Barrios Technology Document Management Coordinator in Houston, Texas

Barrios Technology Ltd. is a woman-owned and operated small business headquartered in Houston, Texas. We provide a full spectrum of engineering, operations and related technology services in support of the aerospace community and have successfully supported NASA for 38 years. Barrios Technology is the prime contractor for the Mission and Program Integration (MAPI) contract and Research, Engineering, Mission Integration Services (REMIS) contracts along with subcontractor support to multiple prime contractors as listed below. Barrios employees have the opportunity to contribute to the US Space Program through work on the International Space Station (ISS), Orion, Space Launch System and Exploration programs. Our primary locations are at NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston, TX and the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in Huntsville, AL. We also support commercial space programs and provide systems engineering services to the oil and gas industry. Our customers include:

  • Boeing on the Boeing Engineering and Technical Services (BETS) contract at JSC and MSFC

  • Jacobs Technology on the JSC Engineering and Technical Services (JETS) contract at JSC

  • COLSA Corporation on the Huntsville Operations Support Center (HOSC) contract at MSFC

  • Rothe Development, Inc. on the Joint Operations, Integrated Systems Technology (JOIST) Contract at JSC

  • Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Commercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract in Colorado and Houston

  • Leidos Innovations on the Cargo Mission Contract (CMC)3 at at JSC

  • Orbital ATK on the CRS1 contract in Houston, TX and Virginia

  • British Petroleum (BP) in Houston, TX

Our long-term client relationship with NASA has led to a need for a Document Management Coordinator on the Mission and Program Integration (MAPI) contract at Johnson Space Center (Houston, TX).

MAPI provides program support related to strategic and tactical planning, engineering analysis, manifest development and hardware certification, safety and mission assurance, risk management, information technology, payload integration, program science and research. This includes support of mission and program integration and necessary infrastructure operations functions for the International Space Station (ISS). MAPI has the potential of supporting other NASA programs or projects via task orders.

The Document Management Coordinator will:

  • Support the Mission and Program Integration (MAPI) Documentation Management team and technical experts within the NASA ISS Mission Integration and Operations office to gather and document operations requirements, program planning activities, resource definitions and allocations to define mission objectives and flight definition required to maximize science conducted on ISS.

  • Provide support in the preparation, coordination, tracking and documentation change processing for the Increment Definition Requirements Document (IDRD), Post Increment Evaluation Report (PIER) and associated template blank books.

  • Gather requirements inputs for the Increment-specific planning data in the IDRD and post-flight performance data for the PIER, prepare coordination meeting packages, develop comment dispositions, record and track actions to closure.

  • Develop and coordinate change processing schedules.

  • Coordinate with the various ISS disciplines, including the interfacing with the International Partners, to resolve issues associated with the change.

  • Integrate inputs from technical experts, coordinating updates between submitters and reviewers, documenting resolutions and maintaining the technical consistency of the document.

  • Work with the Increment Management Team (IMT) to ensure the technical accuracy of documentation.

  • Perform Document Quality Assurance (DQA) to ensure documents meet the ISS Program's documentation standards.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

  • BA or BS degree in the appropriate discipline from an accredited college or university, plus five (5) years of appropriate and progressive experience.

  • Strong organizational skills, time management and interpersonal skills.

  • Highly detail oriented, able to multi-task and prioritize work to meet critical schedule requirements.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on technical writing, attention to detail and focus on quality products.

  • Proficient/expert in word processing, manipulating tables, developing spreadsheets, graphics and presentations.

  • Ability to work in a very dynamic environment and under pressure on periodic quick turnaround assignments.

  • Periodic overtime and early morning telecon support may be required.


  • International Space Station (ISS) experience with general knowledge of ISS Program organization, products and processes and ISS Program document configuration/data management processes.

  • Experience/knowledge of maintaining documents to ISS Program documentation standards (e.g. SSP 50010) and knowledge of ISS Change Request processes.

  • Exposure to databases is a plus, including DOORS/Cradle.

Essential Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.

  • Applicant selected may be subject to government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Work may involve sitting for extended periods.

  • May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lb.

  • Must have sufficient mobility to enter areas of test facilities where necessary.

  • Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.

  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, fax, etc.)

  • Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical.

  • Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required.

  • Must be able to work in a team atmosphere.

  • Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.

  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

  • This position may require some commuting and traveling to other installations as needed.

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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.

  • Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has been advertised.

    Barrios Technology is an Equal Employment 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 ID: 2018-1291

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