I-HAB BASELINE ENGINEER

Company Details

From Italy to the world, from the world to the universe: our goal is to give more space to ambitious, enterprising ideas. We do everything in-house: we design, develop, assemble and test products that combine reliability with top performance. This is one of the reasons why we are chosen by the best international space agencies, such as NASA, ESA and ASI.

Collaborating daily with the Italian Space Agency and coordinating some of the space missions, our instruments and services make life better for astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) and for future space explorers.

DUTIES

The candidate will provide engineering support to the project teams for the definition and control of the engineering baseline in multilateral programmes implemented in collaboration with other international partner Space Agencies.

This includes:

  • Support to the day-to-day monitoring of the activities of the involved Industrial Contractor(s), review of technical documentation and daily discussions with Participating Agencies, for instance NASA, CSA, and JAXA;
  • Control that the engineering baseline is in line with the Programme as well as with the ESA requirements during the whole project lifetime:Ensure that programme requirements are correctly flown down into element, subsystem and equipment level requirements and safeguard their consistent tracking;
  • Maintain the DOORS Database instances and related links to the other tools;
  • Support the definition and planning of element and programme verification activities to be executed jointly by international partner agencies;
  • Support to Project Working Groups and Boards;
  • Review of Industry Specification(s) at all levels;
  • Support ESA internal Engineering Control Board (ECB), Change Control Board (CCB), MRBs, TRR/PTRs, VCB and other meetings as per team leader request;
  • Support to project reviews (e.g. PDRs, CDRs, QRs, ARs and others);
  • Support MBSE and IT set-up and implementation activities.
  • Support the ESA project manager by keeping under control the contracted engineering baseline.
  • Anticipate engineering changes to the baseline and enable technical discussions with industry, project and programme experts.
  • Keep the CFI/GFE list up-to-date, and in line with the multilateral exchange agreements for hardware, software, data and information.
  • Support the preparation, release and maintenance of the Multilateral documentation and the tracking of Data and CFI/GFE exchanges in accordance with multinational agreements between the international partner Agencies.
  • Maintain of CFI/GFE content and planning data, consistently with project needs.
  • Support audits and suppliers’ assessments.
  • Supporting the NC review boards, conduct root-cause and extent analyses, and contribute to the definition of action plans.
  • Support the Engineering and Baseline, Verification and AIT Team Leaders of the project in execution of their tasks.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCES & SKILLS:

  • Master in Aerospace Engineering or another relevant discipline, combined with at least 4 years of relevant experience.
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written.
  • Proven experience with design and development in human spaceflight projects.
  • High Operational Efficiency and proven results in the area of relationship management and efficiently in the cooperation with various customer(s).
  • Able to work independently.
  • Experience working with other international space agencies.

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