Critical Space Support Systems Services SME

Scitor   •  

Cape Canaveral, FL

15+ years

Posted 186 days ago


possesses proven working knowledge of space launch systems and processes who will develop briefings and assessment to a variety of audiences and must be able to convey information in a clear and articulate manner to Government leadership.

Requirements:

- Support strategic planning as well as cradle to grave launch and launch support activities.
- Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships with other Government agencies and mission partners
- Substantive experience providing risk assessments and risk-management recommendations to program managers in support of successful mission accomplishment;
- Delivers effective briefings/presentations/papers on complex topics for audiences that may be large and/or include high-level decision makers
- Demonstrated ability to prioritize competing requirements and tasks and managing longterm tasks as well as short-term obligations
- Ability to effectively provide guidance to more junior LSEs

- Continuously monitor contractor performance through active participation in recurring status meetings, technical interchange meetings, schedule reviews, risk meetings, etc.

- Review system specifications and facilitate government comments with the contractor

- Review system test and evaluation specifications and facilitate government comments with the contractor

- Review test plans and procedures and facilitate government comments with the contractor

- Review and evaluate contractor/subcontractor RFIs and flag technical issues/concerns for the customer

- Plan and facilitate facility strategic plan working group meetings, document and distribute minutes, and develop reports and presentations to capture results

- Coordinate system engineering and project management processes across divisions and ensure standardization where possible

- Review ECRs for technical accuracy and completeness

- Participate in contractor CCBs, as required

- Develop Statements of Objectives for contract engineering change proposals

- Perform “shoulder-to- shoulder” reviews with contractor during ECP development

- Perform technical evaluations of contractor ECPs and document in memoranda to the CC/CO

- Review Operations Concepts (conops) for new or modified systems

- Provide recommendations for project budgets and execution

- Create and provide status briefings and reports on project execution

The Critical Space Support Systems Services SME will focus on the following areas: Programmatic and Operational Assessments and Recommendations. Provide PM & Operations, Support for process improvements; support Critical SV Launch Support Systems.

Qualifications:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- Masters and ten (10) years or more experience; Bachelors in a Technical field and fifteen (15) years or more experience; Associates and 20 years of relevant experience; or no degree and 25 years of relevant experience.
- In addition:

- 10 years space launch experience
- 5 years Government acquisition experience
- 5 years of customer/client experience

DESIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- Masters and fifteen (15) years or more experience; Bachelors in a Technical field and twenty (20) years or more experience; Associates and 25 years of relevant experience; or no degree and 30 years of relevant experience.
- In addition:

- 10 years space launch experience
- 5 years Government acquisition experience
- 10 years of customer/client experience

(Job Number:426371)