JPSS Flight Vehicle Simulator Operator

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/28/2016

SGT,Inc. Greenbelt, MD

Greenbelt, MD
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Position Description

The JPSS Flight Vehicle Simulator Operator will perform the followings duties:

* Maintain and coordinate simulator schedules with Operations Users.

* Verify daily operational baseline to verify readiness.

* Maintain simulator Usage Statistics.

* Track and trend Work Requests (WRs), Discrepancy Reports (DRs) and their Metrics.

* Generate documents such as Test Scripts, Anomaly Injection Scripts, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

* Perform HW/SW and Database Regression Tests.

* Maintain Inventory and Version HW/SW configuration and maintain discrepancy lists.

* Support spacecraft launch mission rehearsals.

* Perform minor troubleshooting and analysis of issues requiring potential reset of simulator.

* Write weekly reports.

* Perform minor system admin duties such as backups of user data, verifying security patch updates, and tracking licenses.

* Perform preventive HW maintenance.

* Develop Training Modules and Certification Tests.

Position Requirements

* At least 2 - 5 years of experience in a technology environment experience with NASA/NOAA Space system is strongly desired.

* Experience with scripting languages such as Python, STOL, Perl or programing languages such as as JAVA or C++ is desired.

* Ability to work in team environment and provide leadership skills.

* Excellent communication skills.

* Support off-hours as scheduled (on-site and on call).

* Positive & Enthusiastic.

* 4-year technical degree.

SGT is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/m/f/disabled/veteran.