Materials Engineer

Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: 01-02-2019
The selected candidate for this role will:
  • Implement NASA certification and oversight protocols for materials & processes used in space flight hardware.
  • Be familiar with metallic and non-metallic materials specifications, properties, and testing.
  • Review project documentation and specifications to ensure NASA standards are met with regard to flammability control, toxicity, compatibility, and off-gassing of materials used in spaceflight hardware.
  • Provide Material and Processes design support, including materials selection, design for corrosion prevention, and processes specification. Provide input to project specifications and ensure appropriate materials requirements are incorporated into all project specifications at the right level.
  • Provide support for Materials certification for spaceflight hardware.
  • Apply JSC Material and Processes standards when reviewing and approving flight drawings.
Required Education/Experience/Skills:
  • BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and a minimum of ten (10) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and a minimum of eight (8) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph.D. from an accredited engineering school and a minimum of four (4) years of direct engineering experience.
  • Familiarity with desktop software applications, MS Office is required.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Preferences:
  • Knowledge of NASA Standards used for spaceflight hardware.
  • Previous experience supporting Materials and Processes for NASA/Aerospace projects.
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