Systems Engineering & Integration Engineer- New Glenn Upper Stage Fluid Systems (Open)

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Millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.

As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will work on launch vehicles, space vehicles and launch facility systems for the New Glenn Program. You will work across subsystems anwd support integrated solutions to achieve our vision of “millions of people living and working in space.”  You will support system engineering practices across disciplines predicated to a high degree on your technical skills in one or more areas of analysis, design,w or integrated testing. You will develop, allocate, manage, and verify requirements and interfaces using tools like DOORS Next Gen and other functional analysis toolsets.  Your activities may include engagement in conducting trade studies, developing margins for allocations, risk and change management, gated reviews, system safety analysis, technical performance management, configuration and data management, and regulatory compliance. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.


  • Support the upper stage fluid systems by carrying out systems engineering activities in accordance with Blue Origin standards and practices, engaging in tailoring required processes to complete tasks assigned including:
  • Requirements authoring, decomposition, analysis, traceability, and verification
  • Author and maintain interface control documents between subsystems
  • Technical performance monitoring, including burndown plans to meet program milestones
  • Organization of and participation in design reviews
  • Integration and coordination between other subsystems
  • Develop verification plans and strategies to complete verification of requirements
  • Author and maintain system safety documentation such as Functional Hazard Assessments (FHA);
  • Architecture Safety Assessments (ASA), Fault Tree Analyses (FTA), and  Failure Mode, Effects, and Criticality Analysis (FMECAs).


  • Minimum of a B.S. degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Aerospace engineering or other technical field
  • 5+ years of technical hands-on experience in at least one of the areas:
  • Analysis
  • Design
  • Testing
  • System mindset and aptitude
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively in teams as well as lead teams
  • Good execution and coordination skills
  • Some experience in system engineering practices formal or informal
  • Experience writing or consuming requirements
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.


  • Launch Vehicle including upper stage (preferred)
  • Experience with cryogenic systems including hydrogen and oxygen (highly recommended)
  • Expertise in related rocket systems (structures, engines, hydraulics, avionics)
  • Experience in multiple phases of the product life cycle (examples: concept, development, qualification, flight)

Tagged as: rocket systems, fmecas, FHA

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