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External Loads Engineer

Description:
Responsible for determination of flight and ground static and fatigue loads of airframe components, assemblies and systems, to ensure aircraft design is structurally sound and meets all regulatory and company requirements related to structural strength and fatigue.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Applicant must be able to define and validate aircraft flight and ground loads through simulation/calculation using established theory and methods.

Education, Work Experience, Certification and/or Licensure:
1. BS degree in Aeronautical, Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering required, MS degree or PhD in Aeronautical or Aerospace Engineering is preferred
2. Applicant shall possess a minimum of 6 years’ experience in aircraft external Loads analysis with preferably 10 years’ experience
3. Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
4. Experience and demonstrated proficiency in Unix/Linux, FORTRAN, C/C++, MATLAB, VBA, MSC/NASTRAN, MSC/PATRAN, MSC/FLIGHTLOADS is required. Python experience and/or proficiency is desirable.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Knowledge of static maneuvers, static ground, control surface component loads, component pressure loads development, and ground support equipment loads, along with experience in dynamic loads, such as tuned gust, PSD, equipment design accelerations, and dynamic landing loads per FAR/EASA requirements. Experience with turbine engine fan blade out, emergency landing loads per FAR/EASA requirements, as well as flutter and vibratory analysis, is desirable.
2. Knowledge of, and experience with, FAA FAR 23 and EASA CS 23 Loads regulatory requirements and means of compliance is required, and experience with FAA FAR 25 and EASA CS 25 Loads regulatory requirements and means of compliance is desirable.
3. Must be proficient in generating documentation to support certification efforts related to external loads.
4. Knowledge of, and experience with, dynamic aeroelastic analysis is desirable. Demonstrated knowledge of FEA and doublet-lattice aero modeling techniques, particularly in MSC/NASTRAN, is desirable.
5. Strong knowledge of CFD principles and CFD-based modeling, along with wind tunnel test data usage for Loads analysis, is required. Applicant must be able to communicate aerodynamic, structures and systems discipline input needs to ensure accurate load set development and conveyance.
 
Job Number: 28-031
Job Location: Greensboro, NC
Rate: $70-$75/hr
Per Diem: YES
Overtime: YES
Duration: 1 YR+
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 09/19/2018
Last Updated: 11/14/2018
Firm Name: PRECISION PERSONNEL INC
Attention: Matt
Address: 600 CLEVELAND ST STE 700
City, State: CLEARWATER, FL 33755
Phone: 727/449-0600
800 Phone: 877/600-2333
Fax Phone: 727/449-0627
Email: matt@precisionpersonnel.com
Website: www.precisionpersonnel.com

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