At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. From the Apollo missions to exploring Pluto, we have a long history of accomplishments.
We are seeking a Chief Engineer for our in-space bipropellant product line in Redmond, Washington. In this role, you will provide technical management for the assigned products including line engineering resources, ensuring the thoroughness, adequacy, and urgency of technical decisions and anomaly investigations. Typical duties:
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related technical discipline and at least 9 years of related experience with propulsion systems and technologies. Advanced degree and development/production experience with bipropellant rocket engines highly desired.
A general knowledge of related disciplines such as material science, thermal and structural analysis, reliability and maintainability, systems engineering, spacecraft integration, and mission planning is also desirable. Applicant must have a good understanding and demonstrated practice of root cause and corrective action methodologies. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, as well as high quality written and oral communication skills. This position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Travel is required, as needed, within the United States to customers and suppliers.
US Citizenship Only Required. Dual Citizenship does not meet job qualifications. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level.