This position is an entry-level design engineer position in the Avionics Integration and Test Engineering group in our Chatsworth, CA location. In this role, you will have an opportunity to support the Advance Electric Propulsion System (AEPS), NextSTEP and Dream Chaser programs. Travel may be required, to other Aerojet Rocketdyne facilities, key partners and to the customer.
Working under direct supervision:
70% - Perform assigned engineering tasks which support the design and development of electronics hardware, working closely with electrical circuit designers, electrical systems, manufacturing, thermal and stress analysts.
25% - Perform instrumentation data analysis as required in support of rocket engine hot-fire testing and/or component testing.
5% - Participate in engineering process training and other professional development activities. May be called upon to make presentations with review by senior engineers.
Requires a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (or similiar engineering discipline).
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.