Responsibilities and Qualifications
- Research, design, develop, and test spacecraft systems for human spaceflight missions and operational capabilities
- Development of planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes
- Analyze complex aerospace product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine missions planning and operational needs
- Support the task of integrating the efforts of a multi-disciplinary team of subsystem engineers into an overall habitable spacecraft system
- Support overall development of a human habitable spacecraft system with focus on Testability, Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, and Producibility
- Perform requirements development, documentation management, quality assurance
- Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited university
- 5 years experience with spacecraft design, development, integration, test and operations phases of spacecraft external interfaces. Experience with human spaceflight programs is essential
- Background in interfacing with customers and partners
- Self-starter who is flexible and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines consistently
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 and is headquartered in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Our company’s mission is to provide affordable, human-rated space structures for destinations in low Earth orbit, the moon, and beyond to meet the needs of a diverse array of customers.
Since 2006, we have successfully launched and deployed three expandable space structures, to include a human-rated module attached to the International Space Station. Presently, we are working on the research, design, and development of our next generation of human-rated expandable habitats, the B330 spacecraft. We are also currently partnered with NASA to assist with developing commercial and deep space habitation concepts as part of their NextSTEP (Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships) Habitation Systems program.