The Payload Systems Engineer (PSE) Technical Coordinator oversees and directs the activities for the team of Payload Systems Engineers (PSEs) responsible for the pre-, post- and inflight support of Human Research Facility rack and sub-rack hardware as well as some software. This support includes facility and hardware readiness, on-console systems expertise and console support which typically occurs overnight, and software coordination with Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Payload Operations and Integration Center (POIC).
The PSE Technical Coordinator will:
Act as primary technical liaison to Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Payload Operations Integration Centre (POIC) and ROI functional groups.
Oversees the development and close-out of increment technical documents and anomaly reports
Ensures all technical roles and responsibilities are covered for various increments.
Maintains console certification and functions as a console operator which requires shift work.
Engineering Subject Matter Expert (SME) for in-mission operations and anomaly resolution
Performs on-orbit Human Research Facility (HRF) Rack commanding in support of crew operations
Responsible for training Ground Support Personnel and crewmembers on HRF Racks and subrack hardware
Ensures data management for data collected on-orbit and distributes data to web-based data repository for PI access
Performs testing and verification activities for software and hardware used for on orbit science activities as well as various software tools used on console
Is primary POC to the Subtask Lead
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or closely related field and at least 2 years experience.
Previous experience solving complex problems and working to develop solutions quickly.
Previous proven coordination experience.
Demonstrated technical competence in engineering and computing
Effective communication (both written and oral), and interpersonal skills.
Ability to perform in highly visible and stressful situations.
Must be reliable, adaptable, and capable of working in a team environment
Must be able to work various shifts
Prior experience at NASA
Project management training or experience
Coursework in software or programming and network knowledge
Previous console experience.
Programming skills (Visual Basic, .NET, or C#)
Data networking knowledge (encryption, network security, wireless access points, routers, firewalls, switches)
Must be able to pass a Public Trust background investigation. Must be U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident due to length investigation for non-U.S. persons
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