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*filled* Mechanical Engineer Stress Analyst - Orion Spacecraft

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Skills: NASTRAN/IDEAS/FEMAP, Spacecraft/Aircraft stress analyses

Candidate must have working knowledge of finite element analysis tools (NASTRAN,IDEAS/FEMAP or similar), stress analysis principles, classical stress analysis techniques, and familiarity with fatigue analysis.

Tasks Include:
1. Perform finite element and classical stress analysis of miscellaneous Crew Module (CM) attachment brackets for the flight test vehicles;
2. Perform finite element and classical stress analysis of CM mechanisms, including but not limited to the Aft Blow-out Panel mechanism, for the flight and test vehicles (including test support);
3. Perform preliminary and final analyses, part sizing, fatigue/fracture assessment, drawing coordination and sign-off, test support and correlation, analysis presentations, and documentation of analyses for deliverable stress and fracture reports

Experience Required.
** Bachelors Degree, Master preferred
**Strong technical and communicative skills
**Experience working for aerospace, military or other government agencies
** Self motivated, detail oriented, goal driven
**Passionate about space exploration