Job Listing Description

Affordability Systems Engineer

Leading Aerospace company, located in Canoga Park, CA, is seeking an Affordability Systems Engineering Specialist for a 6+ month contract role.

** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **

** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **

** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **

Essential Job Functions:

90% - Affordability Engineering Support of Programs. Typical duties may include but not limited to the following:
-Lead or assist with should cost estimates for proposals.
-Lead or assist with PRICE TruePlanning estimates of propulsion system costs and associated component costs.
- Lead or support Design-to-Cost efforts on programs
-Build a strong working relationship with other employees to ensure that the group?s capabilities are full utilized and that the group?s results are meeting customer needs.
-Embrace a continuous improvement mindset
-Demonstrate a 100% commitment to quality in actions, decisions, and conversations

10% - Discipline Support and/or Training and Education:
-Create and improve training materials and possibly deliver training sessions
-Support discipline initiatives
-Complete mandatory and discretionary training
-Attend staff meeting and other discipline coordination meetings.

-Experience with COTS parametric and other hardware modeling tools is highly desired.
-Advance Excel skills
-Understanding of how to best segregate and capture product costs is preferred
-Familiarization with spacecraft and/or launch vehicle systems is preferred
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
-Strong work ethic and drive to succeed are required
-Ability to work with all levels of the organization is required
-Local candidate preferred.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (requires US Citizenship)


Requires a Bachelor's in Engineering or related discipline and at least 9 years directly related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Job Number: 12021
Job Location: Canoga Park, CA
Rate: Open
Per Diem: Yes
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6 Months+
Start Date: April
Input Date: 03/24/2017
Attention: John Dillon
City, State: EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245-5067
Phone: 310/607-9091
Fax Phone: 310/607-9818

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