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Job #: R-00108090
Location: Houston, TX
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has an excellent opportunity for a Project Systems Engineer to work on the Cargo Mission Contract (CMC). The Project Systems Engineer will support the systems engineering and technical integration across the lifecycle of the project in concert with internal and external stakeholders for spaceflight hardware in support of NASA's Johnson Space Center International Space Station (ISS), Orion, Human Landing System (HLS), Gateway, and EVA & Human Surface Mobility (EHP) Programs.

This role also has the opportunity to manage development and certification projects of spaceflight hardware for CMC and Leidos Commercial work. The CMC team works with commercial software such as IBM Maximo, Microsoft (MS) Project, and MS SharePoint, in addition to CMC custom software.  Support of tests and other activities may be required outside of normal working hours.

What you'll do:

  • Interact with the customer and other organizations on assigned hardware projects
  • Work with Project Managers to define project scope and identify applicable NASA parent requirements for each hardware item being certified
  • Develop project requirement set with stakeholders for hardware development projects to certify, flight-configure, and deliver new hardware for spaceflight, including:
    • Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, cost estimation, trade studies, requirements allocation, and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware specifications
    • Apply the Concept of Operations set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, design and construction of spaceflight hardware
  • Develop and apply continuous process improvement to CMC system engineering processes to support Orion Program
  • Coordinate with both internal/external stakeholders and requirement owners on applicable requirements and verification methods, including attending technical meetings and leading Systems Requirements Reviews
  • Monitor implementation of verification of requirements and report status to the Project Managers
  • Maintain project resource-loaded schedules in MS Project Professional
  • Review, author, approve, and monitor work orders, purchase requests, non-conformance reports, internal/external customer presentations, designs, and trade studies

What you should possess:

  • Requires BS degree and at least 3 years prior relevant experience

A few things we hope you have:

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Ability to convey technical information and systems engineering approaches to non-technical individuals
  • Experience with ISS, Orion, HLS, and/or Gateway requirements and processes for hardware development and certification, anomaly resolution, configuration management, quality assurance, design, requirements/verification, materials, safety, cargo processing, disposal, manifest, hardware downgrade, toxicology
  • Experience in planning and tracking project labor, material, and product deliverables for projects
  • Experience working with multi-discipline teams and customers and both strong oral and written communication skills

Per the contract, U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Residency is required. Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $54,600.00 - $84,000.00 - $113,400.00

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® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023.  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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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the Leidos.com automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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