177697 - Structural Analysis Engineer 4
Industry
ENG
Region
FL-Florida
City
Kennedy Space Center
State
FL
Rate
$DOE
Duration
6 Mnonths
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Structural Analysis Engineer 4 located at Kennedy Space Center, FL.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leads development, integration and documentation of structural requirements to establish the system design. Coordinates with other engineering groups to establish the product''s environment. Guides product design and verifies structural integrity by using and developing analytical methods, finite element models/simulations and other analysis tools throughout the product lifecycle to develop the structural environment, characteristics and performance. Leads development of test plans and configurations, supports test execution and analyzes/reports test results to validate and verify systems and components meet requirements and specifications. Defines and documents certification and test results to substantiate for customers and regulatory agencies that requirements are satisfied. Supports in-service products by leading investigations into failures and analyzing improvements. Develops analytical processes/tools to improve effectiveness, quality and efficiency of the development effort. Works under minimal direction. Guides product design and verifies structural integrity by using analytical methods, finite element models/simulations, system modeling and other analysis tools (NASTRAN, PATRAN, Common Structures Workstation and home-grown tools) throughout the product life-cycle to develop the structural environment, characteristics and performance.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
• Experience performing stress analysis using manual hand calculations.
• Experience with Analysis tools Nastran/Patran
• Experience with Finite Element Analysis.

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:
• Experience with Human-Rated Space-based systems.
• Exeperience working with cross-functional teams.
• Experience with design and analysis of high modulus composites is desired.
• Experience with Hypermesh.
• Experience with product data management tools such as EDRS (Engineering Design Release System) and TeamCenter Enterprise (TCE) are a plus.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Applied Mechanics, Structural, and Civil are preferred.

TRAVEL: YES
As required to site, customer or supplier - Est. at less than 10%.

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Christophor Long
clong@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x179 or (800) 927-9318 x179

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.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.