Entegee Structural Analysis Engineer - 52838904 - TF in Beltsville, Maryland

Structural Analysis Engineer - 52838904 - TF

Job Code: 52838904Job Location: Beltsville, MDCategory: Mechanical EngineeringLast Updated: 08/18/2016Apply Now!

Job Description:

Structural Analysis Engineer to support the development of spaceflight systems and components from concept through verification and delivery.


• Develop structural concepts and perform preliminary sizing using classical mechanics calculations and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) to meet stiffness, strength and other critical requirements,

• Support development of fight hardware from preliminary through detailed design, drawing release, manufacturing, integration, verification testing, and transportation.

• Provide structural engineering and analysis support to the IPT to ensure that the design meets all applicable requirements coordinating schedule, budget and deliverables with the IPT lead.

• Generate Finite Element Models and perform FEA for normal modes, linear static stress, elastic stability, clearance loss, distortion as well as nonlinear assessments to predict and improve structural response as needed.

• Strong analysis background in the design of aerospace structural systems, materials, load paths, and behavior of structures under all applicable environments including quasi-static inertial, mechanical, vibro-acoustic, thermal, pressure, and shock environments.

• Design and analysis knowledge of space flight hardware including spacecraft bus and instruments structures, deployables, mechanisms, components such as kinematic mounts, electronic boxes, boards and thermal control systems, optical benches as well as mechanical ground support equipment.

• Experience with aerospace structural construction using metals, sandwich panels, composite materials, plastics and bonded joints.


• Minimum of 7 years of experience with BS degree in aerospace, mechanical, or civil engineering or similar discipline. 5 years with a graduate degree in one of these fields.

• Working knowledge of NASTRAN FEA solver, FEMAP pre and post processor or similar software.

• Experience performing classical mechanics and mechanical engineering analyses using Excel, MathCad or similar software.

For more information about this position, please contact the Entegee New Hope, MN office at 763-577-9000 or engineeringteam@entegee.com.

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