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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.
To support the expansion of our new defense headquarters, Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking a Specialist Engineer/Ballistician to join our location in Huntsville, Alabama.
In this role, you will utilize your expertise in combustion, grain design and performance analysis to support solid rocket motor development and production. Typical duties:
Perform ballistic modeling activities.
Perform trades for grain design that meet performance requirements.
Conduct grain design, performance analysis, pretest predictions with established methodologies for motor test firings.
Conduct post firing data correlations and/or burning rate analysis with established methodologies.
Analyze ballistic and propellant data for model updates.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Aerospace or Chemical Engineering) and at least 9 years of engineering experience with solid rocket motor design and/or analysis or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
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 (requires U.S. Citizenship). Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information.