Structural Engineer (Landing Gear)

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Structural Engineer (Landing Gear)

Independence, Ohio Contract Job ID: 1910102322
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech is seeking a Structural Engineer (Landing Gear) in Independence OH
The ideal candidate will:
  • conduct structural analyses of Landing Gear and Systems components working within an integrated product development team reporting to the stress lead.
  • prepare static and fatigue analyses in support of drawing releases,
  • develop qualification test requirements, and
  • Document stress analyses for Customer review and MRB support.
All analyses are to be prepared in compliance with the project stress philosophy documentation and applicable Corporate Engineering Manual requirements and methodologies.  The Contractor must adhere to Customer’s Proprietary Information Agreement and must be compliant with ITAR and other regulatory requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Mechanical / Aerospace / Structural Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years of directly related stress analysis experience
  • Strong background of strength, stability and fatigue analyses of metallic primary structural components using both computer modeling and classical hand analysis methods
  • Clear understanding of external loads, load paths and development of component and system free body diagrams
  • Proficient at using computing tools and programs including MS Office (Word, Excel) and Windows
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Prior experience with ABAQUS or ANSYS FEA
Desired Competencies:
  • Strong understanding of Aerospace Materials
  • Working knowledge of CATIA V5
  • Prior use of PDM/PLM system (Smarteam, MatrixOne, Teamcenter)
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing Processes
  • Strong interpersonal skills
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PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

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