- 180327 - Principal Engineer Structural
- CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
- $53 to $58.00 DOE
- 1 year
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Principal Engineer Structural for an opportunity in Palmdale, CA.
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 in an MRB environment which includes analysis of parts and installation of these parts in the JSF Center Fuselage.
Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5+ years of engineering experience OR Master's Degree in STEM and 3 years of engineering experience.
Analytical experience with metallic and composite structures.
Experience with Finite element analysis.
Candidate should be experienced in structural analysis methods including large NASTRAN models 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 materials (launch vehicle experience considered).
MRB experience in the aerospace industry.
Analysis of composite structures.
Desired skills include MRB stress analysis, detailed hand analysis, FEM analysis (PATRAN/NASTRAN preferred), layout sizing, durability and damage tolerance (DaDT) of aircraft structures, acoustic/dynamic evaluations.
Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university OR Master's Degree in STEM is required.
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x284 or (800) 927-9318 x284
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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