Airframe Structural Analyst - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Fort Worth
United States

Airframe Structural Analyst

Job ID: 466900BR
Date posted: Jan. 10, 2019
City: Fort Worth
State: Texas
Description:The Airframe Structural Analysis Group is responsible for insuring the structural integrity of the airframe fuselage, landing gear and propulsion installations and all other attachments to airframe fuselage, including electrical, controls and dynamic systems attachments.

Structural integrity responsibilities cover composite and conventional structures and extend from conceptualization on through development, manufacturing and field service support. In fulfilling its function, adherence to the appropriate design criteria and other directives mandated by the customer and or regulatory agencies is strictly maintained.

General functions: Static structural analysis and Margin of Safety determination, fatigue and fracture mechanics analysis of critical interfaces, field support (repair design/analysis), production support, formal analysis documentation.

Additional functions: Determination of airframe component replacement and / or retirement times, specification and design of airframe related static and fatigue tests, flight test instrumentation & limits.

Analytical processes include classical closed form solutions as well as finite element analysis.
Basic Qualifications:
3.0 GPA requirement
A course of study with emphasis on the principles of statics, kinematics, inertial loading, strength of materials, aerospace structural analysis, Finite Element analysis and numerical analysis methods.
No Dual Citizenship
Work experience to be in airframe structural analysis.
Working knowledge of airframe structure FEA.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proficiency in MS Office products.
Desired Skills:
Working knowledge of composite airframe structural analysis. Exposure to rotary-wing airframe structural analysis. NASTRAN/PATRAN modeling of global & local airframe structure.

Well developed technical problem solving skills to anticipate next steps.
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.
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Aeronautical Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)
Shift: First