Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Sr. Stress Analysis Engineer Aerostructures Composites- Project Employee

Clearfield, UT
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: TS20182806-46384

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Sr. Composite Structure Analysis Engineer to join our team in our Clearfield, UT offices.  This is an Hourly Contract-Project Hire Role

Role description & Responsibilities:

Highly motivated structural analysis engineer with composite structures and assemblies for military and/or commercial aircraft. The candidate should also have experience with the characterization of composite materials with ASTM standard tests. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the analysis of laminates, sandwich structures, bonded and bolted assemblies, and leading composite material characterization activities including: authoring test plans and test reports, data reduction and calculation of material allowables.

Experience Requirements: 

  •  MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE SECURITY CLEARANCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE
  • BS in Civil, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering or related with a minimum of 7 years related experience in design engineering function
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Abaqus and/or Nastran
  • Static structural and structural/thermal analysis
  • Buckling, stability, and modal analysis
  • Loads definition
  • Material characterization testing
  • Knowledge of composite materials and manufacturing processes
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment as part of a multi-discipline team

Experience Preferred

  • Proficiency with NX, Catia V5, Fibersim, MSC Marc, Altair Hyperworks/Optistruct, and Hypersizer are also desirable
  • Definition of layups and ply patterns with Fibersim to generate finite element models
  • Script writing, workflow automation
  • Constitutive Model Development and implementation
  • Requirements definition and verification
  • Previous experience in aerospace manufacturing facility

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a team
  • Excellent communication skills are required.
  • Ability to make sound decisions
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

Education/Certifications:

  • BS degree in Civil, Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering, or related 

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Job Type: Temporary
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Space