Satellite Integration and Test Engineer

  • SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Posted 28 days ago | Updated 5 hours ago

Overview

On Site
USD 185,001.00 - 195,000.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Integration testing
Customer insight
Status reports
Test plans
Quality assurance
System requirements
Systems engineering
Mechanical engineering
Information Technology
Satellite
Science
Aerospace
Security clearance
Design
Leadership
Operations
Assembly
Auditing
PCA
Management
Testing
Regulatory Compliance
Interfaces
Manufacturing
Communication
Electrical engineering
SAP BASIS
Policies
FOCUS

Job Details

Job ID: 2407032

Location: SUNNYVALE, CA, US

Date Posted: 2024-05-16

Category: Engineering and Sciences

Subcategory: Aerospace Engr

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Potential for Remote Work: No

Description

As a customer In-Plant Satellite Factory Integration & Test (I&T) Engineer, provide government customer insight at satellite contractor facility during design, manufacture, integration, test and launch phases. Responsibilities will include oversight of various contractor I&T activities; identifying and resolving technical issue by leading and influencing contractor efforts in successfully delivering satellite for on orbit operations.

Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Work in an interactive team environment with Government customer leads, satellite subsystems developers, and other subject matter experts.

Facilitates communications between Customer Program Office and contractor team and provide written daily and weekly status reports to customer program office

Identify, communicate and lead program team to address and resolve technical and programmatic issues

Review, assess and evaluate contractor satellite assembly, integration and test plans and procedures

Perform test engineering and requirements flow down assessment on all satellite level test plans, procedures and reports

Provide analysis support on satellite test results to verify the satellite design satisfies the system requirements.

Performs Spacecraft level requirements satisfaction analysis and Functional & Physical Configuration Audits (FCA/PCA)

Participate in Failure Review Boards (FRBs) to adjudicate and resolve anomalies by direct fact finding, audits, inquiries, and investigations of processing, testing, or operational failures.

Assist in ensuring compliance to interfaces and standards or that appropriate deviations/waivers are in place

24/7 shift work may be required

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; PhD and four (4) years or more experience.

5 or more years of Spacecraft systems engineering experience with integration and test experience

Experience working in satellite development, manufacturing, and I&T

Strong leadership and interpersonal skills (including collaborative communication skills)

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Desired Qualifications:

MS in Electrical, Software, or Mechanical Engineering

Experience with multiple satellite programs and satellite System Engineering Integration and Test

Experience with early life-cycle satellite engineering activities/milestones, satellite integration and test, and Launch and Initialization (L&I) activities

Target salary range: $185,001 - $195,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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