Configuration Engineer
Feb 21, 2024
Government IT Division
Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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Configuration Engineer: The qualified applicant will become part of Space
Launch System (SLS) program, located in Huntsville, Alabama. The applicant will work on site
in an avionics lab.

Responsibilities:
 The Engineer will analyze internal and NASA driven engineering changes for distribution
to the larger SLS Boeing Avionics group
 Process engineering change impacts, to include details on cost and schedule impacts
 Be the Avionics focal for processing NASA directives and provide official responses of
acceptance to the relevant program boards
 Provide official board representation for Avionics concerning the “kickoff" of all program
level changes and once fully vetted, provide official responses of approval to the relevant
boards
 Brief management, in multiple forums, on engineering change issues/concerns/helps
needed, to include providing weekly email briefs of rollups of Avionics changes and their
statuses
 Provide, as needed, support for Avionics engineers and management in all aspects of
engineering changes and related questions
 Provide, as needed and as able, support for other related efforts to include
Risk/Issues/Opportunities, Request for Proposal processing, Engineering Release
tracking, etc.
Required:
 This position requires the ability to obtain a Customer/NASA background check for which
requires US Citizenship.
 Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics. 
 Familiarity with common configuration tools (like Windchill/APDM and SharePoint).
 The applicant must have experience with configuration management.
 The successful applicant must have strong communication skills, be able to work
successfully with a diverse group of engineers, and are capable of working in a high-
paced/multi-tasking environment while supporting multiple activities concurrently.
 The applicant must be capable of working with minimal supervision.
Desired:
 Experience in System Engineering.
 Experience with avionics hardware and software.
 Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and SharePoint

Typical Education / Experience:
Degree and typical experience in configuration/engineering: Bachelors and 3 or more years;
experience or a Masters degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science
degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or
physics.
Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen. A secret clearance is not required; however, candidate must
be able to pass a background check. This is a full-time 40-hour week Monday through Friday
position located in Huntsville, AL. Some travel may be required.

 


 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: MKS2 Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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