Perform conceptual & detailed design of aircraft structures & systems using CATIA V5.
Analyze initial or revised design proposal, specifications & related engineering data to determine appropriate materials & characteristics for optimal weight, strength, functionality & cost.
Prepare system layout, detail drawings, data sets, parts lists & schematics.
Perform structural & kinematic analysis.
Ensure compliance with approved design standards.
Bachelor's in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering & 5 yrs aircraft engineering design experience req'd, including solid experience conducting static & fatigue stress analysis of composite & metal structures.
Must have in-depth knowledge of: damage tolerance analysis & fail-safe design methods; advanced carbon composite structures analysis; Finite Element Analysis techniques using Patran/Nastran; classical laminate theory; composites ply sequencing manipulations; complex ply stack-ups design using CPD & FiberSim; CATIA v5; FiberSim; & Enovia LCA.
Must have strong programming skills in MS Excel VBA & Mathcad.
Familiarity with FAA FAR 25 certification requirements & excellent verbal & written communication skills req'd.Send resume to
Mona Melanson, Butler America Aerospace, LLC, 2 Trap Falls Road, Ste. 204, Shelton, CT 06484.
Location/Region: San Diego, CA (US - 92101)