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Thermal Fluid Engineer / Heat Transfer Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX

Req ID :
399707BR
Job Code/Title :
E1412:Mechanical Engineer
Job Description :
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Thermal Fluid / Heat Transfer Engineer to perform analysis, research, design, and testing in such areas as thermal, heat transfer, fluids, and CFD analysis for development of production programs specializing in high speed flight. The effort involves complex technical problems that require solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious. The assignment includes the design, analysis, research, development, and testing encompassing multiple engineering disciplines; as well as including the planning and advancement of new aerospace products and technologies.


The candidate will also be responsible for engineering leadership and coordination of technical, schedule, and budgetary issues for the thermal design, analysis, and testing of assembly systems, subsystems, and components. Tasks include performing preliminary and detailed thermal analysis on assembly systems and subsystems as well as performing comprehensive modeling of the entire thermal system using standardized processes and tools. Tasks may also include providing support for thermal testing of systems, subsystems, and components.

In addition, the candidate will provide technical documentation and input to data packages to support peer and customer reviews, present analysis data to program and customer personnel at technical interchange meetings and design reviews.

The candidate will perform analysis using standardized thermal software tools, analyze thermal management systems, and coordinate requirements and design solutions with program personnel. Responsible for research and development of viable thermal solutions for systems and components.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications
BS or MS degree from an accredited college in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering, or related field.
The engineer must have an Active Department of Defense Secret Security clearance.
Experience with thermal analysis with emphasis on high speed flight analysis and testing (wind tunnel and flight) experience in the aerospace industry.

Experience with thermal design of assembly systems, subsystems, and components.
Demonstrated strength in thermal analysis with a desire to learn more and demonstrated strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Proficiency with CAD modeling, thermal modeling and analysis software, and relevant analytic tools for thermal analysis.
Experience performing heat transfer analysis.

Experience with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).

Capable of performing in a fast paced, dynamic environment, and working in an inclusive, team environment.
Considered experienced, but still a learner.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills for generating thermal plans, thermal analysis reports, documentation, and potentially proposals are necessary.

Candidate must have strong analytical and organizational skills.
Candidate must have the ability to travel.

Desired skills
Experience with using PTC CREO CAD modeling, FORTRAN programming, CFD software (Star CCM+, FlowEFD), and Siemens NX CAD and Thermal/Flow software suite.
Experience with MATLAB and Mathcad.
Proven leadership with demonstrated interpersonal skills.
Creativity/innovation to solve issues related to thermal design performance of any aspect of thermal systems.
Experience developing and analyzing in thermal design of thermal management systems.
Experience calculating internal and external convection coefficients of simple and complex geometries and being able to research literature when necessary.

Experience writing environmental and component specifications, and system/subsystem/component test plans.

it is preferred that the candidate’s Secret Clearance has had an investigation performed within the past 5 years.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas
Security Clearance :
Secret
Business Unit :
ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL
Program :
E&T and Mechanical Engineers
Job Class :
Mechanical Engineering
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Grand Prairie
State :
TX
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Possible
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
Grand Prairie