ENG-Core Structures - HCF Validation Group Internship
Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US
Job Number: 11291
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01372053 Date posted 11/22/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
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This is a high cycle fatigue structures Engineer position in Pratt & Whitney Core Structures - HCF group, supporting the development of world class jet engine systems. The HCF group provides structures analytical support for commercial or military programs, with responsibility for the durability and structural integrity of gas-turbine components.
â€¢Provide analytical support for preliminary & detailed design through all phases, including development, validation, certification, manufacturing and operational service.
â€¢Validation testing (engine and rig) and data correlation with analytical models.
â€¢Support root-cause investigations for operational engines. Identify corrective actions.
â€¢Perform FEA and classical method analyses for strength, stress/deflection, vibration, fatigue life, crack growth, containment, kinematic and optimization analyses.
â€¢Identify design solutions, with multi-discipline teams, that balance customer requirements for durability, performance, cost and weight.
â€¢Advance technology and improve engineering processes. Document and present results and recommendations to company leadership and external customers.
Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?
- You're in an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering degree program.
- Fields of study: Engineering
- You will have at least 30 credits prior to starting your internship
- You have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?
- Exceptional interpersonal skills and consistent record of collaboration, flexibility, innovation and initiative
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Job Number: 01372053
Community / Marketing Title: ENG-Core Structures - HCF Validation Group Internship
Location_formattedLocationLong: East Hartford, Connecticut US