about 1 month ago
Job Title: Aeronautical Engineer - KY - C
Rate: Up to $70.00 DOE
Duration: 3 months
Description: Chipton Ross is seeking a Aeronautical Engineer in Lexington, KY
Start Date: ASAP
Designs, develops, and tests a variety of power plants, aircraft, missiles, and parts, taking into consideration the most efficient use of the natural laws affecting flight. Establishes structural specifications, performs stress analysis, and conducts performance tests.The team is focused mainly on modifying existing aircraft and integrating modified components into various platforms based on customer specifications. Responsibilities include: Your job, as a lead analyst, will be to analyze and write substantiation documentation based on customer requirements using applicable military specifications, internal structural manuals and texts similar to "Analysis and Design of Flight Vehicle Structures" by E. F. Bruhn, The primary tool used for Analysis is ANSYS and FEMAP for Finite Element Modeling (FEM). MATHCAD and MATLAB are also used for 'hand' calculations, You will work with mechanical design teams to develop working models for integration of these components. Upon design completion, you will be expected to support the installation / integration of your analysis by providing support to the mechanic workforce as required
Experience with a Finite Elementary Modeling (FEM) creation using ANSYS, NASTRAN or similar programs, Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Engineering Mechanics from an accredited University with five years of professional experience with a related Bachelor's degree; or three years of professional experience with a related Master's degree. Considered career, or journey, level position
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Demonstrated previous success working in a team based environment to meet objectives, Government report or thesis writing experience
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Chipton-Ross is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.