Multibody Dynamics Simulation Engineer

  • Houston, TX
  • 21 hours ago
c++, c
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Multibody Dynamics Simulation Engineer

In this position you will work to maintain and enhance our multibody dynamics simulation package. Using flexible multibody dynamics formulations, you will work on performance-efficient techniques to solve the equations of motion for systems that require flexible and rigid bodies as well as constraint dynamics for closed-loop topologies. You will also work to integrate the simulation package and specific models into other simulations for use in realtime and non-realtime simulations.


  • Expert in flexible multibody dynamics.
  • Expert in constrained multibody dynamics equations of motion.
  • Proficient in C and C++

Desired - Experience With:

  • Multithreaded programming.
  • Parallelized multibody solution techniques.
  • Python programming language
  • NASA's Trick simulation framework

Citizenship or lawful permanent resident required due to federal position.  METECS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or natural origin. 

About METECS -

We are a small high-performance team providing advanced engineering, software and analysis solutions for manned space and terrestrial applications. We develop and integrate software for NASA and other government and commercial customers utilizing a wide variety of custom, commercial, and open-source technologies. Our specialties include robotics controls & analysis software, spacecraft and commercial equipment dynamics simulations, immersive computer graphics, XR systems and web-based automation tools. Active and recent projects include algorithm development for NASA's Robonaut and Valkyrie robots, autonomous UAV control, RFID-Enabled Logistics Management for the International Space Station, the NASA Miniature Exercise Device (MED-2), spacecraft wireless Developmental Flight Instrumentation (DFI), the Orion Spacecraft Ascent Abort 2 mission, NASA s Exploration System Simulation (NExSyS), and NASA s Training Systems for the 21 st Century initiative.

Perks: Flex hours, casual dress, get to make history.

METECS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. 

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1030 Hercules Ave. Houston, TX, 77058

Dice Id : RTX19f77c
Position Id : 6193380
Originally Posted : 10 months ago
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