Turbomachinery Development Engineer

Lafayette, CO
Engineering
Full Time
Ursa Major’s team moves fast and does a lot with little. We are looking for a skilled, fast learning individual who can contribute to our engine development. The role will be responsible for testing and development of turbopump and related components from initial hardware to final product. 

Responsibilities

    • Responsible for Turbopump Development; including participating in test activities and data review.
    • Create and improve models for turbopump performance, secondary flows, and thrust balance
    • Collaborating with team members to write, review, and update work instructions for assembly of turbopump assemblies
    • Design changes to improve performance, reliability, manufacturability, and assembly 

Qualifications

    • Undergraduate degree relevant engineering discipline with 3-5 years experience
    • Experience in turbomachinery design or test
    • Experience with one or more of the following: Mechanical design of turbomachinery, Test of turbomachinery or rocket engines, Hydraulic/Aerodynamic design of turbomachinery components, Secondary flow design/analysis
    • US Citizen or permanent residency required

    • Position will work between our Lafayette & Berthoud, CO offices