60 Seconds With NASA Engineer Jessica Marquez

Watch Jessica Marquez, a Space Human Factors Engineer at NASA Ames Research Center in California, share how the focus of her job is to build tools and software that help people do their jobs in the space operations world. She's always liked math and science, and fell in love with engineering because she gets to use her creativity while helping to build cool things such as astronaut trainer systems or a cockpit inside of the space station. She hopes more girls will pursue careers in space exploration because adding their unique experiences and knowledge base will help create better and richer solutions to problems.

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