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KeyLogic Systems, Inc

NASA Systems Engineer

KeyLogic Systems, Inc - Fairmont, WV

KeyLogic is seeking experienced NASA Systems Engineers

to support our NASA customer in Fairmont, WV. We will consider relocation

At the NASA IV&V Facility, we support NASA's IV&V Program, delivering analysis and verification & validation of safety-critical and mission-critical software for a number of important NASA programs, including both human and robotic exploration as well as earth and space science collection platforms.

The successful candidates will learn to work independently and as a member of a team in one or more of these IV&V projects or other IV&V Program functional areas.

Roles and Responsibilities will include assignment in one more aspects of the IV&V Program needs listed below:

Working independently with minimal supervision, performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, and cost, risk, supportability, and effectiveness analyses for total systems.

Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical constraints.

Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, and requirements allocation and interface definition studies to evaluate compliance of software specifications with customer requirements.

Performs planning, modeling, validation, engineering, and verification activities.

Analyzes effectiveness/efficiency of NASA program procedures and processes and develops/recommends improvements.

Prepares presentations, reports, research, and other contract deliverables. Participates in selected programs, events, and meetings involving staff, Government customers, and visitors.

Familiarity with UML, software architecture, service oriented architecture, agile processes, systems engineering, and verification and validation.

Strong experience with NASA or military programs involving space, ground, and launch operations/processes is essential.

Excellent verbal and written English language, good communication skills, and ability to interact well in group meeting/working environments.

Software hazard analysis and risk assessment in conjunction with the development of a system reference model. Able to lead medium to large sized teams in technical task completion.

Participate in Risk Management process as it relates to execution of the IV&V Project and to the software development project being evaluated by the IV&V team

Work is performed on-site in Government facilities

Occasional travel may be required

Required Qualifications:

Minimum of 9 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or other software-related engineering program. Minimum of 6 years with a M.S or 5 years with a PH.D. An additional 4 years of directly related experience in lieu of degree may be considered as well

Working experience with all major aspects of the software development life cycle (requirements, design, implementation, and test)

Excellent writing and communication skills are required, and ability to interact well in group meeting/working environments.

Familiarity with software architecture, systems engineering, software integration, and verification and validation.

Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Desired Qualifications:

Experience and expertise with NASA, NOAA, or military programs involving spacecraft flight software including knowledge of spacecraft software domains such as Command & Data Handling, Telecommunications, Electrical Power Subsystem, Thermal Control Subsystem, SpaceWire (SpW) protocol, Fault Protection/FDIR, Autonomy, or Vehicle Health Management

Experience in human space programs/space domain topics such as mission and spacecraft ground operations, launch operations/processes, propulsion, environmental control and life support systems, vehicle system management, software safety, and mission assurance;

Is a self-starter who can work independently, but who also functions well in a team environment

Is an excellent verbal and written communicator

Maintains excellent rapport with all internal and external customers

About KeyLogic:

KeyLogic is a highly successful provider of professional and engineering services. We specialize in solutions that enable our customers to make better decisions for their organization. KeyLogic’s performance has earned the company a solid reputation for high standards, proactive solutions, and an outstanding commitment to the customer, best exemplified by the fact we have never had a one-time federal customer — all of our customers have provided repeat business.

KeyLogic has achieved seventeen consecutive years of growth since its founding in 1999. Our client list includes the Department of Defense (DoD), where we provide services for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the U.S. Army and Navy, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Departments of Labor (DOL), Energy (DOE), Transportation (DOT) and Treasury (including the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)), General Services Administration (GSA), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

KeyLogic has successfully attained a Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development (CMMI-DEV) Maturity Level 3 Rating. CMMI-DEV is a process improvement approach for software engineering and organizational development that provides organizations with the essential best practices needed to meet business goals. Only three-percent of small and medium federal contractors have achieved CMMI Maturity Level 3. KeyLogic joins this distinguished group.

KeyLogic Systems is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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KeyLogic Systems, Inc


NASA Systems Engineer KeyLogic Systems, Inc - Fairmont, WV, United States


Location: Fairmont, WV

Company Profile:
KeyLogic Systems provides Information Technology (IT) and business services in the areas of Knowledge Management, Program Management, and Portfolio and Performance Management, enabling our Federal government clients to better achieve their missions by improving their management practices and IT systems. KeyLogic s performance has earned the company a solid reputation for high standards, proactive solutions and an outstanding commitment to the customer, best exemplified by our 97% customer satisfaction rating in 2005 and our record of never having a one-time customer. All of our customers have provided repeat business.