Teledyne Technologies

Human Factors Technologist

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Requisition ID
Company Name
Teledyne Brown Engineering Inc
1st Shift - Day
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, 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

Technologist III is a human factors trained professional who will be responsible for assuring the usability of operations products (displays and procedures) designed by International Space Station (ISS) users to service microgravity payload science investigations.  This position will review and evaluate payload application software graphical user interfaces (GUIs), prepare and distribute iterative product design review reports, plan and conduct usability verification tests as required, prepare test reports, track usability-related issues and prepare and submit 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:

Requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a specialization in physical sciences, computational sciences, or life sciences.

Strongly Preferred:

0-2 years’ experience in design support of software display interfaces; Human factors, and system engineering design orientation and UI product integration; Familiarity with display prototyping tools; Usability test methods and techniques; Applied knowledge of ISS program display and graphics commonality standards as specified in SSP 57000; SSP 50313); Familiarity with current commercial operating systems design standards including: Microsoft Windows Desktop; Apple iOS Human Interface Guidelines; Google Android User Interface; Linux.

Skill Requirements:

  • 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);
  • 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

Work Location:

Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL 35812 


Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date



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