Mechanical Engineer II- Thermal Analyst

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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About us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

Job Summary:

The Thermal Analyst is responsible for detailed Thermal analysis to support all phases of programs including development and production. The analyses will cover a wide range of difficult problems, requiring solutions that are imaginative, thorough, practicable, and consistent with organization objectives. The analysis tasks will span the spectrum from classical hand analyses to detailed analyses requiring the use of finite element analysis software. As a Thermal Analyst, you will work under general direction and will be expected to define the scope and level of analysis required to meet required objectives and will be held accountable for completing the work within the agreed upon cost and schedule.

Additionally, you will be expected to present their work for peer reviews and to be a peer reviewer for other engineers work. The customers of this position will include internal Raytheon personnel and programs as well as external Government(s) personnel and programs. You will support the customer and engineering leadership to define testing required to validate Thermal analyses and to verify that hardware is compliant with requirements. In addition, you are expected to plan and support tests, perform data reduction and engage in Thermal model correlation.

Note: This position can be Salary Grade G07 (Sr. Mechanical Engineer I) or Salary Grade G08 (Sr. Mechanical Engineer II) based upon the applicants qualifications as they relate to the skills, leadership, experience and responsibility requirements of the position.

U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree in engineering disciplines, hard science, mathematics, or physics
  • Two (2) years of professional experience in Thermal Management solutions or Thermal Testing (MS degree or Ph.D. with academic experience)
  • Experience performing Thermal Finite modeling using PATRAN, SINDA, ANSYS and/or equivalent software
  • Experience performing hand calculations based on fundamental equations
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required

Qualifications We Value:
  • Advanced degree in aforementioned disciplines. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • Current DoD Secret clearance
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills working in a team environment with positive interaction
  • Four (4) or more years of experience in the Thermal analysis of complex systems that require collaboration of multiple engineering disciplines (such as a weapon system)
  • Thermal modeling using PATRAN, SINDA, ANSYS or equivalent software
  • Electronics cooling experience
  • Hand calculations based on fundamental equations
  • Aerodynamic heating analysis experience
  • Experience with solid modeling CAD tool such as ProENGINEER or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Applied work experience managing a group, leading a small team, or serving as a technical lead
  • Ability to travel to government and other facilities in support of program activities
What We Offer:

Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


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