KBRwyle Project Engineer (2400 NASA Parkway) in Houston, Texas

Project Engineer (2400 NASA Parkway)



The purpose of the Project Engineer position is to provide engineering services for the development, deployment and sustainment of hardware for use on the International Space Station and exploration missions (e.g. Orion).This position will support requirements development and verification, parts identification, hardware development, and testing. This position will be responsible for the maintaining and deploying of critical hardware items and resources. This position will require the candidate to become well versed in the quality process for the development of controlled hardware, including the writing of Task Performance Sheet and disposition of Discrepancy Reports. This position will require the candidate to be capable of reviewing and interpreting engineering drawings. This position will require the candidate to oversee and participate in hands on development activities. This position will require the candidate to demonstrate effective communication skills in working with the project, other project engineers, technical support staff and quality engineering personnel. This position will deal with the development of technologies for air and water systems, build to print flight articles and refurbishment of existing flight equipment.


  • Responsible for compliance with Safety, Health and Environmental plan; must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all of the Company‚Äôs safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel

  • Responsible for compliance with the Quality Assurance Plan, policies and procedures

  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance level as determined by the Company

  • Responsible for completing all assigned training

  • Assume ownership of all technical considerations for key elements of hardware.

  • Interface with purchasing, quality, logistics and other service centers provided by the contract.

  • Interface with NASA and HHPC stakeholders

  • Review drawings

  • Develop controlled paperwork

  • Disposition non-compliant hardware

  • Oversee technical work

  • Develop process

  • Execute refurbishment activities

  • Will perform other duties and assignments as required.




-BS in Mechanical, Aerospace or Biomedical Engineering from an accredited university with 0-2 years of related experience.


-Prior experience with processes

-Experience in technology maturation and development

-Leadership experience



-Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing (MS Office tools)

-Able to work effectively with minimal supervision


-Able to work in a team environmentProficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)


-Ability to read and develop engineering drawings

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Req ID: 1062932