Process and Fluid Engineer
Ground System
Posted on 2/22/2023
Alameda, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • Proficiency with NX and PLM software tools with managing large shared assemblies
  • Ability to thrive in ambiguity and eager to work in a hands-on fast paced environment
  • 5+ years of experience demonstrating two or more of the following:
  • Designing, sizing, specifying equipment for fluid systems
  • Ability to interpret and create Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Experience operating/troubleshooting liquid and pneumatic systems (>6000 PSI)
  • Working knowledge of industrial valves, regulators, reliefs, pumps, fittings, and instrumentation
  • 1-D fluid and thermal analysis skills to help predict performance and size of system
Desired Qualifications
  • 8+ Years of experience
  • Experience with design and analysis of cryogenic systems
  • Experience with flammable and/or pyrophoric fluids
  • Familiarity with 91-710 Air Force safety standards
  • Experience creating fluid system assemblies using the NX Routing toolbox
  • Experience with FEA thermal and stress analysis
  • Drafting and GD&T for fluid systems
  • Familiar with ASME B31.3 process piping code
  • Familiar with AWS D10.18 pipe welding code
  • You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Astra, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills

201-500 employees

Satellite delivery & rocket launch services
Company Overview
Astra’s mission is to Improve Life on Earth from Space® by creating a healthier and more connected plane. Today, Astra offers one of the lowest cost-per-launch dedicated orbital launch services of any operational launch provider in the world, and one of the industry’s first flight-proven electric propulsion systems for satellites, Astra Spacecraft Engine™.
  • Competitive Medical (HMO & PPO)/Dental/Vision plans
  • Company paid Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability plans
  • 401K with company match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Commuter benefits
  • Caregiving support benefits
  • Company perks, like PetPlan, curated gym/travel/products discounts
  • Free lunch
  • Company events