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Systems Engineer - Configurator

Kent, WA 98032

Posted: 06/06/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Blue Origin - Contract Job Number: 29018

Job Description

Position Title:  Systems Engineer - Configurator

Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract Systems Engineer - Configurator opportunity with our client in Kent, WA.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to the overall physical integration and packaging of the structural, mechanical, fluids and avionics subsystems within the integrated vehicle 
  • Create and manage interface definitions between subsystems with appropriate control documents and ensure that the configuration supports major design reviews and program milestones 
  • Continually assess design for integrated manufacturing, assembly, test and operations and drive design to optimize for manufacturability, quality, and cost. 
  • Support development of system requirements, flow down, and verification planning 
  • Coordinate regular configuration reviews to address module level interfaces, subsystem functionality, assembly, and operations 
  • Contribute to cross-functional trade and impact studies to assist in development and programmatic changes 
  • Management of the Vehicle CAD models, including making sure top-down design principles are followed, maintaining the CAD structure, and exporting CAD models.

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering or related subject area 
  • Successful candidates in this role typically have 5+ years of related experience. 
  • Proven configuration control experience on recently developed products from early trade studies through final design, manufacturing, and test. 
  • Strong social skills and experience working in a highly integrated cross-functional team environment. 
  • Strong design and integration skills using 3-D CAD software and experience with large assembly management (Creo Pro/E preferred) 
  • Experience with component packaging of highly integrated and complex products 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced, dynamic work environment 

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience designing and developing flight proven spacecraft hardware  
  • 8+ years of professional experience developing integrated systems  
  • Strong knowledge of GD&T practices with tolerance stack-up analysis  

Job Details:
  • Locations: Kent, WA Merritt Island, FL, Denver, CO (Remote is accpetable)
  • Contract Position
  • Pay Range: $53-60/hr (varies by location)
  • ITAR obligations are associated with this role, U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, or protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a) (1), (3) is required.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salaries, insurance plan options (HDHP plan or POS plan), education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO), and an administered 401k plan.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to product development companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Meet Your Recruiter

Jeff Morgante

I have an ability to connect with engineers easily, with an engineering background myself, I can relate and communicate using the same language. I have been working in Technical staffing at Protingent since 2011. I have two dogs, Kaleb & Kayce and two cats, Mika and Shiloh. I am originally from upstate New York, but love living in the Pacific Northwest! I have a passion for cars, old and new.

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