Subj Matter Specialist Risk Management

  • SAIC, Inc
  • El Segundo, CA 90245, USA
  • Apr 01, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is currently looking for Part-time Project Engineer to support launch system SE&I activities for the Launch Enterprise (ECL) with our amazing team at SMC in El Segundo, CA. 


Key aspects of this oversight will include the following:

Requirements Validation

Test & Integration

Launch Vehicle, Payload and Launch Site Integration

Day of Launch Activities

Launch Mission Assurance activities, in cooperation with FFRDC

Launch Integration Scheduling

Coordination with launch vehicle providers, satellite developers, associate contractors, FFRDC, and launch program office teams.


Job Specific Responsibilities


Provides technical risk analysis of launch service providers (LSP) risk management process, design, manufacturing, and quality management processes and implications on Government mission assurance requirements.
Develop 5x5 risk matrix for Government review and decision making based on probability (likelihood) of occurrence and impact on cost, schedule, and performance requirements of the program.
Monitor and track risks, and provide analysis of developments/status of risk management boards and other meetings.
Develop recommendations to the government based on analysis of control and mitigation strategies.



Required Education & Experience

Secret Clearance Required

Bachelors (STEM) and ten (10) years experience with eight (8) years or more of related experience in the following areas:

Experience involving NSSL launches or experience involving launch vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar category with other federal agencies such as NASA, NOAA, NSA, etc.

Experience involving launch vehicles used in NSSL launches or similar category with commercial launches, or experience involving launch vehicles used orbital launches other than those described in 1 above.
Experience involving ballistic missile launches, launch process and operations experience, mission integration experience, experience involving ground systems, experience involving other than launch vehicle propulsion comparable to launch propulsion.
Familiarity with SMC/ECL programs and space vehicle and launch vehicle system design.
Familiarity with the SMC/ECL risk review and management process
Knowledge of range requirements and risk management experience
Knowledge of DoD risk management guide and industry standards


Desired Education Experience
Masters in STEM field 


Desired Certifications

INCOSE Certification


Desired Qualifications 

Work proficiently on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.