Mission Systems I&T Systems Engineer (TS/SCI) in Pasadena, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Pasadena, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    135501
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    253-232-8728

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a Mission Systems I&T Systems Engineer  in Pasadena California.

Must have an active U.S. Government Top Secret (TS) security clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) accesses.

Successful candidate will have the opportunity to support exciting projects with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).

The successful candidate will develop and execute detailed plan to test the mission operations system in an integrated ground environment. This is a position for an energetic and multi-disciplined ground engineer who is customer-focused, articulate, reacts well to changes, can multi-task, and work well independently and within a team environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Developing and executing system level test procedures
• Conduct dry-run test procedures, scripts and products using test resources
• Trouble-shooting and documenting anomalies
• Supporting and participating in the execution of element level mission operations V&V.
• Supporting and participating in the execution of the Integrated Ground V&V campaign.
• Supporting and participating in the execution of End-to-End Testing
• Representing mission operations interest in customer test plans and test reviews
• Supporting implementation of task plans
• Supporting program milestones

Education / Work Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering, EE, CS, or related technical discipline with a minimum of 9 years of related experience; Master’s degree in similar disciplines with a minimum of 7 years of related experience; or PhD in similar disciplines with a minimum of 5 years related experience

Required Skills:

• Systems Engineering knowledge and lifecycle experience in one or more of the following areas: mission operations systems (MOS), ground data systems (GDS), and system verification and validation (V&V)
• Strong Information Technology skills and proficiency in: database applications such as FileMaker Pro and MySQL; scripting languages such as Python and STOL; Linux operating systems; cloud computing; and JAVA
• Experience using requirements management systems such as DOORs
• Demonstrated experience in planning and execution of ground test campaigns
• Direct experience in working effectively across multiple organizations
• Ability to quickly grasp new concepts and incorporate innovations
• Demonstrated experience working with source control applications and workflow applications such as GitHub and JIRA
• Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills required for customer interface

Desirable Skills: • Direct experience in DoD systems engineering lifecycle • Knowledge and experience in applicable DoD policies and procedures pertaining to Ground Systems and Mission Operations • Demonstrated knowledge in software systems I&T and deployment • Prior experience working in a 24x7, high-availability, operations engineering environment • Experience in maintaining program external technical interfaces • Understanding of Flight Project Practices and Design Principles

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.