Thermodynamics Engineer 4
Location: Centennial, CO
Pay Rate: DOE
Duration: 1 Year W2 Contract
Shift: 9/80, exempt OT
**MUST be a U.S. CITIZEN; NO DUAL CITIZENSHIP**
Performs thermal analysis at both the detailed component level and at the systems level. Thermal analyses are performed to verify designs will operate within prescribed temperature limitations, and to prescribe thermal protection systems when needed. Develops specialized analytical tools as required to perform these functions. Develops procedures and plans for thermodynamic test programs when existing analytical capabilities are insufficient. Resolves issues related to thermodynamics that arise due to operational use in the field.
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace or associated field of Engineering
10 years demonstrated ability to perform system-level thermal analyses.
Capability to interpret system-level requirements, perform analysis to verify that those requirements are met, and document the verification results.
Ability to build analysis models and tools based on program needs.
NOTE: Relocation is not available
Candidate must have the ability to quickly understand and become proficient with various analysis tools and associated computer programs.
Experience with multiple software tools is desirable including ability to use, Matlab, Sinda/FLUINT, Thermal Desktop, and SpaceClaim.
Demonstrated proficiency applying analysis results to hardware solutions is desirable
Ability to support test activities, including requirements definition, test planning, test, and test reporting is preferred
Experience with aerospace, and specifically space system, work is desirable including knowledge of cryogenic propulsion systems.
Risk management experience, including any human spaceflight experience, is desirable Works well in team environments and with minimum supervision
Centennial , CO
Minimum Experience (yrs):
Bachelor's of Science