Mechanical Engineer
Updated on 2/23/2024
HRL Laboratories

501-1,000 employees

Advancing technology through pioneering physical science research.
Company Overview
HRL Laboratories, LLC stands out as a leading-edge technology company with a 70-year history of pioneering research and real-world solutions, particularly in ultra-high-performance circuitry, robust computing and communications, automated data extraction, and innovative architected materials. The company's collaborative approach with LLC Member companies, government, commercial and academic institutions has led to groundbreaking advances in technologies that operate in space, on aircraft, in automobiles, and in consumer products, enhancing safety, national security, and quality of life. With a team of leading experts in their fields, HRL offers challenging work and exciting career opportunities in a prime location overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
Food & Agriculture
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Aerospace

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$2M

Founded

1997

Headquarters

Malibu, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

35%
Locations
Malibu, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
SolidWorks
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • 10+ years of experience with CAD design (e.g. Solidworks), FEM analysis, analytical, and numerical methods for solving real-world 1D, 2D, and 3D heat flow and mechanical (e.g. stress/strain) problems
  • Experience planning, conducting, and analyzing experiments
  • MS or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Applied Physics, or related discipline with an emphasis on heat transfer plus 6 years of professional experience
  • U.S. citizenship is required
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance
Responsibilities
  • Develop innovative thermal mechanical design solutions for managing heat loads on complex systems
  • Perform sub-system and system level thermal analysis and modeling
  • Design and execute tests to validate the thermal modeling
  • Develop standard practices and guidelines for thermal FEA and common hand calculations
  • Summarize key findings in written documents and oral presentations
  • Contribute to proposals, write reports, and develop schedule estimates
Desired Qualifications
  • A strong mix of technical breadth and depth in the fields of heat transfer, thermodynamics, material science, two-phase thermo-physics, and thermal engineering