Commercial Crew Launch Vehicle Flight Software Systems and Development Engineer

CACI International   •  

Houston, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 234 days ago

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More About the Role:

  • Review and oversight of avionics and flight software requirements development, design, integration, production and certification.
  • Perform systems engineering, such as hazard analysis, on vehicle subsystem domains.
  • Coordinate flight software issues and resolution across programs and vehicle systems engineering teams.
  • Apply engineering tool suites in software requirements and design analysis, and testing.
  • Evaluate prime contractor flight software architecture, design and implementation.
  • Oversight of integration of flight software in test and verification facilities.
  • Interface with NASA and prime contractor engineering teams.

This work takes place at NASA/JSC in Houston, TX, a highly stimulating and dynamic environment that is critical in human space flight and the space exploration initiative.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.  B.S. in Aerospace, Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related disciplines required.
  • At least five to seven years of related experience in human spaceflight rated software and systems.
  • Experience in avionics and flight software development for human-rated space vehicle, e.g., Space Shuttle or International Space Station.
  • Experience developing objected-oriented C++ code.  
  • Must be flexible, open to new challenges in a dynamic environment, and possess strong technical expertise combined with strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with little supervision. 
  • Must be a highly responsible, team-oriented individual with strong work ethic.  
  • Must have highly developed coordination and organization skills.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • M.S. in Aerospace, Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related disciplines required.
  • Experience in ARINC 653 based architecture, Time-Triggered Ethernet, Power and Data Unit, fault management, mission sequencing, abort. 
  • Vehicle-wide knowledge of space vehicle systems, e.g., avionics, commanding telemetry, command and control, crew life support, displays, power, propulsion, thermal, guidance, navigation and control, communications and tracking, etc. 
  • Experience in the full life cycle of human-rated flight projects.
  • Project management skills. 
  • Experience with Agile software development methodology.
  • Experience with SysML, Rhapsody, Green Hills Integrity, VxWorks, and Core Flight Software (CFS).
  • Familiarity with NASA's Commercial Crew Vehicles.
  • Experience with software configuration management tools such as Git and Subversion.
  • Experience with Python

Req #: 206071