Astronaut Resume Samples

An Astronaut is an individual who is trained to fly and operate vehicles in space. These highly trained professionals often work in space exploration. The duties and responsibilities mentioned on the Astronaut Resume include performing scientific experiments in space, conducting research related to space exploration, ensuring the safety of the spacecraft and its occupants, conducting experiments, performing spacewalks, and maintaining the safety of the spacecraft.

Astronauts must have excellent problem-solving skills and communication skills in order to successfully carry out their mission. Other needed skills include – a strong understanding of physics, and mathematics, excellent physical condition, strong problem-solving and communication skills, and the ability to work in diverse weather conditions. A degree in aerospace engineering, physics, or a related field is typically required for this position. Astronauts must also pass a rigorous physical and psychological examination, as well as a series of specialized training sessions.

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Typical Astronaut Resume

Headline : Typical Astronauts Contributing to the development of instrumentation and measurement techniques that support human spaceflight. Supporting control console human interface upgrades. Supporting systems safety activities by working toward process and documentation improvement. Experienced operating pneumatic, hydraulic, and electronics/control systems.

Skills : Communication, Leadership, Adaptability.

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  1. Performed basic measurements and the associated instrumentation and techniques that support science investigations for planetary atmospheres, exospheres, and life detection.
  2. Served as a flight controller on launch day, leading tasks such as simultaneously load propellants and pursuant into the rocket, or preparing the capsule for embarking astronauts.
  3. Developed and supported procedure updates for use across all phases of the operation.
  4. Operated spacecraft during take-off, landing, and docking with space stations.
  5. Undertaken research and conducted experiments in space.
  6. Ensured that equipment on space stations and in spacecraft is maintained and operational. 
  7. Ensured that science results and mission status are communicated with Mission Control on Earth.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            BCompSc


            Astronaut Resume

            Headline : Astronaut is Coordinating recruiting, selection, interviews, and employment processes for the purpose of meeting staffing requirements while complying with established guidelines. Using creative methods for talent acquisition, including discipline-specific job boards, social media, and networking. May participate in other company programs related to talent acquisition.

            Skills : Teamwork, Problem-Solving, Consulting.

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            1. Performed searches for qualified candidates according to relevant job criteria, using computer databases, networking, Internet recruiting resources, cold calls, media, recruiting firms, and employee referrals.
            2. Participated in interviews such as preliminary phone interviews, and in-person interviews before presenting final candidates to Hiring Manager for consideration.
            3. Developed and maintained strong working relationships with employees, managers, government agencies, educational institutions, and outside community groups.
            4. Screened and referred applicants to hiring personnel in the organization, making hiring recommendations when appropriate.
            5. Developed strategic recruitment plans to improve selection rates and success per hire.
            6. Coordinated and attended hiring events such as job fairs, military bases, and technical schools.
            7. Maintained accurate and well-ordered documentation on all candidates, searches, hiring managers interactions, and other recruiting activities to ensure a safe and thorough audit if required.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            BCS


            Astronaut Resume

            Headline : Astronaut is Establishing and maintaining excellent lines of communication between FOD and space vehicle hardware/software providers. Specific duties will depend on the candidates' experience and skillset and must be carefully evaluated for Organizational Conflict of Interest (OCI) concerns with contractor (IMOC II) management. Certifying to support the Spacecraft Analysis (SPAN) flight control console as assigned. Traveling to other customer sites to support FOD as required.

            Skills : Travelling, Technical Support, Implementational Skills.

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            1. Provided technical support for applied BHP projects and services within the Flight and Medical Operations Department, specifically related to implementing crew and family support for International Space Station.
            2. Assisted ISS astronauts and their families prepare for, and conducting, their ISS missions by implementing a wide range of psychological support services.
            3. Assisted the BHP's psychological support team provide in-flight resources for ISS crewmembers and their families.
            4. Assisted in providing post-flight support services for crewmembers returning from their ISS mission, and their families, as needed.
            5. Provided crew and family support, as required, outside of regular work hours, such as evenings, weekends, and holidays. In support of this work, the incumbent will be scheduled in an on-call rotation with other Psychological Support Coordinators.
            6. Coordinated as needed with the BHPs Family Support Office within the Astronaut Office to facilitate implementing psychological support services related to launches, landing, or other pre-flight and in-flight activities.
            7. Assisted in providing flight certification and processing for hardware flown for on-orbit resources, as needed.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            BCS

            Astronaut Resume

            Summary : Astronaut Providing operational support for the development, implementation, modification, testing, validation, and troubleshooting of spacecraft network and computer hardware, software, and subsystems while ensuring the safety of both the onboard crew and vehicles. Building strong collaborations and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, ensuring a high rate of customer satisfaction.

            Skills : Customer Service, Administrative, and Operational Skills.

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            1. Performed administrative duties associated with these projects, such as tracking logistical issues, developing and maintaining schedules, organizing meetings systems and subject matter experts, gathering information, coordinating ISS crew and family support activities with international partners, reviewing requirements or other documentation, maintaining records, and developing and maintaining requirement documents.
            2. Integrated with NASA customers, mission managers, flight surgeons, flight controllers, and a multidisciplinary team of personnel to effectively plan and execute psychological support services.
            3. Contributed, as needed, to developing operations requirements for NASA's future spaceflight exploration and commercial crew missions.
            4. Assisted with other tasks as needed to ensure successful execution of BHPs deliverables for the NASA customer.
            5. Provided weekly status reports of job activities to management.
            6. Wrote ground and on-orbit procedures, training materials, and other documentation.
            7. Performed similar duties in support of other exploration and future lunar missions.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  BCompSc

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Summary : Astronaut is Experienced in leading activities that ensure compliance with all regulatory and internal requirements. Experienced in developing proactive quality initiatives and driving implementation. Demonstrating leadership and teamwork by working with others to identify and drive improvement. Mentoring and guiding less experienced individuals, leading advocates, and partners.

                  Skills : Leadership, Manufacturing.

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                  1. Led cross-functional teams in pursuit of performance improvements aligned to department and organizational goals within areas supported, the Cedar Rapids and Iowa Regional site, and across Avionics.
                  2. Influenced peers and championed Quality improvement as part of a larger manufacturing support team.
                  3. Led Root Cause Corrective Action teams to reduce scrap, reduce defects and improve customer satisfaction.
                  4. Demonstrated knowledge of AS9100 and Collins Aerospace Quality Management System requirements.
                  5. Identified and managed risk in product development primarily utilizing and driving PPAP core elements (e.g. PFMEA, MSA, Process Flow, and Control Plans).
                  6. Ensured all requirements are met for work transfer and process change management including resourcing Gate and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) acceptance.
                  7. Gained product-specific knowledge relevant to production areas supported.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS physics

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Headline : Astronaut is Representing FOD positions to programmatic control boards and panels and ensure FOD review and integration of program change requests through the FOD review process. Integrating FOD evaluations of the design, ops concepts, reference missions, and support strategy for the assigned programs. Providing operations integration activities for mission preparation/verification planning activities, such as integration of flight preparation into program schedules.

                  Skills : Operational Skills, Modelling, Problem Solving.

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                  Description :

                  1. Modeled the fields and trajectories of charged particles within a radio-frequency ion trap.
                  2. Contribute to the development of instrumentation and measurement techniques that support human spaceflight.
                  3. Represented all HH&P requirements during the design phase and at design milestones (i.e., SRR, PDR, CDR).
                  4. Reviewed verification and certification of vehicles, hardware, and software in development.
                  5. Maintained a broad knowledge of all HH&P requirements and engage Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) for the technical details and direction.
                  6. Integrated HH&P operational activities.
                  7. Unloaded food and supplies shipments from Earth on board the ISS or TSS. 
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS physics

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Objective : Astronaut is Providing operations-related System Engineering and Integration and configuration management support to all facets of the assigned programs Flight Operations Directorate (FOD) team, as needed. Focusing is on safety, feasibility, mission success, operability, and ensuring that the FOD and Astronaut Office viewpoints are represented.

                  Skills : System Assistant, Technical Skills, Analyzing Skills.

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                  Description :

                  1. Developed and executed a plan for documenting operational processes.
                  2. Provided insight into compliance with HMTA mandatory standards.
                  3. Coordinated and participated in Program document and design reviews.
                  4. Developed summary assessments and follow up on actions.
                  5. Developed requirements mapping from HMTA standards to Program documents and corresponding gap analysis.
                  6. Reviewed and assessed integrated test and analysis activities.
                  7. Formulated, summarized, and represented an HH&P position based on subject matter expertise.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BCompSc

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Objective : Astronaut is Assisting the FOD Assistant Directors, the Astronaut Office, and Flight Director Office Assistants to the Chief, and Flight Directors in the execution, conduct, and integration of FOD-led programmatic technical forums, including the leading and chairing of splinter forums to resolve and integrate specific technical issues as required by FOD. Advising the assigned programs Assistant to the Chief, Flight Director Office, Astronaut Office, FOD Program CAMs, and Integration Division Management on the status of the relationship with the assigned program and of issues, problems, recommendations, and/or agreements necessary to maintain an effective relationship between FOD, Commercial Crew Offices, and the assigned programs.

                  Skills : Writing, Crew,.

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                  Description :

                  1. Developed position papers and/or requirements interpretations for human health and performance issues.
                  2. Disseminated information to HH&P management and subject matter experts.
                  3. Obtained Artemis Flight Controller certification for supporting MCC operations.
                  4. Provided Flight Controller operational and engineering support from the Flight Control Room (FCR) and Multi-Purpose Support Room (MPSR) in MCC as it pertains to Medical Operations.
                  5. Provided technical support to the crew, Flight Surgeons, and other flight control team members for Crew Health and Performance (CHP).
                  6. Participated in pre-flight design & requirements reviews, provide operational insight and expertise, and prepare for operational execution of new CHP hardware.
                  7. Written, submitted, validated, and maintained operational procedures for CHP equipment and crew medical activities.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  0-2 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Junior
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS physics

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Objective : Astronaut is Supporting FOD Management, FOD Cost Account Managers (CAMs), Flight Directors, and the Program Integration Branch, as requested. Providing leadership and integration for program technical issues and actions pertinent to FOD in support of NASAs mission. Integrating FOD evaluations of the design, ops concepts, reference missions, and support strategy for the assigned programs. Identifying and evaluating technical problems and their proposed solutions.

                  Skills : Planning, Documentational Skills, System Assistant.

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                  Description :

                  1. Drafted/updated requirements, flight rules, activity planning documentation, and technical reference documentation as necessary.
                  2. Assimilated information from various sources and act as liaison with representatives from Flight surgeons, Engineering, Training, Exercise Specialists, Laboratory, and Science communities that support CHP equipment and requirements.
                  3. Developed proficiency in operating sophisticated mechanical, fluid, and avionics systems as you work toward and complete certification as a Capsule Controller, Booster Controller, or Ground Controller for the test and launch of the New Shepard rocket.
                  4. Supported control console human interface upgrades.
                  5. Supported systems safety activities by working toward process and documentation improvement.
                  6. Maintained equipment worth billions of dollars.
                  7. Trained for rigorous physical tests to ensure they can keep up with the requirements of the job.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BCompSc

                  Astronaut Resume

                  Summary : As an Astronaut, Developed and maintained processes to support newly-defined requirements for Orion, Gateway and HLS functions. Served as a member of an integration team in the Flight Integration Division of FOD, with the responsibility of provided official representation of FOD to NASA spaceflight programs boards/panels/working groups

                  Skills : Leadership, Control System.

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                  1. Responded to off-nominal scenarios, taking appropriate actions to maintain crew and astronaut safety and helping lead the team to the resolution of anomalies.
                  2. Operated the Crew Capsule, Propulsion Module, or launch complex ground systems in support of vehicle testing and pre-launch preparations for the New Shepard launch (vehicle checkouts, mission simulation).
                  3. Experienced operating pneumatic, hydraulic, and electronics/control systems.
                  4. Experienced coding simple software programs or algorithms.
                  5. Experienced operating cryogenic systems, including liquid oxygen systems.
                  6. Coordinated, executed, and developed/updated processes to ensure successful FOD support posture for NASA Flight Readiness Reviews.
                  7. Confirmed FOD endorsements and messaging of readiness meet requirements set by governing program organization and that any critical functions not meeting minimum requirements for support are identified and documented to the appropriate party.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Consultant
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS physics