Electronics Component Engineer - EEE Parts for NASA xEVA Space Projects - (ADV0000MU)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston-20331-ESCG
  • Nov 23, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Description
 

Are you passionate about human space exploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a dynamic and diverse team to make a difference?  If you are, we need you! 

 

We need your commitment, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over the globe.  We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality of life of people around the world.  We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deep space exploration.  Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutions provider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States.

 

We have the unique and significant role to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC), to be part of every human spaceflight program – the International Space Station (ISS), NASA’s Orion spacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, the orbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back and forth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep space exploration.  From critical systems on the ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanced development for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of the foundation for Gateway. 

 

We also partner with NASA at JSC, the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samples returned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbital debris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of the origins of our solar system.

 

We need you to be a part of our team!

 

** We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opening, however we do not have assurance at this time if and when the position will be finalized and opened. Because we have strong reason to believe the position will be approved soon, we are proceeding with identifying qualified candidates and conducting interviews**

 

We are currently in need of a Electronics Component Engineer - EEE Parts for NASA xEVA Space Projects to join our team with ERC, Inc., a JETS teammate company.  Do you have the following skills?

  

The Electronics Component Engineer - EEE Parts for NASA xEVA Space Projects will:

  • Report directly to the Electronics and Electrical Section Manager as part of group of over 50 other Electronics and Electrical Engineers.
  • Provide Electrical, Electronic and Electromagnetic (EEE) parts support to the NASA xEVA Space Projects.
  • Evaluate proposed EEE Parts lists with respect to the projects specific hardware criticality and environments.
  • Report on the manufacturers, materials, construction, usage (environment & electrical de-rating), and overall reliability of the selected parts to the EEE parts control board (PCB).
  • Recommend replacement EEE parts.     
  • Assist in EEE parts failure investigations.
  • Review Military and industry EEE parts specifications, standards and studies for application to NASA programs. 
  • Assist in the development of EEE part qualification plans, project specific screening requirements, and Non-Standard Part Approval Requests (NSPAR).
  • Work in a laboratory environment as required, following standard operating procedures.
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned.
 
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 five (5) years of related engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and four (4) years of related engineering experience, or Ph.D. from an accredited engineering school and zero (0) years of related experience.

  • Supporting design reviews and product development teams.

  • Understanding of component selection, screening, qualification, and derating for use in space flight applications.

  • Providing technical support to material review boards (MRB’s).

  • Supporting project teams in EEE related activities including review and generation of project related documents such as procurement specifications and source control drawings (SCDs).

  • Assist in preparation, analysis and distribution of NASA Advisories and Government Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP) Alerts.

  • Assist in part selection and obsolescence review.

  • Development of part specifications and test procedures for space level parts. 

  • Provide technical assistance to contracted tests labs and part manufacturers.

  • Provide customer/project team applications assistance.

  • Review electrical test data to verify part / lot acceptability.

Requisition Preferences: 

  • Knowledge of component failure modes, component reliability and NASA component specifications and standards.

  • Understanding of passive components, microcircuit, hybrid, semiconductor and discrete device fabrication.

  • Prior experience with accelerated reliability testing, reliability theory and component failure analysis.

  • Knowledge of the EEE parts used in high reliability military/DoD or space hardware and the associated US military test specifications and standards. 

  • Experience with the development of EEE parts management plans, destructive physical analysis (DPA), and parts failure analysis desired.

  • Strong background in Electronic Engineering including knowledge of EEE parts, technologies and manufacturing processes.

  • Experience with product development, pre-production activity, and product life cycle.

  • Expertise in developing the ionization radiation test plan based on mission objectives and desired reliability. 

  • Conduct ionization radiation test based on the test plan and publish test result report.

  • Sourcing background in electronics industry and supply chain experience with electrical technologies and part manufacturers.

  • Proficient in MS Office programs, particularly MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, OneNote and Outlook.

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

 
 

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
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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 visit www.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, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Texas-Houston-20331-ESCG

Job Posting

: Nov 13, 2020, 5:53:21 AM

Job

: Aerospace

Organization

: CMS

Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

: 
20331-ESCG 
2224 Bay Area Boulevard 
 Houston 77058
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities