Rotordynamics Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-334498
    • Job Location: Jupiter, FL
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/02/2022
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Radford Job Code: 05363
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Job Description

FTT, a division of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, is a world-class turbomachinery company, specializing in next-generation technologies for aircraft engines, rocket turbopumps and industrial power equipment. With over 4000 man years of turbomachinery expertise and a deep bench of experience in each discipline, FTT has been growing steadily for 23 years. We provide a one-stop shop with capabilities in design, aerodynamics, performance, heat transfer and secondary flow, rotor dynamics and bearing design, structural analysis and life predictions, manufacturing, testing, and field support. FTT’s home office is in Jupiter, Florida, where we employ over 150 engineers and technicians.  Additional offices in Derby, UK and Wildau, Germany extend FTT’s reputation for engineering excellence to the European marketplace and provide access to a European supply chain and next generation manufacturing capabilities.

  • Dynamic analysis of rotor systems – including foil and rolling element bearings, dampers, and seals – to meet customer and industry standards.   
  • Correlating field and prediction data.
  • Creating and following laboratory experiments for design verification.
  • Health monitoring development rig response.

Experience and Skills

  • MS in engineering with focus on rotordynamics and two years of related work experience, or BS in engineering with five years of work experience related to the design and analysis of turbomachinery rotordynamics 
  • Strong ability to create and provide oral and written technical presentations both internally and externally
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Team oriented
  • Consistent work ethic
  • Experience in dealing with customers to define and document requirements, address technical concerns, and provide project status
  • Develop standards and guidelines for tasks being performed.

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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