National Aerospace Solutions, LLC


Structural Technology Analysis Engineer - 785

Location: Arnold AFB, TN
Date Posted: 03-05-2018
Job Title:  Structural Technology Analysis Engineer

Grade Level: 35

National Aerospace Solutions (NAS), LLC is the team selected by the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to conduct Test and Operations Sustainment activities at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex, Arnold Air Force Base, in Tullahoma, Tennessee. NAS is committed to partnering with the Air Force and the workforce at Arnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC) to drive the change necessary to ensure the long-term viability of the Complex while ensuring mission success: no impact to customers, no loss in data quality, and no reduction in productive test time – ultimately securing AEDC's long-term future and world-class superiority in aerospace and flight testing.

Job Duties:
  • Support any Mission Execution area by evaluating, selecting, and applying standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures and criteria, using independent judgment in making adaptations and modifications. 
  • Perform work which requires advanced stress analysis of critical components in aerospace ground test facilities, often in support of component design.
  • Develop advanced stress analysis techniques for turbine engine analysts.
  • Perform finite element analysis for structural, thermal, and dynamic loading.
  • Perform work which involves the preparation, interpretation or review of calculations, specifications, plans, investigations, surveys, structures, systems or equipment with relatively few complex features; supports the Facility Technology Engineering function with deploying and adhering to common engineering work processes throughout the TOS contract.
  • Assist with the development, implementation, and execution of common work processes and procedures within Facility Technology across the TOS contract.
  • It is a condition of employment to wear company issued PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) in accordance with supervisory direction and company policy.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
Basic Qualifications:
  • B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from an accredited engineering school plus five years of progressive and relevant experience. Additional education may be substituted for experience.
  • Finite element theory and application (ANSYS).
  • High and low cycle fatigue.
  • High stress and strain.
  • Model analysis and modeling.
Preferred Qualifications
  • M.S. degree in mechanical engineering plus three years of progressive and relevant experience.
  • Non-linear modeling and temperature dependent non-linear material behavior
  • Knowledge of turbine engine rotor/blade dynamics
  • NSMS and strain gage data analysis
  • Experience with dynamic data analysis, FFT and frequency domain analysis
  • Fracture mechanics
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Due to Air Force Security requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required for employment at AEDC.
NAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minority/Women/Veterans/Disabled (AA/EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
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