Sub System Manager - Space to Space Communications Systems (SSCS)

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Houston, TX
  • 03 Dec, 2019

Job Description

**Sub System Manager \- Space to Space Communications Systems \(SSCS\)** **Description** Are you passionate about human spaceexploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with adynamic and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we needyou\! We need your commitment, teamwork,and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over theglobe\. We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds tohelp us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality oflife of people around the world\. We are excited about what we do, and weneed you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deepspace exploration\. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutionsprovider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States\. We have the unique and significantrole to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center \(JSC\), to be part of everyhuman spaceflight program – the International Space Station \(ISS\), NASA’s Orionspacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, theorbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back andforth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep spaceexploration\.From critical systems onthe ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanceddevelopment for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of thefoundation for Gateway\. We also partner with NASA at JSC,the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samplesreturned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbitaldebris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of theorigins of our solar system\. We need you to be a part of ourteam\! We are currently in need of a **Manager \- Sub Systems Space Communication Systems \(SSCS\)** to join our team with Barrios Technology Inc\., a JETS teammate company\. Do you have the following skills? As a Manager \- **Sub Systems SSCS** you will: + Support the SSCS Project\. + Provide real\-time support mission support in the Mission Evaluation Room \(MER\) during Extravehicular Activity \(EVA\)\. + Monitor mission critical telemetry data and respond to potential communication failure or anomaly, providing engineering analysis and proximate cause of the anomaly\. + Lead the project ground testing of the system flight hardware, including radios, antennas and cables\. + Attend meetings like Flight Readiness Reviews, Configuration Control Boards, Failure Investigation Review Boards and the projects own Problem Resolution Team meetings\. + Provide failure reports and inputs for Problem Resolution and Corrective Action \(PRACA\) using multiple database applications\. + Prepare and maintains Requirements Verification Traceability Matrices \(RVTMs\)\. + Develop essential documentation for the system including assembly procedures, test plans, detailed acceptance test procedures and summary test results\. + Coordinate test activities and requirements with various NASA test facilities while working safely in accordance with JETS and NASA safety requirements\. + Develop and support project requirement and verification data packages to support architecture requirements, design, verification/validation, operations, and sustaining engineering\. + Conduct product life cycle reviews, coordinate integration, verification and validation activities\. + Perform ground testing and flight operations testing of hardware with end item documentation including EMI, Radiation and Thermal Testing reports in the NASA system\. + Perform Hardware functional testing including troubleshooting of Power Quality, Vibration, Thermal, EMI and Radiation Testing\. + Must have good communication and organizational skills and the ability to work in a team environment\. + Required ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance with COMSEC credentials\. + Perform other duties as required\. **Qualifications** **Required Education/Experience/Skills:** _This position has been posted at multiple levels\. Depending on the candidate's experience, requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised\._ + BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and a minimum of fourteen \(14\) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and twelve \(12\) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph\.D\. degrees and nine \(9\) years direct engineering experience\. + 15 years’ of relevant experience in engineering support or testing\. + _Must have experience in the NASA DDMS and EDCC systems\._ + _Must have experience with Flight Hardware and/or Flight\._ + _Processes/Paperwork or prior working experience with Shuttle or International Space Station flight operations\._ + _Should have extensive experience in EGSE functional testing and troubleshooting including Power Quality, Thermal and Radiation Testing\._ **Why Work on Our Team?** Click on the below links to view just a small sample of all that we do\! Come join our team and be part of our future\. We look forward to seeing you\! See What We Do Jacobs Aerospace Solutions Overview \(Please view in Chrome or Microsoft Edge\) In addition to exciting career opportunities we also have: Excellent personal and professional career growth + 9/80 work schedule \(every other Friday off\) + Onsite cafeteria \(breakfast & lunch\) + Comprehensive Benefit Package \(medical, dental & vision\) + 401\(k\) + Tuition Reimbursement + Much, much more\! For more information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center, please visitwww\.wehavespaceforyou\.com + Must be a U\.S\. Citizen and successfully complete a U\.S\. government background investigation\. + Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has been advertised\. **Essential Functions** **Work Environment** Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task\. **Physical Requirements** Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods \(90% of time\)\. May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs \(5% of time\)\. **Equipment and Machines** Standard office equipment \(PC, telephone, printer, etc\.\)\. **Attendance** Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical\. Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required\. **Other Essential Functions** Must be able to work in a team atmosphere\. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation\. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others\. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law\. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language\. Jacobs is a background screening drug\-free workplace\. **Primary Location** United States\-Texas\-Houston **Req ID:** AER0003IX