Structures & Environments Thermal Engineer - (AER0004YN)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Alabama-Huntsville-20320-MSFC
  • Jul 28, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Description

 

Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.  With $15.0 billion in combined revenue and a talent force more than 77,000 strong, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, construction- and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors. For more information, visit www.jacobs.com

Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) is comprised of 10 companies and is located at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL (ranked #11 in Best Places to Live by U.S. News). JSEG has been a primary contractor for NASA since 1989 and supports marquee NASA programs, including the Space Launch System, International Space Station, space optics fabrication, earth and space sciences and advanced propulsion system development. As a partner in NASA’s next generation of space exploration, our jobs are literally history in the making.


Be a part of the team accepting the exciting challenge to return mankind back to the Moon and beyond. The ESSCA contract provides engineering, scientific, and technical support to NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in Huntsville, AL. Our Thermal Analysis and Control team is a high performing group executing challenging tasks for thermal and fluids design, analysis and test support of the Space Launch System (SLS).

Working independently and in an integrated, collaborative team, your responsibilities would include:

  • Thermal modeling, analysis, and documentation of the integrated launch vehicle addressing structural temperature predictions for element interfaces, compartment environment definition, multi-element interaction, etc.
  • Problem resolutions for test activities such as green run, wet dress rehearsal, etc.
  • Structures and Environments (STE) Thermal Sub-Discipline support for multiple configurations of SLS Cross-Program thermal interface and shared volume thermal engineering.

 

Qualifications

 

Qualifications:

A degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field is required. Degree from an ABET institution is preferred. Typically, educational  requirements are a minimum of a Masters with at least 3 years of related mechanical or aerospace engineering experience, or a BS with at least 5 years of related mechanical or aerospace engineering experience. 

 

Required skills and experience:

  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in the field of launch vehicle thermal analyses.
  • Thermal/structural and thermal protection system analyses experience.
  • Technical writing and presentation capabilities.
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

Highly desired skills and experience:

  • Experience with AutoCAD/Thermal Desktop.
  • Prior experience with NASA or its contractors.
  • Familiar with NASA or DoD standards and specifications.

 

The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally within a framework of strong leadership, competitive compensation, and rewarding career paths. Come join our team on the Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations!

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Essential Functions

 

Work Environment: 

Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%). Requires travel in the domestic USA (<5%).

 

Physical Requirements: 

Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).

 

Equipment and Machines: 

Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).

Attendance: 

Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.

 

Other Essential Functions: 

The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.

 

Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.

#ESSCA

 

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

 

Primary Location

: United States-Alabama-Huntsville-20320-MSFC

Job Posting

: Jul 27, 2020, 7:33:58 PM

Job

: Engineering

Organization

: CMS

Job Type

: Experienced

Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

20320-MSFC 

620 Discovery Drive 

 Huntsville 35806

Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities