Structural Engineer – FEA (Hybrid)

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

This position is for a FEA Structural Engineering. The engineering conducts dynamic and static Finite Element Analysis (FEA) analyses in support of new product development optimization and certification efforts.

Primary Responsibilities:

Analyzes damage tolerance, durability, design allowables and structural modeling

Designs, develops and tests metallic or non-metallic structures or materials and their related fabrication processes for use in engineering designs and analysis tools

Supplies stress and structural analysis results of new product development design configurations to the design and certification groups based on the provided geometry model

Performs structural static testing of component and subsystems to support validation of dynamic FEA models

Analyzes design configurations, interprets analysis results, and reports results to key stakeholders

Develop, design, plans, and implements, processes, procedures, work instructions, etc. utilizing standard engineering or technology principles to complete assignments

Provides technical feedback and consultation to other organizations involved in design activities

Participates in technology transfer initiatives with R&D and Product Engineering as a structural analysis

Interprets analysis results and converts them to design change suggestions

Correlates product-level analysis and testing results

Investigates opportunities to limit required testing and reduce certification costs with FEA criticality assessments

Provides weight reduction suggestions based on FEA results

Performs other related duties as required

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s or Masters degree

In absence of a degree, 4 years of relevant experience is required

Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Bachelor’s degree (typically in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM))

Preferred Qualifications:

Working knowledge of Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) software including Hypermesh/SimXpert, LS-DYNA/Nastran/Marc, Hyperview/LS-PREPOST.

Preferred working knowledge with anthropomorphic dummy (ATD) injury simulation

Preferred working knowledge of Impact related analysis using LS-DYNA

Raytheon Technologies 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 or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.


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Structural Engineer – FEA (Hybrid)