Lockheed Martin Mechanical Engineer in Littleton, Colorado

The Structural Dynamics Engineer / Analyst will be responsible for: Performing preliminary and detailed structural dynamics analysis, dynamics design support, mechanical environments derivation, and dynamic test design and execution for aerospace vehicle systems, structures, components, and payloads using standardized processes and tools under supervision of senior dynamics engineers. Providing structural dynamics engineering reports, technical memos, and data packages to support management, customer, and peer reviews. Presenting structural dynamics analysis results to management, customer, and external customer consultants. Developing dynamic test inputs, instrumentation/data acquisition requirements, working with senior dynamics engineers and testing organizations to execute dynamic tests, and interpreting/correlating dynamic test data with structural dynamics models and simulations.

Basic Qualifications Bachelor's or Master's degree in a Mechanical Engineering/Structural Mechanics program or equivalent from an accredited college/university. A Master's degree is strongly preferred for this position. Advanced Static/Structural Dynamics analysis capability using NASTRAN and finite element modeling using NX or equivalent is required. Proficient in programming and use of MATLAB for analysis and data manipulation. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

Desired skills Ability to work in a collaborative and highly integrated team environment. Ability and desire to work independently with minimum supervision and assume ownership of tasks and drive to closure quickly and efficiently. Willingness to join the dynamics team, take direction, work with and learn from senior dynamics Subject Matter Experts and leadership. Demonstrated communication and organizational skills.

Basic familiarity with modern substructure modeling and assembly technology and component mode synthesis methods such as Craig-Bampton substructuring. Familiarity with composite and metallic structures and associated structural analysis. Familiarity with vibration, acoustic, modal, and shock testing of aerospace vehicles and components. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications. Basic understanding of requirements identification, derivation, development, integration, verification, and validation.

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Job Location(s): Littleton Colorado