Engineer - Core Structures

Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US


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Job Number: 6559

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01270175 Date posted 01/02/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
This is a Structures Analyst position in Pratt & Whitney Engineering supporting the development of world class jet engine systems. Provide structures analytical support for commercial or military programs, with responsibility for the durability and structural integrity of gas-turbine components. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide analytical support for preliminary & detailed design through all phases, including development, validation, certification, manufacturing and operational service.
  • Validation testing (engine and rig) and data correlation with analytical models.
  • Support root-cause investigations for operational engines. Identify corrective actions.
  • Perform FEA and classical method analyses for strength, stress/deflection, vibration, fatigue life, crack growth, containment, kinematic and optimization analyses.
  • Identify design solutions, with multi-discipline teams, that balance customer requirements for durability, performance, cost and weight.
  • Advance technology and improve engineering processes. Document and present results and recommendations to company leadership and external customers.

    Good problem solving skills and enthusiasm to learn. Coursework or experience with the following is a plus: Structural Analysis, Vibration, FEA for stress/deflection, fatigue, fracture mechanics or kinematics.

    Education Certification
    MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering (or equivalent), to be acquired within the 2018-9 calendar year. 3.0 Minimum GPA Required.

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  • Job Number: 01270175

    Community / Marketing Title: Engineer - Core Structures

    Location_formattedLocationLong: East Hartford, Connecticut US