Modeling and Simulation Mid-Level Engineer - Hypersonics TPS

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Huntsville, AL

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    Position summary

    tion activities including but not limited to structural analysis, aerothermal analysis, trajectory analysis and multi-physics modeling. Additionally, this role will require utilization and/or development of modeling and simulation tools to support testing activities executed under this and other programs. The program involves diverse technology areas including electronics, guidance, navigation and control, power generation, structures, payload integration, thermal protection, and system integration. The program will require effective collaboration with a large group of subcontracted team members, with several geographically disperse places of performance and a complex multi-agency customer set.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Candidate must have a bachelor's degree in Engineering or one of the Physical Sciences

    • Candidates must have a strong technical background in modeling and simulation with at least 4+ years of demonstrated experience

    • Candidates must have a demonstrated background in numerical analysis techniques utilized for the assessment of system and subsystem performance

    • Strong verbal and written skills along with a solid practical knowledge of CFD, heat transfer and multi-physics modeling tools and techniques

    • Strong background in mathematical and physical principles

    • Candidate must be self-motivated and be capable of functioning effectively in a fast-paced environment

    • The candidate must have experience in the following areas:

      • Experience supporting testing and experimentation activities and using experimentation to anchor models
      • Working knowledge hypersonics and hypersonics flight technologies
      • Proven experience managing to and meeting accelerated schedules
      • Effective communication of information between various functional disciplines as well as strong briefing skills
      • Experience using CFD and aerothermal modeling and evaluation tools such as Thermal Desktop, Loci-CHEM, DPLR, or ATAC or similar codes
      • Experience performing both linear and non-linear analysis to capture material response
      • Proficiency writing custom scripts to support analysis tasks using Python, MATLAB, or similar programming language
      • Experience utilizing custom tools/plug-ins to enhance commercial modeling tools
      • Proficient using Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
    • Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • MS and 2+ years of relevant experience

    • Demonstrated experience building custom tools/plug-ins to support or enhance commercial modeling and simulation tools

    • Experience performing modeling and simulation tasks in support of hypersonic flight vehicle testing/development

    • Preference will be shown to candidates with expertise in Thermal Desktop and ATAC

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-02-05
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $81,250.00 - $146,875.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.