Structural Analyst (NASTRAN/FEMAP)

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Posting title
Structural Analyst (NASTRAN/FEMAP)

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Estimated duration of 18 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Mechanical Engineer IV

Job Description:
Mechanical Engineer (Structural Analyst) IV

• Reviews designs and plans for erection of structures requiring stress analysis. Evaluate functions design structures to meet estimated load requirements, computing size, shape, strength, and type of structural members, or performs structural analysis of plans and structures prepared by other engineers.
• Analyzes specifications and performance requirements to ensure that designs meet specifications.
• Analyzes engineering proposals, requirements, and related technical data pertaining to design.
• Determines feasibility of designing new structures or modifying existing structures considering costs, available space, time limitations, and other technical and economic factors.
• Provides technical information concerning erection techniques, materials, properties, and advantages and limitations that affect long-range engineering planning.
• Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified structures.
• Studies engineering and technical publications to keep abreast of technological changes and developments in industry.
• May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment.
• May inspect existing projects and recommend repair and replacement of defective members or rebuilding of entire structure.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Minimum of Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering or similar degree with 9 years of related experience; Masters in Mechanical Engineering or similar degree with 7 years of related experience.
• Expertise with Structural Analysis for static, dynamic, and multi-body dynamics for large, movable steel structures
• Expertise conducting Finite Element analyses with NASTRAN/FEMAP
• Familiarity with solid modeling tools such as SolidWorks
• Must be self-motivated, efficient, and effective in task execution
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder

Desired Skills:
• Structural and dynamics modeling and analyses
• Provide structural inputs to interface documents and drawings
• Provide inputs to structural requirements
• Must have a proactive attitude to reach out to team members to resolve questions and identified issues

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