THIS JOB IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. THIS IS ARCHIVAL INFORMATION. Project Engineer / Component Product Engineer II - III (Valves & Actuators) CA
Job Title: Project Engineer / Component Product Engineer II - III (Valves & Actuators)
Number of Positions: 2
Remaining Positions: 2
** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **
** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **
** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **
** Candidates should have 5 to 10 years of experience **
** This is NOT a Designer role. Please make sure that all candidates with a Designer background or expectation are aware of this **
** Manager likes to see college GPA's on resumes **
Under general direction, the Component Product Engineer determines approaches to objectives demonstrating a complete understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, and practices.
25%: Development and fabrication support of rocket engine valve and actuator components. Translates engineering and scientific concepts from preliminary ideas through product life cycle.
25%: Supplier integration with external suppliers ensuing requirements are achieved on time and within budget.
20%: Interfaces with other members of project or program teams, management, and technical staff to provide coordination of technical, schedule and cost solutions to team objectives.
20%: Analyzes and verifies valve & actuator design and performance for adequacy and reliability. Supports investigation and resolution of hardware and process anomalies and issues identified by preventative action/corrective action boards or safety initiative activities.
10%: Develops trade studies, design concepts, systems integration and component-level test plans.
-Experience with liquid rocket propulsion systems desired.
-Understanding and use of analytical, design or process procedures pertinent to Rocket engine valve and actuator advanced development.
-Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications, develop planning and procedures for assembly and test; Ability to communicate clearly and concisely; effective presentation and report writing skills will be required.
-Project skills in developing MS Project scheduling and Earned Value Measurement Systems is a plus.
-May require the use of engineering test equipment, CAD, and/or various computer systems.
-Ability to operate effectively in a team environment.
-Demonstrated leadership skills are highly desireable.
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering is required, plus 3 years experience in related field. MSME/AE degree is highly desireable.