Senior Mass Properties Engineer:
Positions in CA and CO
Desired skills: MICROSOFT OFFICE;;CATIA;SOLIDWORKS;
Senior Mass Properties Engineer: provide mass properties engineering in accordance with industry standards and Society of Allied Weight Engineers (SAWE) best practices. Analyze mass properties impacts of internal and external modifications, and impacts to systems and subsystems. Analyze and account for changes in mass properties throughout program lifecycle.
Model and calculate mass properties data to support all phases of project development. Translate customer requirements into mass models for development of mission profiles. Analyze mission configurations using 2D drawings and 3D CAD. Generate mass properties distributions for modifications and integrate with OEM data for input to structural loads models. Manage subcontractor efforts related to mass properties including vendor weight control. Lead weight reduction tasks.
Articulate mass properties requirements, risks, opportunities, and status at formal design reviews to both internal and external customers.
Generate FAA and DoD mass properties documentation meeting requirements of airworthiness certification including weight and balance manuals, supplements, and equipment lists.
Perform weight and balance measurements of components and final products. Coordinate mass properties requirements with multi-disciplinary teams including maintenance, production, logistics support, flight test, flight operations and other disciplines.
Familiarity with SAWE and American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Recommended Practices and Standards, Automated Weight and Balance System (AWBS) and FAA airworthiness regulations.
Knowledge and experience in aircraft operations, familiarity with Microsoft Office, and 3D CAD/CAM tools (Solidworks or CATIA preferred)
Familiarity with aerospace system design and integration, manufacture, and maintainability, including familiarity with best practices in mechanical, electrical, and systems design.
Must be a problem solver capable of working alone or with a technical team in a fast paced environment.
Requires a BS in Related Field.
MUST be US Persons
The Structures Company is an AA/EOE.
STRUCTURES COMPANY LLC
P O BOX 2278
SEAL BEACH, CA 90740