RestonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Reston jobs

SLD Sr Thermal Systems Engineer - Lunar Permanence

Company: BLUE ORIGIN
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 8, 2024

Job Description:

At Blue Origin, we envision millions of people living and working in space for the benefit of Earth.

Take the next step in your career now, scroll down to read the full role description and make your application.

We're working to develop reusable, safe, and low-cost space vehicles and systems within a culture of safety, collaboration, and inclusion.

Join our diverse team of problem solvers as we add new chapters to the history of spaceflight!--- -We are a diverse team of collaborators, doers, and problem-solvers who are relentlessly committed to a culture of safety.

This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable space flight.

Join us in lowering the cost of access to space and enabling Blue Origin's vision of millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.As part of a diverse and hardworking team of engineers, you will contribute to the definition and development of spacecraft thermal control systems.

You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and often uncertain environment, contributing to innovative solutions, while demonstrating personal leadership, technical competence, and attention to detail.You will work directly with NASA and our National Team Partners as part of the Human Landing System (HLS) Sustaining Lunar Development (SLD) program.

You will play a key role in developing the Lunar Transportation system that will return humans to the Moon, this time to stay.You will be a -Senior Thermal Systems Engineer -within the Thermal Integrated Product Team (Thermal IPT).

You will be responsible for performing and leading Systems Engineering (SE) tasks and delivering SE-related products.

This person will work closely with the Thermal Analysts and Designers, but also across all other IPTs to ensure successful execution of the Thermal Subsystem in the larger spacecraft and mission.

Contribute to a team of Thermal Engineers simultaneously developing groundbreaking lunar landers.We are looking for someone to apply their technical expertise, leadership skills, and commitment to quality to positively impact safe human spaceflight.

Passion for our mission and vision is required!Responsibilities:Develop & manage Thermal specifications and requirements (at subsystem and component-levels)Develop & manage Thermal interfaces, including Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and models (in collaboration with adjacent IPTs)Decompose requirements from system and subsystem-levels into lower-level requirementsMentor early-career Thermal Systems Engineers on the Lunar ProgramStandardize Thermal Systems Engineering approachesOwn the verification and validation of Thermal requirements, in collaboration with the Thermal test engineersPerform traceability analysis of requirements to higher levels, and to verification activitiesLead trade studies across the Thermal IPT and with other IPTsServe as the Thermal point-of-contact for other IPTsUtilize Systems Engineering tools such as Jama, Windchill and CameoSupport and present at major gated reviews including design reviews, readiness reviews, etc.Qualifications:Minimum of a B.S.

degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering8 years of relevant Thermal Engineering or Systems Engineering experience on space missionsUnderstanding of heat transfer fundamentals in space environmentStrong understanding and application of Systems Engineering fundamentals in a few areas such as Requirements management, Verification, and/or IntegrationFamiliarity with common spacecraft thermal hardwareStrong understanding of aerospace hardware verification and validation processAbility to earn trust, maintain positive and professional relationships, and contribute to a culture of inclusion.Must be a U.S.

citizen or national, U.S.

permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S.

as a refugee or granted asylum.Desired:M.S.

or PhD degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering12 years of relevant Thermal Engineering or Systems Engineering experience on space missionsSolid understanding of pumped fluid loop hardware such as pumps, cold plates, radiators, valves, heat exchangers, etc and semi-passive devices like sensors and heatersFamiliar with NASA Systems Engineering process and standardsExperience solving a variety of thermal problems demonstrating breadth in applicationExpert in requirements management software such as JamaDon't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single desired qualification.

At Blue Origin, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.Compensation range for on site CO applicants is $125,480
- $184,037Compensation range for on site WA applicants is $136,467
- $200,151Compensation range for on site CA applicants is $136,467
- $200,151Other site ranges may differInclusivity StatementDon't meet all desired requirements? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single desired qualification.

At Blue Origin, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every desired qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway.

You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.Export Control RegulationsApplicants for employment at Blue Origin must be a U.S.

citizen or national, U.S.

permanent resident (i.e.

current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. -as a refugee or granted asylum.BenefitsBenefits include: - Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance, paid parental leave, short and long-term disability, 401(k) with a company match of up to 5%, and an Education Support Program.Paid Time Off: - Up to four (4) weeks per year based on weekly scheduled hours, and up to 14 company-paid holidays.Discretionary bonus: Bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results.Eligibility for benefits varies by role type, please check with your recruiter for a comprehensive list of the benefits available for this role.Equal Employment OpportunityBlue Origin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force.

Blue Origin hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications, performance, and abilities.

We support the establishment and maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the diversity of individual team members.

We provide all qualified applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local law.

Blue Origin will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws, including the Washington Fair Chance Act, the California Fair Chance Act, the Los Angeles Fair Chance in Hiring Ordinance, and other applicable laws.

For more information on "EEO Is the Law," please see here.Affirmative Action and Disability AccommodationApplicants wishing to receive information on Blue Origin's Affirmative Action Plans, or applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application and/or interview process, please contact us at -EEOCompliance@blueorigin.com.California Applicant Privacy NoticeIf you are a California resident, please reference the CA Applicant Privacy Notice here.SummaryLocation: Seattle, WA; Huntsville, AL; Denver, CO; Phoenix, AZ; Space Coast, FL; Los Angeles, CA; Reston, VAType: Full time

Keywords: BLUE ORIGIN, Reston , SLD Sr Thermal Systems Engineer - Lunar Permanence, Other , Reston, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Reston RSS job feeds