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Electrical Engineer - NASA GSFC
Reference #:21-3095
Open Date:4/29/2021
Location:Greenbelt, MD
US Citizenship Required:Yes
Job Description:
Science Systems and Applications, Inc. (SSAI) is seeking an Electrical Engineer to provide direct support and guidance for the development Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) through fabrication and testing on the Electrical Systems Engineering Support III (ESES III) contract at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The Engineer will provide design and review support, writing and completion of work orders, supervise harness assembly and testing. Additionally, the Engineer will perform leadership duties on the harness project team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide rack and harness design and review support.
  • Support drafting development and reviews.
  • Supervise harness fabrication for non-flight and flight harnessing.
  • Support and supervise Rack and EGSE equipment set-up.
  • Support spaceflight hardware integration and test efforts as required.
  • Maintain an attention to detail, including the writing of precise and detailed assembly instruction and documentation.
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline with 3+ years of experience, or greater than 10+ years of direct experience supporting spaceflight and NASA harnessing.
  • Experience in supporting project Integration and Testing activities
  • Ability to create all required documentation to ensure proper harness requirements are followed through proper closeout of all documentation.
  • US Citizenship is required.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Excellent knowledge requiring EGSE development, fabrication, and testing that include knowledge for rack certification, IPC J-STD-001 soldering, NASA 8739.4 Crimp, Cable, and Harnessing requirements.
  • ESD and Cleanroom experience and certifications
  • Prior NASA experience
  • Strong communication skills and able to work in a team environment