Advanced Mission Design Engineer - Space Systems
Advanced Mission Design Engineer - Space Systems - Advanced Mission Design Engineer - Space Systems

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Advanced Mission Design Engineer - Space Systems

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Advanced Mission Design Engineer - Space Systems

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Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Design Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Company Profile Oceaneering Space Systems (OSS) is a precision engineering and manufacturing group which specializes in turn-key design, development, manufacturing, certification, maintenance, and testing of extra-vehicular and intra-vehicular (EVA & IVA) tools and equipment for astronauts; including life support and environmental control systems for space; robotic systems for military, space, and biological research; and thermal protection systems for launch vehicles. We also provide specialized engineering and support services in these areas, and astronaut training in NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory. For more information please go to and click on Products & Services, then click Space Systems (OSS). This position is located in Clear Lake, Texas. Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries. Position Summary Provide trajectory products supporting spacecraft mission design & analysis for advanced Orion crewed missions such as Artemis I-III and related missions Perform trajectory optimization runs to characterize vehicle Performance and mission availability for a variety of scenarios Duties & Responsibilities Develop, integrate, and test new algorithms for evaluation of vehicle and mission performance Provide software development and scripting of NASA's Copernicus trajectory optimization tool and related applications Integrate Copernicus with other trajectory software and tools Develop requirements documentation for mission design products Provide recommendations for improvements in design and software development processes Perform other duties as required Qualifications REQUIRED: BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school in the field or in a related area Experience with orbital mechanics and designing spacecraft trajectories Knowledge in the development of spacecraft mission design algorithms and analyzing spacecraft performance Experience developing, verifying, and validating simulation models Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment consisting of NASA civil servants and various contractor employees Strong interpersonal skills to enable successful performance in a collaborative engineering environment Ability to organize and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines and schedules with limited supervision Ability to prepare written documents and to verbally present at various meetings Experience with Microsoft Office products REQUISITION PREFERENCES: PhD in Aerospace Engineering with a focus on trajectory design, optimization, and orbital mechanics Experience with 3-DOF spacecraft simulations Proficiency in Fortran, Python and Linux Experience in product delivery and management utilizing source code management tools such as Git/GitLab Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors

Oceaneering pushes the frontiers of deep water, space and motion entertainment environments to execute with new, leading-edge connections to solve tomorrow’s challenges, today.
As the trusted subsea connection specialist, our experience combined with the depth and breadth of our portfolio of technologies allows us to engineer solutions for the most complex subsea challenges. From routine to extreme, our integrated products, services, and innovative solutions safely de-risk operational systems, increase reliability, and enable a lower total cost of ownership.
We are connecting what’s needed with what’s next as the world’s largest ROV operator and the leading ROV provider to the oil and gas industry with over 300 systems operating worldwide. With our safety-focused and innovative approach, we responsively and decisively react to subsea challenges while providing solutions swiftly and efficiently.


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Published On 25-01-2023