Loads and Dynamics Tech Spec I

Date: Feb 10, 2024

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Loads and Dynamics Tech Spec I in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

As a Technical Specialist I in Loads and Dynamics, your responsibilities may include:

• Performing static and dynamic ground/landing gear loads analyses, including formula and landing conditions

• Developing new tools and methods for ground loads analysis

• Generating and analyzing aircraft structural dynamic responses and corresponding load distributions for tuned and continuous gust conditions

• Documenting completed analysis and findings in engineering reports for aircraft certification

• Supporting relevant customer interfaces including Structures, Mechanical Systems, Mass Properties, Flight Dynamics, Flight Test & Certification groups

• Collaborating with internal & external suppliers and customers on technical matters

• Performing aircraft flutter analysis for nominal, parametric, failure and repair scenarios

• Assessing aircraft repairs and modifications for flutter impacts


What you'll bring to the team:

• General knowledge of aircraft loads and dynamics principles and concepts

• General knowledge of 14 CFR Part 25 requirements and certification

• Experience with aircraft ground loads modeling and analysis

• Experience in aircraft structural dynamics modeling and analysis

• Prior experience with MSC Nastran and Patran

• Knowledge of and experience with MATLAB and/or Python for analytical and post test data processing

• Knowledge of and experience with Linux

• Strong verbal and written communication skills


 Additional Desired Skills and Experience:

• Advanced degree in Aerospace or related Engineering

• Experience with fly-by-wire aircraft

• Experience with preparation for and execution of aircraft-level certification ground and flight tests and correlation

• Experience with landing gear drop test correlation

• Experience with software development and version control software

• Knowledge of and experience with engine fan blade out analysis

• Prior experience with aircraft flutter analysis



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. 5 ys in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and services

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects .
  2. Provides specialized technical assistance to team members .
  3. Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems .
  4. Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives .
  5. Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives .
  6. Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area .

Additional Functions:
  1. Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements .
  2. Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product .

Perform other duties as assigned.

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

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 213161

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 03/01/2024 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



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


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