Aerospace Launch Mission Manager with Clearance

Parsons Co.

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Torrance, CA

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Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:


Job Description:

Our AEROSPACE team is growing and WE ARE HIRING!

Come and partner with us in our Space Mission!

What You Will Be Doing With US:

  • Interact with small satellite stakeholders, with U.S. Government program office staff, and with industry representatives to plan and execute the Mission Requirements of one or more small satellites onto a launch system while meeting cost, schedule, and do-no-harm expectations

  • Roll-up your sleeves and perform some of the engineering and integration work needed to meet schedule and deliver a quality product

  • Manage development and maintenance of Mission Requirements Documents with multi-manifest space vehicles, work with launch providers to develop and verify interface control documents and lead development of the multi-manifest integrated flight system solution for assigned missions

  • Responsible in the delivery of the integration products and the multi-manifest payload carrier hardware that will be employed on the flight

  • Support prior integration efforts as an engineer or analyst developing integration products or producing verification packages to support confirming compatibility between the spacecraft and launch system

What We Need from You:

  • US Citizenship with Active Secret and ability to obtain TS/SSBI

  • BS degree in #aerospace engineering, #mechanical engineering, or other #STEM degree, with demonstrated experience in this mission domain

  • 10+ years’ experience in government or industry supporting space, aerospace, or related defense programs

  • Experience in the spacecraft or launch integration domain on commercial or U.S. Government programs

  • Experience with systems level engineering and organizational skills, in pursuit of qualification of additional mission set packages for #launch.

  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to manage multiple customers request simultaneously

  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 25% possible with expectation of support to the launch campaign at a CONUS launch site as the system approached launch

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:

  • TS/SCI clearance with polygraph

#WEAREPARSONS and For More Than 75 Years, We’ve Delivered a Better World and We’re Just Getting Started.

We are part of Leading the Future of Space with our DoD’s small satellite integration efforts through our Launch Manifest Systems Integration program with the U.S. Air Force, successfully completing our first launch integration in August 2019 on the ULA Atlas V. The integration – from concept to delivery – took a record five months compared to the years it normally takes for other space operations.

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.