Staff Propulsion Engineer
Posted on 3/27/2023
Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan Area, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience inpropulsion design
  • Mastery of fundamentals for internal combustion engines
  • Demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • Lead design and analysis activities related to aircraft engines, engine components, and fuel systems
  • Lead the development and execution of propulsion system test plans including fuel system, propulsion performance characterization, reliability/maintainability testing, aerodynamic performance characterization, thermal management, and acoustic performance
  • Collaborate with external propulsion development suppliers to support the development and testing of propulsion technologies
  • Produce technical reports to capture and communicate the findings of the propulsion system testing and analysis
  • Perform system, subsystem, and component trade studies
  • Execute the development and release of detailed design documents including CAD models, 2D drawings, assembly instructions, acceptance test plans and other design artifacts
  • Use data and analysis to set acceptance criteria for production and engineering propulsion hardware testing
Desired Qualifications
  • Masters or PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Propulsion/Combustion focus)
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