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Sierra Nevada Corporation EPS Test Engineer III (CONTRACT) in Louisville, Colorado

SNC is currently seeking exceptional candidates who wish to be a part of thecommercial space revolution. Our fun, fast-paced and collaborative teamdesigns, builds, and flies the Dream Chaser Cargo System, an ambitiousflagship program to create our Nation's only commercially reusable spaceplane. With your help, we will conduct many safe and successful missionsover the next decade to deliver critical cargo to and from the InternationalSpace Station. These flights for NASA will enable us to build anunprecedented commercial space transportation network around the DreamChaser, which provides affordable, cutting-edge orbital capability andreturn to Earth services onto runways around the globe. The future of spacetransportation is now.SNC is recruiting for an experienced Space Vehicle Electrical Power System(EPS) Engineer to work with electrical power systems for space flight.This position requires a self-motivated, capable person, with strongverbal and written communication skills. In addition to technicalexpertise, the individual must be people oriented, have strong customerand vendor relationship skills, possess a positive team-player attitude,be flexible and willing to take on new assignments and responsibilities, asthey arise, and be able to communicate complex technical ideas to theaudience at hand. SNC Space Exploration Systems is seeking an experiencedspacecraft power system engineer who can make key contributions to the EPSteam through all phases of the Dream Chaser Cargo System program, includingdesign and analysis, verification and validation, production, test andoperatioPrimary Responsibilities Include:Understand, plan, and execute technical activities in accordance with SNCpolicies, procedures, work instructions, and specific Customer requirements.Originate specifications, control documents, verification and validationplans, procedures, reports, and other documentation in support of designand development activities.Prepare material for and present at periodic design/ERB/PCB reviews.Ensure product manufacturability, testability and supportability.Participate in design/vehicle integration and test activities followingProgram and Company related requirements/procedures.Develop and/or review circuit design, participate in test andverification, and oversee operation of the as-built hardware.Research, analyze, and diagnose power system and performance anomalies byutilizing hardware documentation, software tools, and/or test results,as necessary, to resolve EPS related issues.Interface with prime contractor EPS System engineers, NASA Engineers, andother SNC Dream Chaser engineers.Validate and verify requirements through test, analysis, inspection, ordemonstration.Review and disposition vendor SRDLs.Work closely with Manufacturing and Integration .and. Test Groups to:Plan production fixtures, test procedures and test equipment.Provide support in the development and maintaining of configuration baselinesfor systems and sub-systems.Define/Support EPS unit and subsystem related proceduredevelopment/testing, including but not limited to:Defining EPS operational constraints, flight rules, and timelines forvehicle ground and flight test campaigns.Development and execution of procedures for flight and ground testing.Battery receiving/inspection testing and in-between flight fitness for usetesting.Real-time operations support of flight and ground testing.Additional Responsibilities Include:Follow SNC policies, procedures and work instructions for all technicalactivities.Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours.Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.Other duties as assigned.Compliance ResponsibilitiesResponsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, andCompliance regulations (internal and external).Responsible for timely execution of all personnel-related activities such asTime Sheet completion, Performance Evaluations, Salary Reviews,Succession Planning, etc.Essential Fun