Responsibilities and Qualifications
- Broad-based electronics hardware engineer with management experience who can oversee/direct subordinates
- Advanced Communications Controller managing the RF interface upload/ download links
- Data hardware management, including internal spacecraft, spacecraft to spacecraft, spacecraft to ground, and ground to mission control networks.
- Analyze concepts on various mission studies and report results to management and at reviews
- Support the analysis of spacecraft systems avionics needs
- Attain information from applicable sources to define avionics requirements and assist the test group in verification of requirements
- Develop a C&DH (command data handling system), with focus on Testability, Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Produce ability
- Work with suppliers and vendors to verify their deliveries are meeting specifications with appropriate certifications
- Support new spacecraft development efforts
- Evaluate vendor & COTS (commercial off the shelf), subsystem components including generating and reviewing specification, reviewing designs, procuring components coordinating testing & verification and generation of test report
- Minimum 10 years of experience as Avionics Managing Engineer
- Bachelor's degree or higher in applicable engineering or science field
- Other duties as assigned
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
Bigelow Aerospace was founded in 1999. Its headquarters are located in North Las Vegas, Nevada.
Our mission is to provide affordable destinations serving many diverse uses and customers, whether those destinations are located in low Earth orbit, deep space or on a foreign body.
In 2006 and 2007, we successfully launched and deployed Genesis I and II. On April 8, 2016 we launched the BEAM, Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, on contract with NASA to the International Space Station. The BEAM is a technology demonstrator to promote the viability of expandable habitat technology.