175985 - Structural Analysis Engineer 5 - FL
Industry
ENG
Region
FL-Florida
City
Kennedy Space Center
State
FL
Rate
$DOE
Duration
4 MONTHS
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Structural Analysis Engineer 5 located in Kennedy Space Center, FL

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Client is seeking a career experienced Stress Analysis Engineer at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Plans and organizes structural analysis work at the program level to assure total compliance with structural integrity and stability requirements. Develops, integrates and documents complex or unique 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 defining requirements for development of analytical methods, finite element models/simulations and other analysis tools to develop the structural environment, characteristics and performance of the product. Works with customers and regulatory agencies to define certification processes that will ensure requirements are met. Reviews and approves certification results. Develops 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 organizes test programs to substantiate for customers and regulatory agencies that requirements are satisfied. Develops analytical processes/tools to improve effectiveness, quality and efficiency of the development effort. Investigates emerging technologies to develop future product designs to meet projected requirements. Works under consultative 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:
oExperience performing stress analysis using manual hand calculations.
oExperience with Analysis tools Nastran/Patran
oExperience with Finite Element Analysis.

oDegree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Applied Mechanics, Structural, and Civil are preferred.
oExperience with Human-Rated Space-based systems.
oExeperience working with cross-functional teams.
oExperience with design and analysis of high modulus composites is desired.
oExperience with Hypermesh.
oExperience with product data management tools such as EDRS (Engineering Design Release System) and TeamCenter Enterprise (TCE) are a plus.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor's degree with 14 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 12 or more years' experience or PhD with 9 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.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/First Shift
8 AM - 5 PM

Travel Required - Est. at less than 10%

Contact
Richard Barrett at rbarrett@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x246 or (800) 927-9318 x246

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

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.