Sr. Fluid Systems Engineer

Orbit Fab
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Posted: 
August 21, 2023
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Onsite
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Full-time
Job Commitment
Senior
Job Function
Dev & Engineering
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Job Commitment
Full-time
Experience Level
Senior
Workplace Type
Onsite
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The job overview for the Sr. Fluid Systems Engineer role at Orbit Fab is to lead the engineering development of equipment for propellant transfer in space. This includes designing and supporting the procurement, manufacturing, integration, and testing of propellant transfer products. The role requires technical leadership and guidance in system definition tasks and balancing technical, schedule, and cost trades. The Sr. Fluid Systems Engineer will also be responsible for coordinating with stakeholders, leading technical reviews, and providing oversight and review of project proposals.

Responsibilities

  • Design and procurement of chemical propellant feed, transfer, and storage systems for use on propellant depots and shuttles
  • Develop and procure propellant tanks and fluid-system components for storable propellants
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to develop ConOps for the end-to-end satellite refueling process, including propulsion system performance for proximity operations, the effects of slosh, and fuel transfer operations procedures
  • Lead technical reviews and effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Lead and own ICD efforts for the propulsion system by working with cross-functional teams for ground testing and spacecraft design
  • Guide, monitor, and grow a functional team through mentorship and technical leadership
  • Identify technical issues and proactively implement resolutions to mitigate schedule and cost impacts
  • Provide oversight and review of project proposals, and communicate resource needs across functional areas
  • Provide SME input in the development of systems engineering products, spacecraft architecture, trade studies, requirements development, verification, and validation plans
  • Act as a thought leader, communicating your area of expertise to external interests including customers, competitors, suppliers, and other stakeholders
  • Travel, including international travel as needed (5% to 10% time expected)

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in design, development, assembly, and testing for spacecraft or rocket valves, fluid/propulsion systems, and/or components.
  • Experience with storable chemical propellant systems or components
  • Ability to read and generate plumbing and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Working knowledge of range safety requirements (AFSPCMAN 91-710)
  • Understanding of qualification, acceptance, and proto-qualification testing

Benefits

  • Fully covered benefits
  • Unlimited time off
  • Flexible work hours

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