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I sent in my resume and interviewed.

Yes. It was not hard to get a job in 1967; there was a demand for aero engineers. It is harder to get into NASA now.

I am retired. I liked the research and working with brilliant people. I disliked the bureaucracy.

Not sure any more. Do a google search on engineering salaries.

Some stay in research and manage a research team, some go into management.

An engineering degree is required, preferably with a graduate degree.

No special training required other than engineering school, but work experience is a plus.  

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Paul Soderman


Aeronautics, Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Aeroacoustics, Noise Control, Muffler Design, Wind Tunnel Research.... I know nothing about India - do not ask about schools, jobs, application requirements, career choices, etc. for India. Please, no text message verbiage; I prefer full words in full sentences. Thanks.


38 years as research engineer at NASA


B.S. and M.S. Aeronautical Engineering - U. of Washington, Graduate work Standford U.

Awards and Honors
AIAA Associate Fellow (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics)

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