Business Group Highlights
The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions. Responsibilities
Provides structural engineering support to the Structures and Materials Division of the Aviation Engineering Directorate.
Application of standard practice hand calculations of aircraft and component static stress analysis for validation/verification of structural integrity
Application of Finite Element Analysis Techniques to determine load distributions in aircraft structure. Strong Modeling skills desired using NASTRAN, PATRAN, FEMAP, and SOLIDWORKS.
Development of airworthiness structural criteria, structural testing requirements, test witnessing, test plans, determination of flight envelope restrictions, and analysis of flight strain/loads data.
Review of flight test and specimen laboratory testing data to establish S-N curves and prediction of component lives.
Review of Airworthiness releases, safety of flight messages, and airworthiness evaluations and reports.
Strong statistical analysis capability desired.
Previous experience with rotorcraft structure is a plus Qualifications
Requires 5+ years with BS/BA
Active Secret Clearance or ability to obtain Interim Secret Clearance. About Perspecta
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector—from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Mid-Level / Senior Structural Engineer Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision
Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).
Solid Works (Cad)
Finite Element Methods
Nastran (Computer Aided Design Software)