Jacobs Technology provides overall management and implementation of ground systems capabilities, flight hardware processing and launch operations at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. These tasks will support the International Space Station, Ground Systems Development and Operations, and the Space Launch System, Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle and Launch Services programs.
Perform International Space Station Research (ISS-R) support to requirements for Class D and 1E payloads or other assigned projects.
Interface with Payload Developers and Principal Investigators to meet ISS Program requirements for manifest, execution and return of biological payloads.
Coordinate with Principal Investigators to develop the Science Verification Test (SVT), Experiment Verification Test (EVT), Flight, and Ground Control Test (GCT) requirements and support execution.
Responsible for drafting the Experiment Requirements Documents (ERDs) and assist with schedule maintenance of assigned payloads.
Attend technical conferences and meetings.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Must have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in biology, health physics, microbiology, plant physiology or other related field plus a minimum of three (3) years of experience processing ISS payload requirements.
Must have excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
Must be dependable, punctual and professional.
Must be self-motivated and take a proactive approach to completing work.
Must be able to manage and prioritize multiple projects without missing deadlines or sacrificing accuracy.
Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, if necessary.
Must be able to travel to support conferences and technical meetings - CONUS.
Must be able to work extended shifts, holidays and weekends to support payload activities.
May be required to wear eye protection and other necessary personal protective equipment.
Prior experience working in the OZ Requirements Baseline and Integration Tool is preferred.
Prior experience processing Class D/1E or other ISS payloads is preferred.
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