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Principal Fluid Systems Engineer

Company: Blue Origin LLC
Location: Seattle
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Job Description:

Principal Fluid Systems Engineer page is loaded Principal Fluid Systems Engineer Apply locations Seattle, WA Huntsville, AL Space Coast, FL posted on Posted 2 Days Ago job requisition id R30103 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 the lead of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will work across the company to establish and communicate standards and best practices for the design, test, and operation of pressur ized fluid systems. You will share in the team's impact on all aspects in the development of safe, well understood pressure systems for ground and flight applications. 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! Responsibilities:

  • Lead cross company pressure systems working group in the definition, communication, and interpretation of standards and best practices-including design methodologies, analysis/modeling/test techniques, and safe operation of pressure systems and components.
  • Lead d evelop ment of a training curriculum supporting pressure systems designers and operators
  • D evelop new technical guidance for complex topics based on self-directed research and test campaigns.
  • Provide non-advocate review of pressure system/component designs and test arrangements/procedures using advanced technical judgment .
  • Provide technical mentorship for fluid/pressure system design and operation team leads . Qualifications:
    • B.S. degree in engineering or equivalent command of engineering fundamentals.
    • Track record of self-starting and strong ability to drive to consensus with the input of several subject matter experts.
    • 1 5 + years' experience with design or analysis of fluid systems/components
    • Working knowledge of functional diagrams and Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID), Process HazardAnalysis (PHA, HAZOP).
    • Advanced knowledge of fluid systems design standards and components such as valves, regulators, and fittings.
    • Working knowledge of materials, treatments, fabrication, integration processes, and quality control techniques.
    • Working knowledge of composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV) design and safe use.
    • Experience leading fluid component and subsystem level testing including test planning, test execution and hazard analysis.
    • Strong ability and desire to understand complex systems, investigate and solve challenging problems, and work in a dynamic environment.
    • Must 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 asylum. Desired:
      • Experience with design, analysis, test, and operation of pressure systems for ground, aircraft, spacecraft, or launch vehicle applications including hydraulic, pneumatic, cryogenics and high temperature systems.
      • Experience developing technical standards for fluid systems or components.
      • M.S. degree in engineering Don't meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single desired qualification. At Blue Origin, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles. Compensation range for on site CO applicants is $156,488-$229,515Compensation range for on site WA applicants is $165,263-$242,385Compensation range for on site CA applicants is $165,263-$242,385Other site ranges may differExport 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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local law. Blue Origin will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information on "EEO Is the Law," please see here and here .Blue Origin will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Washington Fair Chance Act, Los Angeles Fair Chance in Hiring Ordinance, and other applicable laws.Affirmative Action and Disability AccommodationApplicants wishing to receive information on Blue Origin's Affirmative Action Plans, or applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application and/or interview process, please contact us at .BenefitsEmployee Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance, short and long-term disability and 401(k) with up to 5% company match.Paid Time Off: Provides up to 4 weeks per year, in addition to 14 holidays Discretionary bonus programs Similar Jobs (4) Principal Systems Integration Engineer, New Shepard locations 5 Locations posted on Posted 12 Days Ago Lead Aerodynamics/Aerothermodynamics Engineer locations Seattle, WA time type Full time posted on Posted 30+ Days Ago About Us Blue Origin was founded with a vision to enable a future where millions of people are living and working in space to benefit Earth. In order to preserve Earth, Blue Origin believes in the need to enable humanity to expand, explore, find new energy and material resources, and move industries that stress Earth into space. Blue Origin believes it has an important role in building a road to space and lowering the cost of getting there. At Blue Origin, we're working on this today by developing fully reusable launch vehicles and systems that are safe, reliable and affordable. Every launch vehicle is designed for human spaceflight from the beginning and able to ferry payloads to space.

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