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Senior Aerothermal Engineer

i3 Corps
Huntsville, AL 35801


The candidate will serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) aerothermal engineer in the areas of aerothermal analysis and design in the hypersonic Ma > 5 regime. This support will include aerothermal and CFD analysis of supersonic and hypersonic internal non-reactive flow streams, nozzle aerodynamic design and analysis and Thermal Protection System (TPS) design and analysis. Analytic tools such as finite element analysis codes, aerothermal analysis tools, and computational fluid dynamics solvers will be utilized to support the analysis and design activities. Additional responsibilities will include ground test and evaluation of materials, components, and systems addressing thermal performance. The candidate will be required to support Integrated Project Teams (IPTs) and interact with government and private industry customers in support of science and technology research and development as well as fielded system operational support. The candidate will support design, preparation for and execution of formal design reviews. The candidate will also be required support activities for complex purchases to include specifications, vendor discussions, quote analysis, and technical justifications. The candidate will be in a mentorship role to junior and mid-level engineers and will have the unique opportunity to contribute to the growth and development of the next generations hypersonic design team. <\/p>

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related technical field.<\/li>
  • 10 years experience with hypersonic aerothermal analysis.<\/li>
  • 5+ years of leadership experience in task management or project management.<\/li>
  • Experience supporting multi-disciplined teams in fast paced environments.<\/li>
  • Interest in mentorship for junior and mid-level engineers.<\/li>
  • US Citizenship. <\/li><\/ul>

    • Active US Secret Clearance.<\/li>
    • Specific experience with design and operations of hypersonic test facilities such as regenerative storage heaters, blow down facilities, and aerothermal wind tunnel facilities. <\/li>
    • Specific experience in the design and development of hypersonic thermal protection systems.<\/li>
    • Specific experience involving the design and execution of ground testing to evaluate the performance of TPS material candidates or TPS system components.<\/li><\/ul>


Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-04-22

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