Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company is looking for hands-on engineers who are passionate about developing revolutionary space systems. You will join a small, close-knit team working to support some of the most demanding and important space systems customers in the Country.
Breaking with Tradition
American aerospace is experiencing a renaissance – and among its leaders are the organizations and people who are breaking with tradition to reformulate and invigorate an industry. Millennium Space Systems is helping spearhead that change.
Millennium brings a unique and disciplined entrepreneurial culture to this space renaissance. We don't subscribe to the traditional thinking that cost and schedule are secondary attributes of space systems.
We bring a spirit of innovation and teamwork, coupled with a get-it-done approach to deliver solid, measurable results.
We are colleagues and fellow innovators; seasoned engineers, software developers, and technicians working together to deliver affordable solutions from inception through implementation; from fabrication through launch. We are enthusiastic partners looking for new team members who share our enthusiasm and dedication.
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for demanding customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on demonstrated excellence. Superstars are welcome.
Thermal Engineers perform all spacecraft thermal system configuration, design, analyses, test, and flight operations while supporting the Spacecraft Development Program Managers and Chief Systems Engineer. The Senior Thermal Systems Engineer will not only provide guidance to junior thermal engineers but also provide subject matter expertise to complex engineering challenges. Additionally, this engineer will provide general engineering support to the team in modeling, analysis, document generation, environmental testing, and other roles.
Provides inputs and assessments as a subject matter expert to corporate leadership
Performs spacecraft thermal design and analyses at the board, component, subsystem, and system levels
Develops systems and spacecraft element thermal models to predict thermal loads, impacts, and temperature margins to support system design.
Brief design and analysis materials to program managers, customers, and/or sponsors.
Provides inputs into material selection, processes, and facilities to achieve a qualified spacecraft thermal design and operation
Assists in proposal and new business development efforts
Oversees and/or manages the thermal verification testing on spacecraft systems and components including test design, test conduct, data reduction, analysis, and reporting.
Provides support, guidance, and management of all thermal designs, developments, and test activities to junior engineering support.
Mentors junior thermal engineers in basic and advanced thermal engineering concepts.
Supports the development of tools to aide in conceptual designs and post-processing analysis.
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, or other relevant fields
15 or more years of experience in spacecraft thermal systems, including the design, development, analysis, implementation, testing, and/or operation of space vehicles
Ability to perform complex analyses on structures, mechanisms, electronics, propulsion, and other systems
Advanced proficiency with Thermal Desktop and/or SINDA/FLUINT
Familiarity a plus with other FEA analysis tools such as TSS, Thermica, ANSYS, and/or MATLAB
Experience planning and/or performing thermal environmental tests for units, subsystems, and/or space vehicles
Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Security Clearance - Preference to candidates with active TS/SCI clearance
Benefits and Perks
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided.
Before applying, please note:
Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.