Structure Engineer

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Altitude Aerospace
Portland, OR, United States

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Structure Engineer


Portland, OR 


70,000 - 90,000

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Altitude Aerospace is an aerospace engineering services company in search of a strong candidate with positive and creative attitudes. We are looking for a highly driven individual for the position of Structure Engineer.

Main responsibilities include:
• Participate in the definition of the engineering stress requirements with the client and in the evaluation of structural solutions.
• Prepare preliminary and conceptual sizing of aircraft structure.
• Perform Static Stress Analysis and Fatigue Analysis for the certification of airframe structures.
• Perform Finite Element Analysis and Internal Loads extraction on Nastran-Patran;
• Perform conventional hand calculations using standard methodologies (Bruhn, Niu, Roark, ESDU, etc.);
• Prepare, review and valid stress notes and other required stress deliverables as well as engineering drawing.
• Develop and validate stress methodologies.
• Prepare certification reports, test plans and validate drawings.

Qualifications and experience :
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 5 years of functional work experience
• Experience in stress repairs is required
• Knowledge of Patran/Nastran and Catia V5 is required
• Experience in classic hand calculations
• Familiar with FAA regulations
• Autonomous and organize
• Good team working and work ethic

Altitude Aerospace is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.