Bigelow Aerospace | Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

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.

Company Overview
Bigelow Aerospace was founded in 1999. Our 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.


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Bigelow Aerospace
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1899 W. Brooks Avenue
North Las Vegas, NV 89032

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