Senior Aeronautical Engineer Job Description

 

Job Duties:

 

  • Assist in analysis, test, and detailed design of flight control systems, aircraft performance, stability and control;  
  • Complete the design of flight control surfaces, including mechanical design and stress analysis, supporting DFM and DFA principles;
  • Design fixtures for, plan and document static load tests for flight components;
  • Assist in performing flight tests, including analyzing flight test data and assessing the effects of modifications or design changes on aircraft performance characteristics;
  • Perform and interpret aerodynamic calculations and computations to assess flight control effectiveness and resulting control loads;
  • Assist in developing requirements, conceptual designs, test and evaluation plans, cost analysis, and documentation for products in support of certification of aircraft to ASTM standards; and
  • Investigate, develop, evaluate, analyze and test new systems, or modify existing systems to meet flight performance requirements

 

Requirements:

 

Master’s degree in aerospace engineering, or foreign academic equivalent, plus two years of experience in the job offered or in composite, small aircraft design and manufacturing; or a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering, or foreign academic equivalent, plus five years of experience in the job offered or in composite, small aircraft design and manufacturing.

 

TRAVEL: One to four weeks per year for up to two weeks at a time to China to visit a manufacturing facility.  

 

 

Salary:                        $131,968.75/year

 

Hours:                        40/week, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Location:                    23 Rainin Rd., Woburn, MA