Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Engineer/Scientist III in Huntsville, Alabama
GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:
Kratos Defense and Rocket Support Services is supporting our Department of Defense and KUAS customers through high-resolution Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling using accepted non-proprietary models on High Performance Computing (HPC) platforms, and are developing the next-generation of software tools for evaluating the trajectory-based aerodynamic heating of high-speed and hypersonic vehicles. We are looking for a motivated individual to assist us in applying and developing these tools for demanding high-speed aerodynamic and aero-thermal problems.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Experience in unstructured mesh CFD and CFD modeling on High Performance Computing systems.
Knowledge of high-speed aero-thermodynamics and missile aerodynamics.
Programming in C++ and Fortran a big plus.
*Other Job Functions*
- Develop reports, briefings and documentation.
WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time
Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)
Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
Experience and Skills:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards
Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors
Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary
Ability to adhere to workplace rules
In-depth knowledge of Linux on clusters of personal computers.
Experienced with Matlab
Ability to operate independently with minimal supervision.
Familiarity with Specific Tools:
NASA FUN3D and FUN3D-HE CFD solvers
US3D CFD Solver
DPLR3D CFD Solver
NASA OVERFLOW CFD solver and associated meshing tools
*EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:*
Minimum MS Aerospace Engineering or related discipline, 5 years experience
Job Tracking ID: 85347-261968
Location: Huntsville, AL
Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated: March 06, 2018
Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: More than 5 Years
Level of Education: Masters Degree
Starting Date: ASAP