Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support NASA's future lunar exploration activities.
  • Work in a team environment to analyze requirements and develop design solutions.
  • Implement technical products and systems.
  • Perform engineering design evaluations.
  • Produce engineering drawings conforming to applicable standards.
  • Perform dimensional tolerance analyses, including thermal effects and GD&T.
  • Perform functional, structural and thermal analyses.
  • Support design with hand calculations for fit, function, strength and thermal response.
  • Present at multiple design reviews.
  • Produce other design documentation.
  • Perform other tasks assigned.



  • BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and five (8) years of related engineering experience (required years experienced reduced with advanced degrees)
  • Experience designing parts and assemblies using 3D CAD modeling software.
  • Experience producing drawings conforming to ASME Y14.5.
  • Experience applying tolerance analyses, including thermal effects and GD&T.
  • Experience with common machine shop processes and rapid prototyping (3D printing).
  • Experience with both structural and thermal analysis of parts and assemblies.
  • Experience designing test equipment, both hardware and software.
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills.


  • Prior NASA (especially JSC) or aerospace development & manufacturing experience.
  • Familiarity with JSC Engineering Drawing System Manual (JPR 8500).
  • Familiarity with JSC Fabrication Tolerances and Practices (SKZ36103755).
  • Experience designing flight hardware and creating drawings for NASA/JSC.
  • Experience using PTC CREO or Pro/Engineer.
  • Experience guiding technical design teams and mentoring junior engineers.