Teledyne Technologies

Human Factors Specialist 1

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Requisition ID
Company Name
Teledyne Brown Engineering
1st Shift - Morning
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen Only

Company Overview

Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing. The Company provides full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, and defense, energy and environment markets. Teledyne Brown has expertise in systems integration, technology development, hardware design, prototype development, system test and evaluation, advanced manufacturing, performance-based logistics solutions, and operations and maintenance

Position Summary and Responsibilities



Position Summary & Responsibilities


The Human Factors/Display Specialist is a human factors trained professional who is responsible for assuring the usability of operations products (displays and procedures) designed by International Space Station (ISS) users to service payload science investigations.  This position reviews and evaluates payload application software graphical user interfaces (GUIs), prepares and distributes iterative product design review reports, plans and conducts usability verification tests as required, prepares test reports, tracks usability-related issues and prepares and submits flight candidate crew display products for final baseline and flight certification. Candidate will perform software UI requirements applicability assessments and respond to ISS User requests for support during program design reviews and as required throughout the product development phase.   This position reviews other payload operations products while working closely with POI and JSC representatives to ensure optimal interoperability of payload displays and procedures.


Education and Experience


Bachelor’s Degree in human factors psychology, engineering, science or a related field of study.


Preferred candidate should have 2 plus years experience in design support of software display interfaces, human factors, and system engineering design orientation and UI product integration.


Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Knowledge of and ability to apply appropriate ISS program display and graphics commonality standards to developer-unique user interface designs;
  • Knowledge of human factors in space;
  • Familiarity with ISS microgravity science, objectives, technologies and trends;
  • User-centered design principles;
  • Usability standards per ISO 9241; usability testing and evaluation; test reporting;
  • Familiarity with current/emerging display architectures, including laptop computer, touchscreen, tablet, Smartphone, LCD/LED/OLED front panel; and wearables (incl. VR/AR);
  • Familiarity with current commercial operating systems design standards including: Apple iOS Human Interface Guidelines, Google Android User Interface, Linux.
  • Display prototyping (e.g. Balsamiq®; Axure®);
  • Microsoft Office (Word/Powerpoint/Excel)
  • Excellent writing and verbal communications skills;
  • Motivated; able to work both independently and in a team setting;
  • Ability to apply a defined set of processes and work to a product integration milestone schedule;
  • Limited travel requirement  


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