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Job #: R-00099323
Location: Houston, TX
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

The Human Health and Performance Contract supporting NASA at the Johnson Space Center is seeking an entry level Systems Engineer for an upcoming NASA exploration project in the Houston, Texas area.

Primary Responsibilities

This position is a support role developing and integrating next generation technology, processes, and design into flight solutions that will enable astronauts and the program to safely return to the lunar surface. In this role, the candidate will participate over time in the life cycle phases of systems, from early concept development, trade studies, design, fabrication, integration, testing, verification and validation.  This position will support project team activities including defining system stakeholder needs, decomposing system functions, developing technical requirements, capturing system interfaces, performing design analyses, and supporting the planning and execution of system testing, verification and validation activities.  In addition, duties will include participation in design reviews, risk and opportunity management and leveraging subject matter experts to execute technical strategy.  As such, a desire to understanding the Systems Engineering lifecycle process is required.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in related engineering discipline, or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience.

Your GPA needs to be included on your application and resume.

US Citizenship Requirements

Candidate must be able to obtain an SF-85P Public Trust clearance from the customer.

Ability to occasionally travel

Experience with interpersonal skills in a teaming environment where collaboration and communication are critical to the functioning of the team.

Ability to solve technical problems.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in systems engineering involving system requirements development, functional decomposition and allocation, functional integration, integrated design, analysis and evaluation, verification and validation.

Experience with System Integration, Testing, Design for Sustainment Methodology.

Experience with Cradle, DOORs, or similar requirements development software and its application across all elements of systems engineering.

Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering approaches and tools to support system requirements, design, analysis, verification and validation activities beginning in the conceptual design phase and continuing throughout development and later life cycle phases.

Experience with Object oriented programming.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $50,700.00 - $78,000.00 - $105,300.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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