Jacobs Engineering Huntsville , AL 35801
As a valve design and development engineer, your expertise will provide valuable insight in the design, development, test, and operation of aerospace valves, lines, and ducts in rocket propulsion systems at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC). In this role, you will support various NASA projects and component manufacturing and test in the NASA Component Development Area.
The candidate will provide engineering support for the design, development, test, and operation of aerospace valves, lines, and ducts. Activities will include (but not limited to);
Perform design and analysis of aerospace valves and actuators
Review of component designs and planned/performed testing
Evaluate/propose alternate design/test approaches to meeting requirements
Provide risk classification to any deviations to requirements
Communicate lessons learned and best practice information
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Degree in Engineering or related field from an ABET-accredited university is required. Typically, educational requirements are the equivalent of a Ph.D. with a minimum 4 years of experience; Masters with at least 8 years of experience, or a BS with at least 10 years of experience.
Component (valves, lines, ducts) experience from either aerospace, industrial, or chemical systems is required
Design and development of valves, valve actuators, piping, tubing, fluid connectors, and/or other miscellaneous fluid system components
Experience in specification, design, and testing of cryogenic liquid rocket engine valves and actuators is strongly preferred
Propulsion system component design, analysis, engine integration and development/verification testing
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 (< />
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%).
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.