Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS) is a private technology company that designs, develops and operates space camera systems. The Camera Systems Group (CSG) seeks a mechanical engineer with experience in finite element modeling for structural and thermal analysis and dynamics testing (vibration and pyroshock). The focus of the Thermal/Dynamics Analyst is to model and analyze complex camera system hardware, identifying and helping to solve design challenges associated with the harsh environments of launch and operation in interplanetary space and during encounters with celestial bodies for both robotic and human spaceflight.
Candidates specializing in either structures/dynamics or thermal analysis and design will also be considered.
Must be able to comprehend and communicate complex technical and engineering concepts. Must be able to remain in a stationary position while operating a computer for prolonged periods of time. Ability to work and move around in a cleanroom environment, wearing required outer garments including smock/coveralls, shoe covers, mask, hood and gloves. Moves in and around a lab space. Ability to handle high stress levels in connection with multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines. High tolerance for ambiguity and shifting expectations. Strong analytical and organizational skills with ability to prioritize workload.
The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and, if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job, absent undue hardship. The Employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.
Federal (Sub)Contractor subject to vaccination mandate, except in limited circumstances where certain legal accommodations apply.
MSSS is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer