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*filled* Senior Structural Design Engineer on Orion


ASAP - 12/23/2015

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Senior Structural Design Engineer

Do you want to help a small company make a BIG difference in space? Do you take ownership of your job and responsibility for your actions? Then come work for Red Canyon and help us continue our mission of helping mankind reach the stars!
Red Canyon is seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, goal driven individual to be a test software engineer on ULA Atlas V and Delta IV Launch Operations at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Florida.

After reading the below requirements and responsibilities, if you feel you are the perfect candidate, please email your Word formatted resume and cover letter (in the body of the email) that details how your experience and education are a perfect match for our requirements. The successful candidate should be self motivated and able to work productively without constant direct supervision. He/she will be given latitude to establish priorities, determine technical objectives and define the most efficient approaches to completing assignments.

The Senior Designer will produce moderately-complex technical designs for civil / structural / mechanical modifications to new and existing facility related systems in support of ULA Atlas V and Delta IV Launch Operations at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Florida. Candidate shall also provide project support for schedule integration, fabrication and installation phases as the part of the ULA's Engineering and Infrastructure Team. He/she will gather information, perform field walk-downs, create or revise electronic CAD files from a variety of native drawing databases. Shall work with Engineers to produce detailed accurate design drawings for launch facility projects. Projects typically involve implementations being performed by external Contractors, in accordance with construction documents with applicable regulations, standards, codes and ordinances. Candidate will be required to coordinate multiple construction activities and project schedules around launch activities. Candidate shall rely on teamwork, experience and judgment to plan and accomplish project goals.

Required Skills:
This position requires knowledge of predominantly civil structural design, drafting practices and a sound practical knowledge of engineering principles, practices, and industry standards. A smaller percentage of the work will involve facility mechanical and electrical disciplines. The successful candidate should have at least (5) years of relevant design and experience in building and/or modifying large industrial facility structures. Also, he/she should have at least (5) years of recent Autodesk AutoCAD experience. Experience using other 2D CADD software such as Microstation and 3D modeling software such as AutoDesk Inventor is preferred.

Minimum Skills:
Requires a bachelor's degree plus 5 years of experience. Eight years of directly related work experience may be used to satisfy the bachelor's degree requirement. A master's degree in a discipline associated with the profession may be used to satisfy two years of the experience required.


Red Canyon is located in scenic Denver, Colorado. We are a small company that maintains a flat organization to decrease our overhead and costs to our customers. Our number one focus is to solve some of the most complicated engineering problems humankind is facing.

We have a fun and talented team of engineers and we are committed to our engineers continued success and development. Included in our employment package are immediate health benefits, profit sharing, referral bonuses and a generous 401K retirement plan.

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