisms, as well as mechanical systems engineering and management.
Specific duties will include, but are not be limited to: performing and overseeing concept trades, concept design and detailed design of spaceflight mechanical systems and their components. The engineer will also provide and oversee the flight fabrication, assembly and testing services, including the development of engineering test units.
The engineer must have experience in the selection, design and integration & test of mechanical systems, preferably in the aerospace industry. The engineer will be responsible for the workforce, budget, and schedule of the subsystem and provide regular status on progress, risks, and issues to Restore-L management. The engineer will be responsible for developing documentation and materials for NASA reviews (critical design review, program status review, etc.).
BS in Mechanical Engineering from accredited institution our four years experience in lieu of degree
Seventeen (17) years or more experience
Experience in mechanical design, engineering, and test for space-flight hardware
Experience in mechanism design, engineer, and test for space-flight hardware
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Job Posting: Sep 20, 2018, 9:13:14 AM
Primary Location: United States-MD-GREENBELT
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job