Leading a team who as part of the Systems Engineering process independently analyzes and recommends safety criteria in system design, equipment, and procedures to control or eliminate hazards in products, facilities and operations.
Prepares and delivers results in oral presentations and/or written documents. Provides guidance to less experienced engineers. Support engineering improvement initiatives such as tool enhancements and standard work procedures.
Position requires skills, capabilities and knowledge required to interface with program level representatives as well as engineers and other technical personnel designing, developing and delivering flight elements.
Senior engineer supporting Missile Defense Agency Technology Directorate. Support a range of activities from concept development through acquisition and demonstration. Expert level engineering and engineering management oversight and collaborative development addressing small satellites and space laser communications.
Support the full lifecycle of systems development for avionics products including concept design, system architecture, definition and management of requirements, modeling and simulation, managing suppliers, managing cost and schedule, System Integration Laboratory (SIL) integration, aircraft integration, verification, and flight testing.
Identifies, evaluates, and provides creative and practical solutions to a wide range of solid and liquid rocket propulsion system problems requiring the use of conventional engineering design and analysis methods and tools.