• Project Engineer 5

    Job Locations US-CA-El Segundo
  • Overview

    Be a part of the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems.  If you take pride in your work, want a challenge that inspires your best ideas, and enjoy being part of a winning team, this is the place for you.


    We are currently searching for the right talent to fill this opportunity:


    Project Engineer 5

    (U.S. Citizenship Required*)

    El Segundo, CA



    In-Space Vehicles Engineering, located in El Segundo, CA, is seeking a career experienced, highly skilled, and motivated Level 1 Payload IPT (Integrated Product Team) Leader. Candidate will lead a cross-discipline team in Payload subsystem program execution. The responsibilities include delivering on all cost and schedule program commitments, technical performance/management of products through delivery, and managing risk and opportunities. As part of Space & Missile Systems, In-Space Vehicles Engineering, based in Los Angeles, CA, manages the company's major commercial and government satellite and ground programs for communications, national defense and other missions.


    • Leading interface for the company, working with supplier, customer and end-user communities.
    • Primary responsibility, authority and accountability (RAA) for program execution and program battle
    • rhythm including earned value, technical performance metrics reporting, cost account management, and communications/ briefing to executive leadership - highlighting and project managing program cost, schedule, risk/mitigation, and technical performance while providing timely affordable, lean, root cause/corrective action-based solutions.
    • Skilled project manager with career-experience and knowledge in leading Non-Recurring engineering
    • (NRE) efforts, project baseline development, resource loading, project breakdown structure (WBS/PBS) activities and program-level metrics.
    • Ensure preparation of the master plan and schedule, such as Integrated Master Plan and Integrated
    • Master Schedule [IMP/IMS], and First Article Plan, through coordination and conflict resolution with other teams, functions, and organizations, as well as customers, suppliers and other stakeholders.
    • Integrate relevant lessons learned from previous programs.
    • Verify all deliverables and statement of work items for complex projects are completed by comparing finished products, services, and other deliverables to statement of work and other contractual requirements. Compares actual results to baseline plan to assess project performance, efficiencies, productivity, and lessons learned.
    • Archive documentation according to approved records retention schedule.


    • Required – Able to obtain U.S. Security Clearance. An Active SSBI clearance is preferred.
    • Experience in Program Management or IPT Leadership including cost, schedule and technical management
    • Full time aerospace industry experience within Mechanical, Structural, Payloads, Design, Analysis, or Production Liaison.



    • Extensive experience with satellite payload subsystems, including systems engineering, payload layout, wire harness, antenna subsystems, payload electronics, and passive microwave devices.
    • Understand the payload subsystem lifecycle: design, analysis, manufacturing, procurements, and assembly, integration, and test.
    • Additional knowledge and experience with mechanical systems engineering, structural dynamics, thermal analysis, thermal (multi-layer insulation) blanket, primary load structures, tooling, deployable structures.

    *U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.


    Education and Experience:  Bachelor's degree with 14 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 12 or more years' experience or PhD with 9 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.


    Conditions of Employment:

    Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.


    About Our Company:

    Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is dedicated to providing our clients with a high standard of quality products and services. For two decades, our reputation has been built on this dedication and the long-term relationships developed with some of the most prestigious companies in the aerospace and defense industries.  These business relationships give you the opportunity to not only find a job, but to find one you can value and enjoy. We will be dedicated to you and to making your career a success.


    Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.


    Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.


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