PDS is seeking an Airframe Structural Analyst-Senior for an open position in Huntsville, AL
The Airframe Structural Analysis Core Competency Unit is responsible for insuring the structural integrity of the airframe fuselage, landing gear and propulsion installations and all other attachments to airframe fuselage, including electrical, controls and dynamic systems attachments. Structural integrity responsibilities cover composite and conventional structures and extend from conceptualization on through development, manufacturing and field service support.
Work Experience: 10+ years’ experience in airframe structural analysis of metallic primary structures. Additional airframe advanced composite primary structure experience preferred. Experience with finite element modeling and analysis and familiarity with airframe structural testing and instrumentation practices. In-depth application of fatigue concepts and methodology. Familiarity with fracture mechanics principles/ methodology.