Mission Assurance Engineer ( Dulles, VA ) TS7855743
6 Month Contract
Clearance: TS required. Prefer TS/SCI
Pay rate: $40-45/hr w2 , may consider higher for the right candidate
**This is a Jr. Level Support Role. We are not looking for "over-qualified" candidates to support this opportunity. Primary duties are non-conformance processing. Will also perform supplier data review/technical data review. Skills w/ spreadsheet data manipulation are key. This is a Satellite Manufacturing Operations support position. Assembly and Testing of spacecraft. Supporting Hornet program.
This is hardware centric work, so candidates w/ a software background will likely not work. Former managers or workers seeking to get into management also will likely not be a good fit. This is NOT a management position.
This person will work with a lead and another engineer who p/t supports this program. Will interface with manufacturing and INT teams. Overall Hornet team is 30-100 individuals at a given time, but will mostly work with lead and fellow engineer. **
Implement mission/flight assurance plans for individual spacecraft flight hardware programs addressing design, manufacturing, integration and test activities in accordance with company and contractual requirements. Work as a member of an integrated product team with Orbital ATK Safety & Mission Assurance staff in hardware and software quality assurance, supplier assurance, configuration management, EEE parts engineering, materials engineering and occupational safety to address technical issues, meet program requirements and ensure mission success. Interface with customers, vendors, and with Orbital ATK Manufacturing, Integration & Test and Engineering organizations to identify and resolve mission/flight assurance issues. Provide support to program Flight Assurance Manager in review of supplier and internal design/manufacturing/test documentation and processes, identification of non-conformance root causes, recommendation of effective corrective actions, and customer technical communication