Careers

CRAFT Tech has several immediate openings for Research Scientists. CRAFT Tech is seeking motivated and energetic individuals to join its highly talented team focused on developing solutions products for customers in government, academia and industry for multi-disciplinary applications in Aerospace, Defense, Energy and National Security.

Citizenship/Visa status must be included in your resume in order to be considered for employment.

CRAFT Tech is located in Pipersville, PA with satellite offices in Huntsville/AL, Oxford/MS and Charlotte/NC. CRAFT Tech offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including health benefits, life insurance, 401(k) plan, vacation and tuition assistance for further education.

Interested candidates should email their resume to: employment@craft-tech.com

All positions are available at CRAFT Tech’s Pipersville, PA facility. US citizenship is preferred. Exceptionally qualified candidates who are permanent resident aliens may also be considered.

Positions Currently Available:

  1. Aeroacoustics Research Scientist
  2. Propulsion and Radiation/Electromagnetics Research Scientist
  3. Rotorcraft Research Scientist

1. Aeroacoustics Research Scientist

Job Description:
  • Collaborate with and support senior staff in performing projects related to jet noise predictions and related research activities
  • Collaborate with CRAFT Tech’s partners in government, academia and industry by providing pretest planning support and post-test data analysis/interpretation
  • Interfacing with customers, including development of presentation material, etc.
  • Report preparation, proposal development and participation in technical forums
Applicant Qualifications:
  • M.S. or Ph.D. in aerospace, mechanical engineering or related field
  • Strong background in unsteady simulation methodologies such as LES, turbulence modeling and noise propagation methods for jet noise aeroacoustics
  • Demonstrated experience in development of numerical algorithms for large-scale computational and data analysis software on parallel computing platforms
  • Excellent communication, very strong writing and interpersonal skills
  • Strong programming skills with Fortran, C/C++, Python or other scripting languages
  • Ability to work both independently on R&D developmental programs as well as in a team environment
  • US citizenship preferred. Exceptionally qualified candidates who are permanent resident aliens may also be considered
Additional Desired Skills:
  • Strong background in multi-disciplinary numerical techniques, linear algebra, applied probability, machine learning, and optimization approaches
  • Knowledge of hardware-based computational acceleration (e.g., parallel and GPU computing)
  • Knowledge of fluid-structure interactions, computational structural mechanics, etc.
  • Experience using commercial software for CAD models, mesh generation, and CFD post-processing
  • Experience in writing proposals

2. Propulsion and Radiation/Electromagnetics Research Scientist

Job Description:
  • Collaborate with and support senior staff in performing projects related to propulsive flowfield simulations and related research activities
  • Collaborate with CRAFT Tech’s partners in government, academia and industry by providing pretest planning support and post-test data analysis/interpretation
  • Interfacing with customers, including development of presentation material, etc.
  • Report preparation, proposal development and participation in technical forums
Applicant Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in aerospace, mechanical engineering or related field
  • Very strong background with multi-phase, turbulent reactive flows and shock dynamics
  • Strong background in radiation transport (RT) modeling, computational electromagnetics (CEM), aero-optics (AO), etc.
  • Demonstrated experience in development of numerical algorithms for large-scale computational and data analysis software on parallel computing platforms
  • Strong programming skills with Fortran, C/C++, Python or other scripting languages
  • Excellent communication, very strong writing and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both independently on R&D developmental programs as well as in a team environment
  • US citizenship preferred. Exceptionally qualified candidates who are permanent resident aliens may also be considered
Additional Desired Skills:
  • Strong background in multi-disciplinary numerical techniques, linear algebra, applied probability, machine learning, and optimization approaches
  • Knowledge of hardware-based computational acceleration (e.g., parallel and GPU computing)
  • Experience using commercial software for CAD models, mesh generation, and CFD postprocessing
  • Experience in writing proposals

3. Rotorcraft Research Scientist

Job Description:
  • Collaborate with and support senior staff in performing projects related to rotorcraft aerodynamic and propulsion flowpath simulations and related research activities
  • Collaborate with CRAFT Tech’s partners in government, academia and industry by providing pretest planning support and post-test data analysis/interpretation
  • Interfacing with customers, including development of presentation material, etc.
  • Report preparation, proposal development and participation in technical forums
Applicant Qualifications:
  • M.S. or Ph.D. in aerospace, mechanical engineering or related field
  • Very strong background with rotorcraft system modeling and simulation and experience in flight simulation research
  • Demonstrated experience in development of numerical algorithms for large-scale computational and data analysis software on parallel computing platforms
  • Excellent communication, very strong writing and interpersonal skills
  • Strong programming skills with Fortran, C/C++, Python or other scripting languages
  • Ability to work both independently on R&D developmental programs as well as in a team environment
  • US citizenship preferred. Exceptionally qualified candidates who are permanent resident aliens may also be considered
Additional Desired Skills:
  • Strong background in multi-disciplinary numerical techniques, linear algebra, applied probability, machine learning, and optimization approaches
  • Experience with fluid-structure interactions, computational structural mechanics, etc.
  • Knowledge of hardware-based computational acceleration (e.g., parallel and GPU computing)
  • Experience using commercial software for CAD models, mesh generation, and CFD postprocessing
  • Experience in writing proposals