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    Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by appointment date.

    This is a bargaining unit position (i.e. covered under labor/management agreement).

    To receive consideration, you must submit a resume and answer NASA-specific questions. The NASA questions appear after you submit your resume and are transferred to the NASA web site. If you successfully apply, USAJOBS will show your application status as 'Received'. If your status is 'Application Status Not Available', you have not successfully applied. Do not rely on a USAJOBS email to confirm successful application. Only an email from NASA confirms a successful application.

    The position is located in the Advanced Aircraft Projects Office within the Aeronautics Directorate at the NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio. The incumbent serves as a research/project engineer with responsibility for developing and coordinating advanced materials research for highly survivable aircraft and propulsion systems involving flight regimes from subsonic to hypersonic. Duties also include project management and monitoring contractors engaged in this work.

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    Responsibilities

    The employee manages development efforts for a significant end product or a major subject-matter entity, such as advanced materials and structures for highly survivable aircraft.

    The employee serves as a technical specialist, conceiving and developing materials and structures investigations in areas where data is not available or is insufficient to permit advancing the state-of-the-art, such as developing materials for highly survivable advanced aircraft.

    The employee serves as a technical expert, trouble-shooter, or consulting engineer, providing technical advice and guidance to the contractor in developing new procedures, equipment, systems, tools, or in performing the work required by the contract.

    The employee serves as a technical engineering specialist in the test, checkout, and readiness of materials that involve new concepts and new and varied problems to be solved. The incumbent will also manage and conduct materials and structures test programs for application to structural and non-structural components.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

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    This announcement is open to all qualified U.S. citizens.

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  • Job family (Series)

    0806 Materials Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/444049400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.