Computer System Technician

Recruiter
Location
Moffett Field, California
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
22 Feb 2017
Ref
PFO00007G
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Provide Wind Tunnel Systems support for the Jacobs ATOM Group at NASA Ames Research Center in the Unitary Plan Wind Tunnel facility. Perform data system entries, parameter updates, backups, debugging, and other duties as necessary to ensure data integrity and efficient system operations. Coordinate with the Test Managers, Instrumentation Engineers, Instrumentation Technicians, facility staff, and external aerospace customers as required. Configure data system displays, setup and monitor data system terminals, computer systems, and network connectivity. This position requires shift work including Day, Swing, and Grave shifts, depending on wind tunnel test requirements. This candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level security clearance.

Minimum associate degree in computer-related field or aeronautics, B.S. degree preferred. Familiarity with computers and software required; UNIX, Unix Scripting, Vi Editor, MacOSX. Background/interest/experience are highly desirable in aeronautics, instrumentation, data systems and wind tunnels.