Job Listing Description

Structural Analysis Engineer - Composites

Location: Sacramento, CA
Rate: $70.00 - $75.00/HR
Duration: 1 year contract
9/80 Schedule
OT Possible

** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **
** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **
** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **

** Candidates must have hands-on structural analysis experience using various composite material systems and/or solid rocket motor grain experience **

-Must have recent experience using ANSYS (or Workbench) on Structural Analysis specifically (not fluid analysis). Knowledge of other finite element software such as ABAQUS is beneficial.
-Aerospace or Defense related experience preferred over airframe or aviation experience.
-Experience analyzing composites including classical lamination theory and within ANSYS environment. Experience with filament wound composites is a plus.
-Experience with solid propellants or other viscoelastic materials.
-Recent college grads are okay with at least some ANSYS experience.
-Prefer candidates with stable work histories (are not “job hoppers” and do not have big resume gaps).
-Master’s degree strongly preferred.

The selected candidate will:
•Assist other analysts and designers engaged with development and production of new and existing solid rocket motors, propulsion system components and secondary structure.
•Perform structural analyses utilizing class hand-calculation methods and finite element models.
•Construct and solve static and dynamic finite element models with ANSYS
•Participate in test planning and execution.
•Correlate structural models to test results.
•Interpret analytical results, assess design margins and prepare technical reports.

-Demonstrated experience performing linear, non-linear and structural analyses supporting design, development and production qualification of new or updated products is required.
-Proficiency using finite element analysis tools such as ANSYS is required.
-Proficiency using CAD tools including NX strongly desired.
-Knowledge and experience with aerospace product development efforts is desired.
-Must have the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel and Power Point) is required.

-BS in Mechanical, Aerospace, Civil Engineering or Engineering Mechanics and at least 5 years of engineering experience with structural analysis or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Master’s degree is strongly preferred.
Job Number: 8359
Job Location: Sacramento, CA
Rate: $70.00 - $75.00/HR
Per Diem: Split Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 1 yr
Input Date: 12/20/2017
Last Updated: 02/05/2018
Attention: Patrick O'Neil
Address: 6133 BRISTOL PKWY STE 232
City, State: CULVER CITY, CA 90230
Phone: 310/410-1931
Fax Phone: 310/410-1751

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