Space Thruster Test Engineer

Hot Fire Space Thruster Test Engineer required join a very busy space thruster test facility focusing on Hot Fire Testing programmes. The ideal candidate will understand space thruster theory particularly the ground test of thrusters for the design and manufacture of liquid propellant and high pressure gas feed systems. You will have an input to Research and Development and other space propulsion related activities so need to be proficient in analysing and assessing test data including collation and analysis then presentation graphs, tables, etc. Requirements Space thruster Knowledge Understand propellant MIL spec analysis, Military Standard Propellants Chemical laboratory techniques and processes Mechanical fitter/practical engineering skills preferably gained from an apprenticeship or from within an engineering related organization. Responsibilities Site preparation and maintenance Fuel and oxidiser handling Pressure systems Instrumentation Control systems Space thruster theory Steam boiler operation Data analysis Site and system safety

  • Location: Aylesbury, England
  • Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum None
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Expert Employment
  • Posted: 19-Jun-2024
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