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Fuel Systems Engineer

Fuel System Engineer responsible for the design of the Fuel System and related system integration. This includes requirements definition, specification and ICD creation, Supplier coordination, test execution, drawing creation, product certification, product improvement, and field support. Ability (or interest) to conduct fuel system performance analysis using 1-D fluid flow simulation software (i.e. Flowmaster, AMESim or similar analytical tools) is highly desired, but not required.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Communicates effectively in both verbal and written format. Candidate should be able to adjust communication content and approach based on audience
• Manages task execution to ensure on-time and on-target completion
• Searches for problem root cause and develop corrective action plans and solutions
• The primary role of this position within the team will be as a general fuel system engineer. Specifically, this will entail:
o Support fuel system production and field issues with troubleshooting.
o Implement design improvements to the current fuel system design.
o Interface with current fuel system suppliers to manage supplier changes
o Participate in testing including supplier qualification testing, and flight testing
o Able to manage the certification aspects of major and minor changes including test plans, test reports and analysis reports that will be submitted to the FAA
• An additional role for this position within the team will be as a fuel system performance analyst; is desirable to find a candidate that has proficiency or interest in performing this analysis, but not a required skill. If interested, this role will entail
o Modeling the fuel system using a 1-D fluid flow simulation software such as AMESim or Flowmaster
o Performing performance assessments of the fuel system including tank filling performance, fuel distribution and supply performance, vent system performance, unusable fuel simulations, negative acceleration simulations and other system performance simulations
o Comparing analysis results to flight test data
o Evaluating performance impact of proposed design changes
o Writing reports documenting analysis results
• Additional roles within the team may be available at different program phases

Education, Work Experience, Certification and/or Licensure:
• BS in Engineering with 5 or more years directly related experience or MS in engineering with 3 or more years of experience
• Previous aerospace experience at either Supplier or OEM
• Some Travel will be required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Familiar with industry documentation for design, test, and certification of propulsion systems
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Products.
• Familiar with FAR Part 23 or Part 25.
• Familiar with Industry standards such including DO-160, MIL-HDBKs and SAE ARPs.

The Structures Company is an AA/EOE.
Job Number: 297
Job Location: NC
Rate: OPEN - **DOE**
Per Diem: Yes
Overtime: Yes
Duration: 10+ Months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 10/09/2019
Attention: Debbie Aubert
Address: P O BOX 2278
City, State: SEAL BEACH, CA 90740
Phone: 714/823-3000

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