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Structural Analysis Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01203
Location: Palmdale, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 02/15/2018
Job Category:Non-IT Engineering
Job Description:
This position requires an Aircraft Stress Analyst to use their technical expertise to perform analysis of aircraft primary and secondary structure. The candidate will also be expected to use their technical expertise to develop structural analysis methods and perform structural analysis of advanced composite structures. The candidate will have advanced and thorough knowledge in the field of aircraft structural analysis and will have a broad knowledge of all related disciplines. This position may possibly require the successful applicant to act as a technical leader for large groups and as a mentor to junior engineers. The candidate may possibly be responsible for leading groups responsible for preliminary and detailed analysis of aircraft structures, structural assemblies, participation in trade studies and coordination with Integrated Product Teams.

Mandatory Skills:
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. minimum of 6 years of experience in the analysis of aircraft structures. --Experience working with program and or project management. --Experience working with cross functional teams. --Expert with structural analysis hand calculation methods. --Expert with Finite Element Analysis (FEA).

Desired Skills:
Bachelor's Degree --Experience using  Aero Common Analysis Tools including SLIM/Vision/IDAT --Expert with ABAQUS --Expert with MSC NASTRAN/PATRAN --Fully versed in metallic and composite stress --Familiar with fatigue & fracture --Familiarity with CATIA V5 --Understanding of drawing practices, material properties, and manufacturing processes --Excellent writing and communication skills --Leadership skills --Active Secret clearance within 5 years of last investigation.