Electrical Engineer Satellite Factory Support Job

Electrical Engineer Satellite Factory Support (Job Number:435607)

Description:



SAIC requires an experienced Electrical Engineer to provide sustained on-site Factory Support to assist in overseeing the design, manufacturing, assembly, and integration and test activities of a major satellite program. The selected candidate will be the lead for supporting the acquisition of electrical subsystems and will also be an integral participant in the Satellite bus / Satellite-level support. Key areas of focus include the integration of lower level assemblies, including electronics hardware, and sensor environmental and performance testing.

Job Responsibilities:
- Provide direct support the customer to assist in overseeing the design, manufacturing, assembly, integration and test activities of a major satellite program
- Support requirements activities with the development contractors.
- Assist in flow down of requirements from higher level documents.
- Review/monitor system, subsystem and assembly-level test and verification/validation planning and execution.
- Attend system, subsystem and segment level design reviews and program management reviews to assess design maturity, requirements compliance and to provide informed technical recommendations to the USG
- Attend Integrated Product Team (IPT) meetings as required
- Attend contractor and subcontractor boards (Failure review, PM&P, configuration, risk management, etc) and provide feedback to the customer.
- Review drawings, documents and procedures for design, manufacturing, integration, and test and provide comments to the Prime/Subcontractor, and/or USG.
- Support the customer in the oversight of subsystem hardware development, integration, and test activities at the subcontractor and associated vendor facilities.
- Review test plans/procedures and test results and test reports for completeness and accuracy, including compliance to approved plans, and provide feedback to the customer.
- Proactively identify and assess emerging technical and programmatic risks at the system/subsystem level and then work with the Prime/Subcontractor to develop and evaluate mitigation approaches.
- Develop productive relationships with Prime/Subcontractor counterparts, functional counterparts, and other subject matter experts.
- Track development issues, significant accomplishments and upcoming events and provide weekly status updates, oral and in writing (email) to the customer.
- Perform in-depth review and analysis of programmatic (cost and schedule) detail in addition to technical (performance) detail.
- Review hardware schedules, earned value, test results, sell-off package reports, hardware build and integration plans/procedures, test plans/procedures, ERB packages, FRB reports, etc.
- Attend subsystem- level working groups to assess design maturity, requirements compliance and to provide informed technical recommendations to the USG.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline and a minimum of 9 years of experience.
- Experience with the programmatic, manufacturing, and design engineering aspects of satellite hardware.
- Basic understanding of DOD/IC satellite systems and architectures.
- Excellent interpersonal, leadership, team building and problem solving skills with a demonstrated ability to be effective in a government/contractor team environment.
- Experience in DOD/IC acquisition and program management processes.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to work in a remote environment (contractor facility)
- Demonstrated sustained superior performance.
- Available to travel domestically.

Security Clearance:
- Must possess an active TS/SCI security clearance.

Desired Skills
- MS degree in engineering discipline
- Experience working in a SETA role

Experience in satellite unit, subsystem, system, and satellite level electrical, mechanical, and performance testing

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 6, 2018, 1:26:46 PM
Primary Location: United States-CA-EL SEGUNDO
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Company
SAIC
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
El Segundo, California 90245, US