- 183609 - Propulsion Engineer 4
- Kennedy Space Center
- 6 MONTHS
- Chipton-Ross is seeking a Propulsion Engineer 4 for an opportunity in Kennedy Space Center, FL.
Leads definition of requirements for propulsion systems, auxiliary power systems and vehicle fuel and tank systems. Leads definition, coordination and control of the functional and physical interfaces between the propulsion system and the vehicle. Leads development of specifications and architectural and configuration concepts for associated vehicle systems to meet customer and regulatory requirements. Leads configuration and design of propulsion sub-systems and components to meet all vehicle design and performance criteria. Leads the use of various testing, analysis, modeling and simulation tools to estimate or calculate system performance. Leads the definition and performance of certification tests for propulsion sub-systems and components. Leads support of fielded systems by developing responses to customer queries and providing technical recommendations. Leads development of concepts for future propulsion systems to meet anticipated requirements. Works under minimal direction.
REQUIRES EXPERIENCE WITH THE DESIGN OF CRYOGENIC ROCKET PROPULSION SYSTEM. WHILE THIS INCLUDES ROCKET ENGINE(S), IT ALSO INCLUDES THE ENTIRE PROPULSION SYSTEM (I.E. THE VALVES, FILTERS, LINES, TANKS, SENSORS, ETC
Accredited Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.
This work assignment has been designated as "safety-sensitive" by the Client. Contractors assigned to safety-sensitive jobs at the Client site must first complete regulatory pre-placement requirements prior to reporting to assignment. Additionally, contractors assigned to safety-sensitive work will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing in accordance with federal mandates.
Start Time: 7:30 AM
End Time: 4:00 PM
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.
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