WANTED: A highly successful Senior Systems Engineer with a background in aviation and working knowledge of motion simulators.
As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will:
Apply your experience to support multiple projects at the NASA Ames Research Center SimLabs.
Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.
A week in the life of a Senior Systems Engineer:
Provide expertise to researchers and assist with technology development (systems engineering/information management).
Generate engineering requirements, approach and planning for modernization project.
Support risk-cost trades for maintenance versus modernization of VMS control systems.
Responsible for multiple infrastructure projects central in the operation of flight simulators at the NASA AMES Research Center.
Support various infrastructure projects, to include the design of eVTOL/ACFS cockpits, viseo distribution upgrade, host i/o upgrade and understanding the loading control system.
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Experience in mechanical design
Understanding manufacturing practices
Designing strategic planning for mitigating facility risks and facility modernization
Experience with high visibility, high-level project engineering/management
Experience providing guidance for trade-offs and decision-making regarding meeting engineering requirements
Additional Desired Skills:
Working knowledge of the motion simulations or similar capabilities
Background in Aviation
Computer Aided Design (CAD), SolidWorks
Finite Element Analysis (FEA) as well as LabView
Foundational experience as a project engineer producing final design products and study analyses and deliverables
Good communication skills with staff and with internal and external clients
Good organization habits, time management, and budget management