Combustion Devices

TCA, Engineer

Posted on 6/20/2024

Stoke Space

Stoke Space

51-200 employees

Develops 100% reusable rockets for orbit access



Kent, WA, USA

Required Skills
  • 3+ years of experience in design, build, and testing of rocket engines and thrust chambers with regenerative cooling channels
  • Experience with detailed mechanical design including machined parts, additive parts, weldments, fasteners, seals, and assemblies
  • Experience with various welding approaches (GTAW, Laser, and EB Welds)
  • Strong fundamentals in GD&T, tolerance stackups, and material selection
  • Strong fundamentals in heat transfer, fluid mechanics, compressible flow, and cryogenics
  • Extensive experience with CAD tools and configuration management (Siemens NX and Teamcenter preferred)
  • Extensive experience managing large CAD assemblies and associated drawings
  • Strong knowledge of systems engineering fundamentals
  • Experience reviewing rocket engine test data
  • Hands-on experience performing fabrication, assembly, and/or testing
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering or similar
  • Willing to relocate to Seattle, WA
  • Own the entire engine thrust chamber assembly (TCA)
  • Own the CAD and product definition
  • Design and iterate the regenerative cooling channel design
  • Develop, execute, and improve the manufacturing plan for the TCA
  • Define the verification plan and manage the execution of development test campaigns
  • Track risks and execute appropriate mitigation plans

Stoke Space is a prime choice for employment, particularly for those committed to advancing sustainable space technology. As a developer of 100% reusable rockets to enhance orbital access, the company not only supports critical NASA missions to study environmental changes but also contributes significantly to the space sector with its focus on reducing costs and space debris. Working here offers a chance to be at the forefront of the space industry’s efforts to preserve planet Earth while being part of a technically adept team that strives for efficiency and innovation in every project.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Seattle, Washington



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


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