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Moseley Technical Services Thermodynamics Engineer in Centennial, Colorado

Thermodynamics Engineer

Job ID # 2021-12531

Contract Opportunity

Location: Denver, CO

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Experience: 5 Years

What You’ll Do:

  • Perform steady state and transient heat transfer analysis to predict the range of temperatures experienced throughout the operational lifecycle of launch vehicle components, subsystems, and structures.

  • Guide design of thermal protection solutions through participation in multidisciplinary design teams.

  • Support the Major Development market segment focused on the development and upgrade of the Vulcan Centaur launch vehicle.

  • Performs thermal and/or fluids analysis at both the detailed component level and at the systems level.

  • Perform to verify designs will operate within prescribed temperature limitations, and to prescribe thermal protection systems when needed.

  • Fluid analyses are performed to define fluid states and conditions during system operations to verify adherence to requirements, and develops and verifies flight software parameters to control vehicle fluid systems.

  • Develop specialized analytical tools as required to perform these functions.

  • Develop procedures and plans for thermodynamic test programs when existing analytical capabilities are insufficient.

  • Resolve issues related to thermodynamics that arise due to operational use in the field.

What You’ll Need:

  • The primary analysis tool used is Thermal Desktop although occasionally Sinda may be required.

  • experience of launch / space vehicle thermal analysis.

*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or closely related field combined with 5 + years of relevant work experience; 8 years preferred.

What to Expect:

  • Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a preemployment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

  • Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.


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For more information about Moseley visit:

Detrom 256-880-0446 Ext. 326 (

Street: 9501 East Panorama Circle