Amarx Search, Inc.    

12+ Month W-2 Contract position in Goleta, CA
Pay: $78-$98 Per Hour BOE
Position ID: 2194

An excellent position with a large international defense / aerospace company

* Structural Engineer 3 *

Please apply ONLY if you have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and 6+ years in finite element analysis

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED (government-related work) - Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Mechanical, Astronautical, or Aerospace)
2: 6+ years of applicable experience in finite element analysis and closed-form analysis with some understanding of mechanical system design
3: Strong spoken and written communication skills

DESIRED (not required) SKILLS:
:: Experience with structures and mechanisms for moving mechanical assemblies such as solar arrays, booms, and other support structures and mechanisms for satellite subsystems.
:: Master's Degree in applicable area.
:: Demonstrable problem solving skills with hands-on project experience.
:: Candidate has detailed mechanical design knowledge of structures, mechanisms, release and drive actuators, and material selection.
:: Working knowledge of applicable manufacturing processes such as machining, finishing, and rapid prototyping.
:: 4 or more years of direct Mechanical Engineering experience, preferably in the spacecraft or aerospace industry, with significant project ownership.
:: Must be self-motivated with excellent technical communication skills.
:: Ability to work independently as well as in an integrated team and adapt to change and dynamic requirements.
:: Strong communication and analytical skills and discipline with the ability to organize and prioritize job assignments and tasks.
:: Experience with thermal engineering concepts, thermal analysis techniques, and experience utilizing software such as Thermal Desktop.
:: Experience with mechanical computer aided design (CAD) software, preferably design and analysis experience with PTC Creo Parametric 2/3.
:: Practical understanding of GD&T (ASME Y14.5-2009)

Duties and Responsibilities
== Experience with FEA analysis, preferably ANSYS or NASTRAN, for structural analysis of designs.
== Perform static and dynamic structural analyses, review requirements for materials, structure systems & subsystems.
== Document test plans and procedure requirements.
== Spacecraft/aerospace materials experience for metals, adhesives, thermoplastics, etc.
== Participate and present in internal and external (customer) design reviews.
== Strive for the highest possible structural performance that is also cost effective and assures complete reliability.
== Manage and track multiple priorities while maintaining a focus towards common project goals of the program team, matrix organization, and customers.

No interview, relocation or living expenses provided

Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to

Amarx Search, Inc.