Job: Multidisciplinary Design, Analysis, and Optimization (MDAO) Aerospace Engineer

Title Multidisciplinary Design, Analysis, and Optimization (MDAO) Aerospace Engineer
Categories Full Time
Location Long Beach, CA
Schedule Full Time
Experience 1-5 Years
Job Information

An engineer is needed to develop aerospace engineering processes and software tools for multidisciplinary analysis and optimization (MDAO). MDAO will be used to analyze unconventional aircraft and launch vehicle performance. This individual will act as a technical lead and systems engineer. This individual will be responsible for defining interfaces between disciplinary analyses, developing software to perform analyses spanning these interfaces, and conducting system level optimizations and trade studies. This individual will perform Verification and Validation (V&V) to ensure that the resulting software accurately predicts the behavior of example applications.



  • US Citizen or permanent residents ONLY
  • Familiarity with aerospace disciplines such as aerodynamics, structures, propulsion, aeroheating, thermal, stability and control, etc.
  • 1-5 years experience in developing aerospace engineering systems
  • Leadership experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • BS in engineering, advanced engineering degree preferred


  • Software development
  • Optimization experience
  • Systems Engineering
  • Programming experience in Python, FORTRAN, C/C++, perl, and/or Matlab
About M4

M4 Engineering is a dynamic and rapidly growing high technology engineering company located in Long Beach, CA. We are currently seeking a highly organized, enthusiastic individual to join our engineering team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic team performing engineering research and analysis for Department of Defense, NASA, and commercial clients.

M4 has a small office with a casual work environment and a flexible schedule. We offer a competitive starting salary and great benefits.

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