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Blue Origin LLC Rocket Engine System Performance and Trades Analyst in Seattle, Washington

We are a diverse team of collaborators, doers, and problem-solvers who are relentlessly committed to a culture of safety. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable space flight. Join us in lowering the cost of access to space and enabling Blue Origin's vision of millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.As part of a diverse and hardworking team of analysts, you will help design and develop rocket engines and propulsion systems that meet launch vehicle requirements for various spaceflight systems. You will build and run steady state and transient analytic models of engines and other test articles to predict how they operate. You will use these models to develop engine requirements, build test sequences, and help with vehicle trajectory design. You will correlate system models to test data and provide the engine test team with test sequences and other guidance about safe engine operation. You will work with vehicle simulations to ensure engine modeling is accurate for flight mission simulations.We are looking for someone to apply their technical expertise, leadership skills, and commitment to quality to positively impact safe human spaceflight. Passion for our mission and vision is required!Qualifications:Minimum of a B.S. degree in mechanical or aerospace engineeringUnderstanding of rocket engines, gas turbine engines, internal combustion engines, etc.Strong understanding and ability to apply engineering fundamentals including thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, heat transfer, and power systemsProficient in programming and knowledge of at least one programming/scripting language (Python/MATLAB/etc)Familiarity with data analysisCuriosity to understand engines at a component and system levelDesire to work in a coordinated, fast paced, and dynamic environmentStrong written and verbal communication skillsAbility to work effectively in teamsAbility to be self-directed and balance several tasks at one timeAbility to earn trust, maintain positive and professional relationships, and contribute to a culture of inclusionMust be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylumDesired:M.S. degree or higherInternship in related fieldExperience in system modelingExperience in cryogenic propellantsKnowledge of ROCETS, NPSS, GFSSP or an equivalent system modeling software packageKnowledge of FortranExperience with system or performance analysis across the lifecycle of a product or across different productsExperience with engine qualification and verificationUnderstanding of numerical solvers and methodsWorking knowledge of a variety of propellantsKnowledge of engine components such as pumps, turbines, injectors, combustors, and valvesExport Control RegulationsApplicants for employment at Blue Origin must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (i.e. current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the a refugee or granted asylum.Equal Employment OpportunityBlue Origin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force. Blue Origin hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications, performance, and abilities. We support the establishment and maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the diversity of individual team members. We provide all qualified applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexu