Senior Principal Engineer in Clearfield, UT at Volt

Date Posted: 3/19/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Sr. Principal Composites Analysis and Test Engineer Materials to join our client’s team in Clearfield, UT.

An Active US Government Security Clearance is required.

Role description & Responsibilities:

  • Highly motivated analysis engineer with composite structures experience for military and/or commercial aircraft.
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to static and dynamic analysis of composite structures, bonded and bolted assemblies
  • The candidate also have experience with composite material mechanical characterization and dynamic testing (modal, forced vibe acoustic etc.) of coupon and subelements.
  • Ability to define and lead characterization and test activities, including: authoring test plans and test reports, data reduction and calculation of material allowables.

Experience Requirements:

  • BS in Civil, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering or related with a minimum of 8 years related experience in analysis engineering function
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience with Nastran or ABAQUS
  • Static, dynamic and thermostructural analysis experience
  • Test lab experience, including instrumentation and data reduction
  • Knowledge of composite materials and manufacturing processes

Experience Preferred:

  • Previous experience in aerospace manufacturing facility
  • Proficiency with NX, Catia V5, Fibersim, Altair Hyperworks/Optistruct, and Hypersizer are also desirable
  • Definition of layups and ply patterns with Fibersim to generate finite element models
  • Constitutive Model Development and implementation


  • BS degree in Civil, Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering, or related

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.