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Project Engineer

Posted by: KBRwyle

Posted date: Apr-02-2017

Location: Mountain View, CA

Please submit application at: http://careers.wyle.com

The purpose of this position is to provide the GeneLab Project with risk and configuration management support. The incumbent will manage the project risks per the NASA standards. They will work with Project management and functional leads to identify, track and report risk status monthly. The incumbent will also provide configuration management support for all project documentation, both utilizing Confluence and the SCF Branch Engineering Release Center. The top candidate will also assist with development of project level documentation, organization and preparation for reviews and support functional teams with all other related activities.

The incumbent shall:
Lead Risk Management efforts for GeneLab, including, but not limited to, identifying, tracking and reporting project risks, using NASA standard Risk Management policy and practices.
Organize and convene monthly project risk management meetings.
Insure Project maintains strong configuration control on documentation through use of Confluence and / or the SCF Branch Engineering Release Center.
Editing and review project text for clarity e.g. project documents for project reviews such as the system definition reviews (SDRs), preliminary design reviews (PDRs), etc.
Lead activities and other task support as required by the GeneLab Project Managers.
Required Education/Experience:

The incumbent shall have as a minimum a Bachelors with 4+ years of experience or Masters with 2+ years of experience in a technical field or business administration or 8+ years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Required Skills/Training:
Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
Familiarity with common computer applications, e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Excel or their equivalents.
Desired Education, Experience, Skills or Training
Experienced with NASA Project and risk management policies.
Understanding and experience with data system development.
Experience with using of Confluence for project communication and internal configuration management.
A minimum of 5 years of experience with NASA Projects and/or risk management
Standard Company Requirements:
Position requires U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status.
Applicant must include desired salary in application submission.
Must comply with Safety, Health and Environmental plan, policies and procedures.
Must comply with the Quality Assurance plan, policies and procedures.
Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance.
Responsible for completing all required training.
Perform other assignments and duties, as required.
Physical & Cognitive Requirements:
Speaking: Verbal communication using the English language.
Written Communication: Produce written work using the English language.
Organization: Prioritize multiple, competing assignments.
Performance Level: Perform effectively in a fast paced, demanding work environment.
Seeing: Must be able to read reports and use computers and other office electronics.
Hearing: Must be able to hear well enough to communicate with co-workers.
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: Must be able to write, type and use phone system.
Must be able to stand, walk, climb, stoop, kneel, lift, pull and push.
Travel Requirement: Must be willing to travel as necessary to meet business needs.
This position does not offer relocation.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabilit y.
This position is eligible for the internal recruiting incentive program.
Job Title Project Engineer
Post Details
Email claudia.gallegos-kakinami(at)nasa.gov
Employer's Website careers.wyle.com
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Other
Job Classification Job Classification -> Engineering
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Mountain View, CA
Key Words risk management, configuration management
Start Date 04/10/2017