178720 - Structural Analysis Engineer 4
Industry
ENG
Region
WA-Washington
City
Tukwila
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
11 MONTHS
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking 9 Structural Analysis Engineer 4's for an opportunity in Tukwila, WA

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Looking for experienced senior structural analysis engineer to support Client Defense, Space and Security in the Puget Sound region of Washington State; providing support to the Presidential Airplane Recapitalization Program (VC-25B), the Poseidon Program (P-8) and/or the Puget Sound Design Center (including the T-X program). Job responsibilities may include internal loads (FEM), static, fatigue, and/or damage tolerance stress analysis to support program design, fabrication, testing, and/or structural integrity activities.

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.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Finite Element Analysis (FEA) - Required - Advanced
Nastran - Required - Advanced
Patran - Required - Advanced

EDUCATION:
o Must have at least a Bachelor of Science Degree in Aeronautics/Aerospace, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
o Must have 9 or more years' experience in structural or mechanical systems analysis or finite element analysis
o Significant experience with stress, fatigue, and/or damage tolerance analysis on primary structural components or mechanical systems

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time/First Shift
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

This position can be in support of multiple programs in the Developmental Center Area of Tukwila. Supporting the Puget Sound Design Center (9-98 Bldg), the VC-25B Program (9-101 Bldg), and the P-8 Program (14-01 Bldg).

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

Contact
Melody Mullins
mmullins@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

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.