22 days old
2018-05-012018-05-31

Senior Structures Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX

Lockheed Martin
Grand Prairie, TX
  • Job Code
    432435BR
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Mechanical / Senior Structures Engineer to join our creative team of engineers. The candidate will have the opportunity to be involved in some of Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control’s highly innovative and ingenious solutions to complex technical problems facing the aerospace industry. This exciting work will include performing research, design, analysis, evaluation, and testing in support of various program areas. This specific position is related to Mechanical / Senior Structures Stress analysis and testing for development and production of new aerospace products and technologies

The selected candidate will be responsible to organize the technical efforts across multiple development endeavors to ensure commonality with heritage tactical missile programs for affordable solutions. Additional responsibilities include reviewing the testing schedules for efficiencies and to avoid lab and testing conflicts; flowing requirements, affordability and commonality needs to the new development endeavors
The selected candidate will work in a collaboratively environment with individuals from complementary disciplines within the Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality and SubContracts organizations

Basic Qualifications
-Candidate must be a US Citizen and hold an active Department of Defense Secret security clearance
-Candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college, preferably in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or other related field
-Candidate must have at least 15 years of professional experience in the aerospace and defense industry.
-Experience with the design, analysis, testing and production of heritage GMLRS, ATACMS and Launcher programs
-Experience with structural analysis of assembly systems, subsystems, or components.
-Experience with structural testing of structural assemblies, sub-assemblies or components
-Experience performing analysis of hardware made from a multitude of structural materials used in the aerospace industry
-Experience with core structural software (Nastran and/or Abaqus)
-Experience with core or second tier pre and post processing tools (Ansa, Meta, Hypermesh, Patran, FEMAP, etc.)
-Experience with CAD modeling software (PTC CREO or similar)
-Experience with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
-Excellent writing and verbal communication skills for generating structural analysis plans, structural analysis reports, documentation, and potentially proposals are necessary.
-Experience writing structural and component specifications, and system/subsystem/component test plans
-Candidate must be capable of performing in a fast paced, dynamic environment, and working in an inclusive, team environment
-Candidate must have strong analytical and organizational skills
-Candidate must have the ability to travel

Desired skills
-MS or Ph.D. degree from an accredited college in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or related field.
-Experience performing structural analysis using classical methods.
-Experience with FORTRAN programming
-Experience with Matlab and MathCAD
-Experience with NASGRO, and MMPDS
-Proven leadership with demonstrated interpersonal skills.
-Experience developing and analyzing structures for strength and stability

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas

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