Senior Thermal Engineer

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1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$150,000 - $200,000Annually

+ Top-tier healthcare coverage + Life insurance + Generous holiday calendar + Paid caregiver leave + Mental health resources + Professional development stipend + Daily meals + Commuter benefits + 401(k) retirement savings plan


Newport Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
Autodesk CFD
  • Currently pursuing or have obtained a MS or higher degree in engineering or applied physics with focus on heat transfer and fluid dynamics
  • In-depth understanding of heat transfer and fluid dynamics
  • 5+ years of experience designing thermal systems for integrated hardware products
  • Practical experience designing passive and active thermal management systems
  • Thermal testing experience –sensor selection, data acquisition, data post-processing
  • Thermal FEA experience –STAR-CCM+, ANSYS, Icepak, or Flotherm
  • CAD experience with SolidWorks or Siemens NX
  • Highly motivated, self-starting, and able to perform duties autonomously without supervision
  • Passion for defending the United States and her allies
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export-controlled data
  • Own the thermal design and analysis of a hardware development program
  • Use first principles as a basis for every decision and discern the right level of analysis to apply
  • Define good thermal architecture to withstand rugged environments
  • Work with engineers in other disciplines to document power dissipations under different operating modes
  • Communicate pros/cons of system architecture with respect to thermal considerations
  • Own the thermal FEA/CFD models and predict system performance
  • Define and execute prototype builds and tests to verify thermal designs
  • Present thermal status at formal reviews internally and with customers
  • Develop internal tools to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of analysis
  • Support failure reviews and root-cause analysis with test data and thermal analysis

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



null, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development