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Thermal Analysis Engineer
Category:  Engineering
TAD PGS, INC. is currently seeking an Thermal Analysis Engineer for one of our clients in Dulles, VA.

**Candidate must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.** 
Company Description:
An aerospace and defense enterprise that focuses on revising defined worker policy, standardizing management processes, improving oversight & tightening financial controls. We have over 25 years of successful collaboration in developing and producing innovative and affordable technologies. Join us today, we are “The Partner You Can Count On”!
Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform thermal analysis to support design activities across all Missile Defense and Control products lines. These analyses include the development of mathematical models to match the physics of the system under evaluation.
  • Candidate should be able to perform gridding, determine proper boundary conditions, select applicable material properties, determine proper simulation code and methodology. Also required is the interpretation of analytical results and pertinent recommendations concerning, thermal insulation sizing and design suitability/improvement. 
  • Preparation of technical reports and presentations of work product to both internal and external customers. Provide technical assessments of test hardware and test data. 
  • Develop analytical approaches for resolution of unique thermal issues. Assist in design effort of flight hardware and test articles to provide necessary data for full scale applications. 
  • Assist project team in design of experiments testing to provide necessary data to support detailed analyses. 
  • Interpretation of analytical results and pertinent recommendations pertinent to system improvement. 
  • Support propulsion and subsystem IPT leads to ensure technical and cost execution of each system component. 
  • Position may require occasional travel to meet with various customers, in both government and industry, and to interface with suppliers.
Basic Hiring Criteria:
  • BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with thermal analysis is a must.
  • Willingness to learn in house thermal codes which account for physics specific to the rocket motors and air-breathing engine thermal balance tools.
  • 5+ years of related experience, fewer with advanced degree.
  • Prior experience in comparable positions scramjet engine development and solid rocket motor projects desirable.
  • Proficiency using FEA software (ABAQUS, ANSYS, NASTRAN, or equivalent).
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and present analytical results in both oral and written formats.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, writing, presentation and critical thinking skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, Power Point, and Project).
Location  West Palm Beach , FL
Minimum Experience (yrs):  5
Required Education:  Bachelors Degree
Recruiter Contact Info: 
Recruiter Name: Maria Gomez
Recruiter Email:
Recruiter Phone: (800) 261-3779x3967
Company Info: 
TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.

TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.
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