BAE Systems Independent Readiness Review Team Structural Engineer in El Segundo, California

The Independent Readiness Review Team provides independent assessments of program risks and risk mitigation options to the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) leadership for designated SMC launch vehicles, space vehicles, and ground control systems. The IRRT assesses technical risk and after Flight Readiness Review (FRR), the IRRT will provide the same mission success risk assessments to the Mission Director until one day prior to launch and provides input to space vehicle ship decisions and consent to fuel.Therequirement is for a structural/mechanical panel senior systems engineer providing technical assistance in the area of space and launch vehicle structural and mechanical systems. This includes technical evaluation and risk assessments of mechanical hardware, structures, moving mechanical assemblies, thermal control, environmental criteria, materials, mechanical interfaces, and structural/mechanical aspects of hardware in other technical areas (avionics and propulsion/ordnance).

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • Master's Degree is required in Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, or a Physical Science.

  • 15 years of strong demonstrated Space Vehicle and/or Launch Vehicle mechanical and structural system life-cycle development to include design, build, test, integration, and turn-over to operations.

  • Strong, proactive leader who has demonstrated experience leading a small team of people

  • Extremely motivated individual who is a self-starter and a team player.

  • Significant experience in performing risk analysis and mitigation on Space Vehicles or Launch Vehicle mechanical and structural systems and their subsystem components using DoD approved risk analysis process.

  • Demonstrated experience in executing tasks in a timely manner.

  • Demonstrated experience with team leadership, and program/project management.

  • Demonstrated experience working with Air Force and DoD contractors in a development environment

  • Experience writing and delivering technical documents and briefings

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills as well as organizational skill

  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills to enable working, interfacing, and interrelating with diverse personnel and dynamic teams

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.

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Independent Readiness Review Team Structural Engineer

El Segundo, California