Company: Jacobs
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Greenbelt, Maryland, United States

The successful candidate will interface with project design engineers, parts commodity specialists, and vendor/supplier personnel to identify appropriate parts for use in spaceflight applications. Review project Electrical, Electronic, and Electro-mechanical parts lists for compliance with NASA GSFC and Project pecific quality and reliability requirements. Participate with Lead Project Parts Engineers in support of the Parts Control Board and Failure Review Board meetings. Review Screening, lot acceptance testing, and destructive physical analysis results, providing concise synopses for lot disposition justification. Act as technical interface to the GSFC and SSAI procurement organizations. Provide technical and administrative support for the Lead Parts Engineer. Travel domestically when required (less than 10%).


Undergrad or Graduate degree from an accredited college in the field of electrical engineering, or equivalent. New college graduate or 1 year of experience with background in the development of electrical or electronics engineering. Bachelors degree in Electrical, Electronic, Aerospace Engineering or Physics or a related technical field of study or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Able to manage and prioritize activities to effective support multiple projects/tasks Excellent verbal and written communication skills. US Citizenship required. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite to include Microsoft Access (or other relational database package) is a plus.

Essential Functions

Unusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position (specify and provide % of time required)

  • N/A


Description of Work Environment (50% of time or required as needed)



  • The work place will be a typical Office environment or Electronics Laboratory


Equipment and Machines Involved in Work Tasks (50% of time or required as needed)



  • Various laboratory test equipment i.e. (DMM, PS, Oscilloscope, Power Meter, Ampere meters, Ampere probes, etc. etc.)


Criticality of Attendance (specify and provide % of time required)



  • Necessity for regular attendance required


Other Essential Functions (List other essential functions here.)

Roles and Responsibilities:




  • Must be well acquainted with critical space hardware cleanliness requirements and contamination control in the handling and protection of detector devices and subsystems in clean room and laminar flow bench environments, and be ESD cognizant, trained and certified to handle flight hardware.