INTERTEK is looking for a Pressure Systems Engineer for our client in Boston, MA.
Provide expertise to NASA Programs in the area of structural integrity and operational capability of spacecraft pressure vessels and systems.
Provide expertise to JSC projects and programs relating to safe operation of ground pressure vessels and pressurized systems.
Advise on fracture control requirements and implementation for spacecraft pressure vessels and pressurized systems.
Provide expertise in the test, evaluation, qualification and acceptance of composite overwrapped pressure vessels and pressurized systems.
Participate in technical reviews as required.
Lead the effort of identifying anomalies and serve as technical expert providing engineering recommendations, as required for resolution of any associated problems or issues.
Supports Fracture Control board meetings as required.
Perform other duties as required.
BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and ten (10) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and eight (8) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph.D. and four (4) years of direct engineering experience.
Expert knowledge in durability, fatigue, fracture and failure analysis of pressure vessels and pressurized systems including composite overwrapped pressure vessels.
Expert knowledge of NASA and Industry Pressure System Standards and Codes.
Expert knowledge in evaluation of fracture critical material usage and development including material/hardware selection, testing, and qualification for manned spacecraft usage.
Knowledge of fracture control as it relates to fracture control policies, mechanics, software and hardware.
Knowledge of engineering materials (metals, intermetallic, ceramics, polymers, and composites) as well as extensive understanding of engineering systems (fasteners, pressure vessels, etc.) and Non-destructive Evaluation (NDE) techniques.
Understanding of NASA and Industry fracture and fracture control processes and standards.
Ability to coordinate and lead engineering teams in a matrixed organization.
Ability to effectively utilize oral and written communication to express technical concepts and recommendations to personnel at all technical and managerial levels.
Ability to work effectively, rationally and quickly in real-time environments of rapid-change, conflicting requirements, and occasional pressure.
Short and long term disability
401(k) with generous employer match
Stock Purchase Option
Health Club Participation
Paid vacation and sick leave.