Associate Thermal and Aerodynamics Engineer Featured
- Mesa, Arizona
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Associate Thermal and Aerodynamics Engineer job at Boeing in Mesa AZ
Description, duties, responsibilities
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Boeing Defense, Space, and Security (BDS) is seeking an Associate Thermal and Aerodynamics Engineer (Level 2) to join the Vertical Lift Flight Technology Team located in sunny Mesa, Arizona. We participate in all phases of the design, test, and support of (but not limited to) Apache, AH-6, Chinook, V-22 Osprey, and innovative development programs. This position assists with the aero thermodynamic design and analysis of flight vehicles to ensure that the vehicle or subsystem meets thermal requirements.
Supports, plans and performs aerodynamic/aero thermodynamic design and analysis of flight vehicles to ensure that the vehicle meets requirements. Assists in the development of new and improving existing technologies, tools and processes to enhance technology readiness, improve vehicle performance and reduce cycle time and cost. Plans, conducts, coordinates and/or develops test requirements and evaluates test results to ensure compliance with requirements. Develops Boeing responses to proposed regulations that impact cost, performance, producibility, maintainability and safety. Works under general direction. Specific work tasks include:
Supports the design and analysis of flight vehicles to ensure that aerodynamic and thermodynamic requirements are met.
Supports the development of new and improving existing technologies, tools and processes to enhance technology readiness, improve vehicle performance and reduce cycle time and cost.
Performs fluid, thermal, and heat transfer analyses for aerospace applications.
Develops flight test and instrumentation plans, supports ground and flight testing, reduce and analyze test data, and prepare test reports.
Works closely with design engineering teams for the development of new/improved hardware components and to resolve design and fielding issues.
Supports compliance activities with regulatory authorities and internal and external customers.
Supports in the evaluation of analyses and test results to determine that compliance requirements are met.
This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. (An interim and/or final U.S. Secret Clearance Post-Start isrequired.)
This position allows telecommuting. The selected candidate will be required to perform some work onsite at one of the listed location options.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Masters of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry or Bachelors degree with 2+ years of experience.
Solid understanding of principles of heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics.
Experience with MATLAB and Excel or other data manipulation tools.
Familiarity with Thermal Desktop or thermal/fluid system tools.
Familiarity with CFD software tools (especially ANSYS Fluent).
Excellent documentation and communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Knowledge of Rotorcraft is desired.
Familiarity with developing heat transfer coefficients over bodies and internal flow pressure drop analyses.
Experience with ANSYS Fluent for structural and internal flow pressure loss analysis.
Experience at an Aerospace company or Government Lab is desired.
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and 2 or more years related work experience or Master’s degree. In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.
Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies
This position is for 1st shift.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Boeing Company Overview
Boeing is the worlds largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense space and security systems. As Americas biggest manufacturing exporter the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in more than 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft satellites weapons electronic and defense systems launch systems advanced information and communication systems and performance-based logistics and training.