2021-06-02 Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35808 United States
Location AL - Huntsville
Req # 5616
Minimum Clearance Required None
Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.
Stress Engineer ?
Provide Primary and Secondary Structures Design and Analysis
Develop engineering products to mature the engineering configuration via development of layout deliverables & artifacts
Coordinate with interfacing teams & other stakeholders as required to ensure all Vehicle Design requirements are met
Release engineering datasets & strength reports as applicable
Structural and finite element analysis using code such as Patran/Nastran and Abaqus
Perform static, fatigue, fracture and damage tolerance analysis of metallic and composite primary and secondary structure.
Development of structural test plans
Structural configuration, optimization and sizing
Impact, durability and damage tolerance analysis
Perform Design optimization to reduce part count and mass (e.g., monolithic design)
Perform Design for Manufacturing/Affordability assessments as applicable
Coordinate with Program Engineering (Project, Design, Manufacturing, etc.) to ensure safety of designs
Prepare documentation of analysis reports and technical reports of the findings for review
Support products by investigating failures and analyzing improvements
Support Material Review Board and perform structural repair engineering, nonconformance analysis
Provide documentation to substantiate the design criteria and document analysis results to substantiate for customers and regulatory agencies requirements
Perform trade studies
Provide support equipment design and analysis
Support technical coordination meetings - discuss issues with interpreting engineering documentation, provide answers to technical questions regarding obsolescence and part adaptability, and ensure Boeing technical standards are being met.
Attend status meetings reflecting work packages received
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.).
Ability to pass NASA background check.
US Citizenship is required
Experience with stress engineering
Experience with Patran/Nastran and Abaqus
KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.