Helpful Skills:

1. Curiosity

It is important to be really interested in what you are doing because it is a challenging career and your passion for the subject will help you get through the hard stuff!

2. Math skills

There is a lot of numbers involved in the cooling and testing process.

3. Problem solving and patience

A lot of time is spent designing, testingĀ and re-testing. It is extremely rewarding to see your projects come to life!


Technical thermal engineers need a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering or a similar field.
A masters degree is typically not required for entry level positions