Engineering Career Opportunities (Job Number: 305597)
The Homeland & Civilian Solutions Business Unit (HCSBU) currently has a contingent opening for engineering-related positions in its Space, Aviation, and Science Operation (SASO). These positions will become part of a team of professionals supporting the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Human Health and Performance Contract (HHPC). These positions will be located in Houston, TX.
Positions are contingent upon contract award.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Engineering positions include senior engineers, engineers, engineer assistants, etc. positions supporting NASA’s HHPC. These positions will be responsible for supporting a wide range of engineering efforts. Successful candidates will demonstrate understanding and ability to follow engineering processes and best practices, including an understanding of the unique engineering requirements of space or similar hazardous environments. Engineering tasks include biotechnology development; human factors engineering; biomedical engineering; biomedical flight hardware requirements; design, fabrication, and testing; and payload and hardware integration with the International Space Station. These positions are responsible for work assigned and for completing requirements in compliance with NASA standards, scientific and research best practices, and SAIC processes and procedures.
EDUCATION: A minimum BS degree in engineering from an accredited college or university.
SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: Positions require varying levels of experience in the engineering field. Experience requirements vary from two years of engineering assistance experience (i.e., engineer assistant) to a minimum of ten years of professional experience, performing professional work in design, development, test, etc. (i.e., senior engineer II). Examples of the diverse engineering expertise required (depending on the specific position) include: biomedical, electrical, mechanical, electronics, process control, manufacturing, environmental systems, human factors, acoustics, optical, and safety, quality, and reliability engineering.
The contract these positions support requires successful completion of a NASA background verification per NASA Procedural Requirement (NPR) 1600.1, Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Policy and Procedures, in addition to SAIC’s standard background verification process.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's approximately 41,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of $11.1 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2011. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
Job Posting: Apr 18, 2012, 3:29:54 PM
Primary Location: United States-TX-HOUSTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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