176291 - Engineer Structural 4 - CA
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
$70 to $73.00 DOE
1 year

Analyzes, researches and develops structural engineering specifications involving metals, non-metallic or composite structural materials for product design, or operation of product to include structures, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronics, power plant, armament, heating and ventilating, equipment and maintenance designs. Analyzes damage tolerance, durability, design allowables and structural modeling. Specific structural engineering specialties may include dynamics and loads, stability and stress fatigue and thermal analysis. Tools utilized may include CATIA, IDEAS, ProEngineer and a variety of software applications.
Successful candidate will be a member of the F-35 Center Fuselage IPT, supporting the assembly of the Center Fuselage at Northrop Grumman's Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center.
Responsible for liaison support as well as analysis of parts and installation of these parts in the JSF Center Fuselage.

Must have 9 Years relevant experience with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.
Candidate should be experienced in structural analysis methods, including large scale NASTRAN modelling and analysis of metallic and advanced composite structures.
Experience should include the development and first-hand assembly line support of aircraft structural parts and assemblies utilizing metallic/composite material (launch vehicle experience considered).
Preferred Qualifications:
Composites, DaDT (Metallics), and MRB support.
Fighter Aircraft experience preferred.
Desired skills include familiarity with detailed structural analysis procedures, FEM analysis, PATRAN, layout sizing, structural integrity evaluations, durability and damage tolerance (DaDT) of aircraft structures, material allowables development, acoustic/dynamic evaluations, and weight control.

Bachelors in Science, Masters, or a PhD is required.
School must be accredited.

4/10 workweek; 2nd shift - 4:12PM to 2:42AM. Everyone will start on 4/10 1st shift for training no matter what workweek they are assigned. Then they will transition to 4/10 2nd shift.

Kevin Suk at ksuk@chiptonross.com
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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