Applied Aerodynamics Tech Spec III

Date: Mar 31, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Applied Aerodynamics Tech Spec III in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:


-Thorough knowledge of Fluid Mechanics

-Familiar with aircraft design principles
-Proficiency with aerodynamic analysis tools, from low fidelity to Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

-Experience with Multidisciplinary Design Analysis and Optimization (MDAO) methods

-Experience with Computational Fluid Dynamics analyses techniques, structured and unstructured grid techniques

-Experience with aircraft geometry modeling and parameterization

-Proficiency with 3D CAD, including solid modeling and advanced surfacing

-​​​​​​​Experience developing and using surrogate and reduced order models

-Experience using unconstrained/constrained, single/multi objective optimization algorithms

-Experience with setup and execution of optimization frameworks, such as openMDAO/MPhys

-Support trade studies and assess concept feasibility in a multidisciplinary environment

-Experience with object-oriented programming using MATLAB and Python



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required. 13 yrs specific technical discipline or 15 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters and 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Works on engineering projects containing critical problems, the solution of which requires major technological advances and extensive related development

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Responsible for an entire engineering project of major complexity within established scope .
  2. Makes technical decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities .
  3. Applies advanced technical principles, theories and concepts based on broad expertise or unique specialized knowledge .
  4. Leads the development of innovative principles and ideas .
  5. Acts independently to determine improved methods and/or procedures to optimize technical product, cost and schedule requirements .
  6. Works under consultative direction; uses independent judgment to accomplish objectives .
  7. Develops standards and guides for diverse engineering activities .
  8. Conceives and plans investigation of broad areas of importance for which engineering precedents are lacking in areas critical to the program .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. Advanced degree in engineering or related curriculum preferred.
  2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 214846

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 05/10/2024 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream will provide work visa sponsorship for this position, if applicable.


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