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Aeronautical Acoustic Engineer Technical Seta Job

Aeronautical Acoustic Engineer Technical SETA (Job Number:429012) Description: JOB DESCRIPTION: Provide scientific, engineering, and technical assistance (SETA) support to a government program manager (PM) on a UAV R&D program. Areas of research include acoustic signature coupling with atmospheric attenuation and background noise. The successful candidate will provide subject matter expertise support to the government in the form of independent review and summary of technical literature and emerging technologies and in support of technical conferences and workshops related to program technical areas. Responsibilities include: - Provide assistance to the government PM in the evaluation of the testing of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) quieting technologies, specifically pertaining to airframe-generated acoustics.

  • Assimilate and integrate technical inputs from performers, and analyze performers' technical deliverables and reports.

  • Assist the government PM in the continuous survey and summarization of relevant government, academic, and contracted research

  • Assist in coordinating potential mission and transition partners.

  • Occasional travel to program performer sites.

Qualifications: TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: - Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: - Clearance Level Must Possess: TS/SCI with Poly REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: - PhD in Aeronautics and aero-acoustics with 9 years of experience, or a MS in Aeronautics and aero-acoustics with 12 years of experience.

  • 5 years’ experience with the U.S. Government, including experience with requirements, CONOPS, R&D, and transition.

  • Experience with acoustic measurement, especially low noise level and human perception.

  • R&D, production, or operations experience with aircraft, especially UAV systems.

  • Ability to proactively manage multiple, concurrent tasks.

  • Experience with managing a multi-organizational, multi-disciplinary test an evaluation team.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently within a dynamic, interdisciplinary environment.

  • Ability to write concisely and accurately present technical and scientific concepts and issues to people with varying levels of expertise. SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Job Posting: Jul 10, 2017, 6:08:36 PM Primary Location: United States-MD-COLLEGE PARK Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph Potential for Teleworking: No Travel: Yes, 10% of the time Shift: Day Job Schedule: Full-time

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Aeronautical Engineer

The Thermal Management group is responsible for the development, validation, and application of aero-thermal analytical design capability across helicopter programs at Sikorsky. Areas of responsibility for the group include analytical design modeling for engine inlets and exhausts; engine bay cooling; fire extinguishing; fuel systems; Environmental Control Systems; and avionics cooling.

The Aero-thermal analyst will be responsible for supporting preliminary and detailed analytical design activities in the areas of responsibility for the thermal management group, interface and lead program directed analytical activities and support ground and flight test, production operations and fielded aircraft. The candidate will also be required to interface with a cross-functional group of propulsion; electrical; avionics; and airframe designers and analysts. US citizenship is required for this position.

Perform aero-thermal analysis using preliminary design and detailed design analysis tools Air Conditioning / Heat System modeling Fuel System modeling Flowmaster 1-D modeling ANSYS Fluent and CD-adapco STAR-CCM+ Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) 3-D modeling Above work shall be performed in accordance with Sikorsky Standard Work procedures. Basic Qualifications B.S. in related discipline required US citizenship is required for this position. Desired skills Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering preferred MS preferred.

Aero-thermal analysis using preliminary design and detailed design analysis tools Air Conditioning / Heat System modeling Fuel System modeling Flowmaster 1-D modeling ANSYS Fluent and CD-adapco STAR-CCM+ Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) 3-D modeling As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

  • Job Location(s): Stratford Connecticut

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Aeronautical Data Integration Engineer

Requisition Number 17-0380 Title Aeronautical Data Integration Engineer City Lexington Park State Maryland Employment Type Full Time Hot Job Yes Description Provide Subject Matter Expertise and Systems Engineering support for use of aeronautical databases and Mission Planning systems in CNS/ATM Integrations. Essential Job Functions:

Performs tasks with little to no guidance Assure system compliance with CNS/ATM RNP RNAV FRD and Mission Planning requirements. Translate operator functionality requirements into a system specification. Review conceptual requirements, system specification documents, hardware and software requirements, and detailed hardware and software designs to ensure compliance with functional requirements.

Support system level designs, installation, testing, and certification in aircraft and mission planning systems. Utilize principles of systems engineering, and other engineering disciplines, to evaluate and recommend solutions, and clarify requirements. Requirements Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S.

Citizenship is required. Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 12 years of experience. At least 5 years of experience applying DO-200A requirements to a navigation database or applying DO-178 requirements to aircraft software.

Thorough understanding of DAFIF format, content, and relationship to commercial navigation database standards. Strong Systems Engineering skills, with a background in one or more of the following areas: Navigation, Flight Management Systems, military aviation Mission Planning, JMPS.

Experience with the Navigational use of DAFIF. Understanding of Federal Aviation Regulations and CNS/ATM requirements. Ability to work closely with NGA, FAA, NAVFIG, NAVAIR Program Offices, and other navigation database stakeholders.

Familiarity with DoD and NAVAIR acquisition processes and Systems Engineering Technical Reviews. Strong communication skills, attention to detail, experienced team leader/builder, ability to work closely with multiple diverse teams simultaneously, and the drive to contribute to program success. Ability to work independently, or in a multi-discipline team.

Desire and ability to leverage lessons learned by evaluating processes and solutions/conclusions from previous efforts. Desired Skills: Intimate knowledge of DAFIF specification, ARINC 424 specifications, and other commercial navigation database formats.

Experience with SQL, Microsoft Access, and database building and manipulations. Experience with C/C++ or other object oriented high order software language + DCS Corp is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Male/Female/Veterans/Pay Transparency Employer.

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Associate Aeronautical Engineer – Transonic Wind Tunnel

Calspan’s Subsonic, Transonic Wind Tunnel, is the only independently owned and operated wind tunnel in the United States. Our staff is known for its flexibility and responsiveness to our customer’s needs. Customers appreciate this approach, as it enables them in real time, to refine test programs. Wind Tunnel test programs that support the various phases of an aircraft’s development.
Due to the security requirements for this position, US Citizenship is required.
Responsibilities:

  • Support execution of aerospace testing operations in accurate and efficient manner.  Organize test objectives and requirements and communicate them to the test crew. Verify and validate aerodynamic test data. Monitor progress and provide feedback to the test crew. Maintain close coordination with the customer. Communicate status to leadership.
  • Develop detailed project plans. Generate test requirements, including those pertaining to investigating, evaluating and developing new applications for existing equipment and systems. Maintain close coordination with the customer. Communicate  test requirements and plans to project team. Monitor, control, and provide feedback on projects cost and schedule performance.  Ensure projects are completed in accordance with the project plan and in alignment with customer requirements.  
  • Lead or assist on special projects to determine, develop and implement new technologies for future growth in capabilities and offerings.
  • Develop new or improve exisiting applications, test procedures, and processes;  ensure that they conform to standards, procedures, and regulatory requirements; and that they are under configuration control.  Document and and maintain pertinent work instructions. 
    Minimum Education / Experience:
    Bachelors of Science in Aerospace Engineering or related discipline;
    Due to the security requirements for this position, US Citizenship is required;
    Preferred Education / Experience:
    Bachelors and 3+ years of experience in Aerospace Engineering or related discipline;
    Masters of Science in Aerospace Engineering or related discipline;
    A combination of education and experience equivalent to above;  
    Preferred Knowledge / Ability:
    Familarity with wind tunnel operational principles.
    Familiarity with Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) methods.
    Understanding of project management concepts (budgets, scheduling, etc).
    Experience with data acquisition, signal conditioning and instrumentation.        
    Ability to read, interpret, and manage engineering plans and specifications.
    Ability to interpret a variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and manage abstract and concrete variables.
    maintain pertinent work instructions. 

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Aeronautical Engineer

This position is for a Senior Aeronautical Engineer in the Central Engineering organization, requiring a solid understanding of a variety of fluid flow phenomena including compressibility, turbulence, and heat transfer. Candidate will be responsible for performing a variety of analyses related to missile systems, re-entry bodies, and satellites using various modeling and simulation methods.

Candidate will also be responsible for creating technical memos, providing input to data packages to support peer and customer reviews, and presenting analysis results to internal engineering teams, customer technical representatives, and Program Office personnel during technical exchange meetings. Basic Qualifications The candidate should have a strong educational background in some/all of the following disciplines: aerodynamics, gas dynamics, computational fluid dynamics, and computer programming (C/C++, Matlab, Python). The candidate should have excellent communication skills both written and verbal, be self-motivated, and be able and willing to support multiple projects. Strong mathematical and analytical skills are required.

Candidate must possess or be able to obtain a DOD Secret security clearance. Desired skills MS degree in Aeronautical, Aerospace, or Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 3 years of industry related experience. Expertise in using the following software packages for grid generation and CFD similar to:

Pointwise, Fluent, and TecPlot. Experience with Missile configuration design and pre and post flight missile performance analysis. As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges.

Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

  • Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California

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Aeronautical Engineer - Level 2

Aeronautical Engineer - Level 2 Job Number: 218874 Category: Aerospace Description:

Belcan has a Stress Engineer job in Lexington, KY. Evaluates structure integrity using classic and finite element methods. Employ classic analysis methods to derive loads using rigid body calculations followed by construction of shear and bending moment diagrams, with the ultimate objective of stress state interactions and fastened joint stress interactions to determine margins of safety.

Employ finite element methods, using industry standard tools such as FEMAP and NASTRAN to develop more accurate stiffness representations of load paths to perform loads analysis, for both rigid body correlations and internal loads extraction in support of classic stress and fastened joint calculations. Stress Engineer job must have:

  • Femap/NASTRAN * Classic Methods If you're interested in the Stress Engineer job in Lexington, KY, please apply.

  • Primary Structures * B.S. Degree Engineering Prefer someone with: * ANSYS/AFGROW * Microsoft Office Suite Location:

    Lexington , KY Minimum Experience (yrs): 5+ Required Education: Bachelor (BA, BS...) Benefits: Return to search results Email this job to a friend If you have previously registered with us, please

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Aeronautical Engineer Staff / Advanced Programs

The Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® is a national asset that not only holds a legendary history but also a promising future. Just as founder Clarence “Kelly” Johnson intended, we’re not big on titles or protocol – we simply tackle the toughest technical challenges, making a real difference for our customers.

We need extraordinary people who are passionate about working on the next cutting-edge design or technology; comfortable with ambiguity; enjoy being part of a team; love to learn, and willing to push the boundaries. This position can be filled in either Ft Worth Texas or Palmdale California. This position requires a Aircraft Stress Analyst to use their technical expertise to develop innovative and ingenious solutions to highly complex technical problems.

The candidate will be expected to define goals, assess analysis approaches, evaluate results, define any required testing and ensure structural integrity requirements are met. The candidate will provide status reports, report major findings to management and customers and advise management on structural questions. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a clearance. AEROERP (ADP AeroERP employee referral program eligible) Basic Qualifications Degree in Aerospace, Aeronautical, Mechanical or Civil Engineering, or equivalent Active Secret clearance within 5 years of last investigation Desired skills Experience with structural analysis Experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) Understanding of drawing practices, material properties and manufacturing processes Experience using LM Aero Common Analysis Tools including SLIM/Vision/IDAT Expert MSC NASTRAN/PATRAN or ABAQUS Familiarity with CATIA V5 Excellent writing and communication skills Composites and metallic analysis As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges.

Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

  • Job Location(s): Fort Worth California, Fort Worth Texas

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Aeronautical Data Quality Engineer

Requisition Number 17-0209 Title Aeronautical Data Quality Engineer City Lexington Park State Maryland Employment Type Full Time Hot Job No Description Provide Subject Matter Expertise and Systems Analysis for quality of aeronautical databases supporting CNS/ATM RNP RNAV flight. Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide system analysis and requirements analysis on data compliance with civil and military CNS/ATM aeronautical data quality standards and requirements.

  • Provide systems analysis and requirements analysis on compliance with military and civil equivalent aeronautical navigation data processing.

  • Provide analysis of EUROCONTROL and other sovereign nation CNS/ATM requirements and differences with FAA requirements.

  • Highlight areas when EUROCONTROL or sovereign nation requirements are more stringent.

  • Review procedure data against available sources and TERPS requirements to determine if the procedure data matches the intent of the procedure design.

  • Make recommendations on the safety of aeronautical data for its intended use.

  • Utilize principles of systems engineering, and other engineering disciplines, to analyze and recommend solutions, and clarify requirements. Requirements Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S.

    Citizenship is required. Bachelor's Degree in computer science, math, engineering or other related technical field and a minimum of eight (8) years of experience. Must have an Active Secret Clearance.

    Experience as a military or commercial air transport pilot or navigator including experience as a flight instructor of pilots or navigators. Thorough understanding of DAFIF and/or commercial flight data provider format, content, and relationships between commercial and military navigation database standards. Thorough understanding of trigonometry and 3 dimensional position and range calculations.

    Thorough understanding of GPS theory and how position is derived. Thorough understanding of radio and radar navigation and the limitations that exist. Strong Systems Analysis skills, with a background in aeronautical data quality evaluation.

    Understanding of Federal Aviation Regulations and CNS/ATM requirements. Familiarity with EUROCONTROL and other sovereign nation aviation regulations. Ability to work closely with NGA, FAA, NAVFIG, Aircraft Program Offices, and other navigation database stakeholders.

    Familiarity with DoD acquisition processes and Systems Engineering Technical Reviews. Strong communication skills, experienced team leader/builder, ability to work closely with multiple diverse teams simultaneously, and the drive to contribute to program success. Ability to work independently, or in a multi-discipline team.

    Desire and ability to leverage lessons learned by evaluating processes and solutions/conclusions from previous efforts. Desired Skills: Intimate knowledge of RTCA/DO-200A, RTCA/DO-201A, FAAO 8260.3C and other related standards.

    Experience with air traffic control and FAA regulatory processes. Experience with RNAV and GPS procedure design (TERPS). Intimate knowledge of DAFIF specification, ARINC 424 specification, and other commercial navigation database formats. Experience with aircraft GPS navigation and flight management systems.

    Familiarity or understanding of state plane, cadastral or geodetic surveying. Familiarity with Earth-form, geomagnetism and the geodetic/geodesic World mapping and location system. Familiarity with software development. Master’s degree in computer science, math, engineering or other related technical field.

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Aeronautical Engineer Senior

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Job Description :
Support the F-35 Test & Verification team. The candidate will work closely with F-35 Production Program Office, F-35 Prime Proposal team, Edwards AFB and Patuxent River Flight Test Sites and other Engineering IPTs and Labs to support proposal activity. Will be required to develop and utilize metric tools to track and report progress to all levels of leadership.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. This position requires a Final Secret Clearance to start.
Basic Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Technical discipline.
Five plus years of experience in proposal writing.
Experience coordinating with pertinent organizations to develop executable Flight Test proposals.
Experience with flight test operations.
Experience preparing and delivering briefs to all levels of management.
Experience with MS Office.
Desired skills
Understanding of Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA) and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Ability to work independently as well as part of a cross-domain team. F-35 Program experience. Ability to articulate complex matters in concise oral and written presentations in a fast-paced proposal environment. Ability to interpret and clarify contract requirements and decompose to a Technical Statement of Work. Ability to write subcontractor Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and Supplier Statements of Work. Ability to interface with business management, estimating, other functional organizations, and the customer (Joint Program Office and DCAA) on LM Aero and supplier proposal activities. Control Account Manager (CAM) experience. Familiarity with proposal tools such as eCAPS and APTS. Strong coordination across various IPTs / integration skills. Excellent communication (verbal, written and presentation) skills.
Experience generating estimates, trade studies, tracking performance.
Experience with project engineering.

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Aeronautical Engineer Sr

Perform thermal and aerothermal design & analysis tasks within Air Force Strategic Programs located in Valley Forge, PA. Responsible for performing and overseeing thermal and aerothermal analysis and design of strategic missile systems, hypersonic vehicles, and related components. Candidate will perform aerothermal analysis using preliminary design and detailed design analysis tools. Specific duties include definition of heating environments during ascent and reentry, simulation of thermal/material response, nosetip shape change evaluation, heatshield and insulation sizing, thermal instrumentation requirements and specification, aerothermal ground test planning/execution/analysis, component thermal analysis, and compartment venting analysis. Develop 3D Finite Element Mesh (FEM) thermal models and apply aero-heating environments for all mission phases from ground, launch through end of flight to predict internal component performance. Basic Qualifications '- Bachelor Degree or Higher in an appropriate Engineering Discipline

  • Technical background in reentry/missile aerothermal analysis with a minimum of 6 years associated experience

  • Must be a US citizen and have the ability to obtain a SECRET clearance ability to perform in a team environment Desired skills '- Experience performing aerothermal analysis using preliminary design and detailed design analysis tools, such as CMA and ATAP

  • Experience with hypersonic vehicles.

  • Experience with Siemens NX Thermal or CREO Parametric.

  • Experience with mapping predicted temperatures to structural models for thermal structural assessment of external and internal assemblies. As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

  • Job Location(s): King of Prussia Pennsylvania

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