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LOADS & DYNAMICS ENGINEER
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Our client, a leader in the aerospace industry, has an immediate opening for a Loads & Dynamics Engineer, in the Core Technical Engineering Department . As a member of the Loads and Dynamics Group, you will function as a technical resource for Analysis, Testing and Documentation in the areas of Structural Dynamics and Aero(servo)elastic Stability as applicable to the design, development, certification, production and fleet-service of commercial aircraft.

Responsibilities :

•  Develop and modify discretized aeroelastic models of aircraft configurations, employing commercial software such as NASTRAN and PATRAN.
•  Perform structural-dynamic and (aeroelastic) Flutter/Divergence analyses required for the certification and maintenance of commercial aircraft.
•  Develop, use and maintain in-house software and methods.
•  Interface with other In-House Disciplines and External Partners/Suppliers and ensure efficient data-flow and decision-making.
•  Prepare Technical Reports, Test Plans, Requirements Documents, Work Statements and Cost Estimates.
•  Keep abreast of Regulatory Requirements and advances in the state of the art.
•  Participate in the planning and execution of ground-vibration tests, flight-flutter tests and model-correlation; work with LMS software

Qualifications:

  • This position is at an Intermediate level in Core Technical Engineering.
  • The applicant will have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university.
  • The applicant will have 5-8 years of relevant experience and possess an adequate background in structural mechanics, aerodynamics and structural modeling.
  • Proficiency in preparing technical reports and presentations via office-software is a pre-requisite.
  • Experience in NASTRAN-based dynamic, aeroelastic analysis and PATRAN Pre/Post-processing is expected.
  • Basic understanding of aircraft structures/systems and familiarity with airworthiness regulations are desirable.
  • Previous exposure to ground-based vibration testing, flight-flutter testing and data-reduction is an asset.
  • Some travel to Montreal will be required.
 

        

 

To apply for this position please email a formatted (MS Word file preferred)
copy of your resume to careers@kdickinson.com .

 

 
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