Posted: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 2:44 PM
Requisition ID: 30841
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nations space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration : to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game:changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
The Aerodynamics and CFD Applications Section within the Fluid Mechanics Department provides design and analysis support for aerodynamic environments of space, launch, and reentry vehicles. The qualified candidate works with both internal and external customers as a technical authority on aerodynamic topics.
:Perform analysis, modeling, planning, and review functions associated with the fluid:mechanical characterization of space, launch, and reentry vehicles
:Provide technical support to Program Offices in technical interchange meetings, design reviews, hardware reviews, and review of contractor analyses
:Interface effectively with diverse engineering organizations, customers, and contractors
:Maintain technical currency and familiarity with industry:wide fluid:mechanical modeling technologies related to space, launch, and reentry vehicles
:Use existing computational fluid dynamics and engineering analysis tools. Develop new modeling and analysis tools, as needed 13;
:Bachelors degree in aerospace, aeronautical, or mechanical engineering with a strong background in fluid mechanics from a recognized institution
:Minimum two year experience in aerospace, aeronautical, or mechanical engineering
:Ability to exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills
:Experience working effectively with others and conducting studies independently
:Experience performing and documenting original research
:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the U.S. government. U.S. citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
:An advanced degree (Ph.D.) in aerospace, aeronautical, or mechanical engineering, with a strong background in fluid mechanics, aerodynamics, and thermodynamics
:Experience in ground testing and test instrumentation is a plus
:Current experience using computational fluid dynamics techniques
Additional Requisition Details
System Job Title
Salary Grade: 81
Organization Level: 1
Rotation Posting: Non:Rotation
Clearance Requirement: Secret
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