Kinloch, MO, USA
The Boeing Company is seeking an Mid-Level Structural Fatigue and Fracture Analysis Engineer to join their growing team in St. Louis, MO. This position will provide static and durability/damage tolerance (DaDT) structural analysis and documentation in support of a tactical fighter program.The candidate should possess structural analysis skills and be proficient with classical solution, as well as, finite element software. Experience with composites and performing metallic durability and damage tolerance analyses is desired. The candidate should be a self-starter with the ability to work with little oversight. Must be able to plan and execute tasks within constraints imposed by internal and external customer schedules. Strong leadership skills, experience leading projects, and experience with mentoring and teaching is highly desirable.Job ResponsibilitiesPerforms development, integration and documentation of structural requirements to establish the system design. Coordinates with other engineering groups to establish the product’s environment.Assists 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.Performs 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 directionSecurity Clearance:This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Confidential Clearance Post-Start is required.REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE3 years of experience in structural fatigue analysis3 years of experience in a military or commercial aircraft environmentMust have at least a Bachelor’s degree or higher in EngineeringPREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCEExperience in Object Oriented Application DevelopmentExperience with LinuxCurrent or previous Material Review Board (MRB) experience/certificationKnowledge or experience using NASTRAN and PATRAN finite element modeling softwareExperience influencing stakeholders across multiple organizations to define and drive common objectivesTypical Education & Experience:Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years’ related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master3 years’ related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.Relocation:This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.Drug Free Workplace:Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies. All information provided will be checked and may be verified.Please apply ASAP for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.