Textron Structural Dynamics Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

Structural Dynamics Engineer


Structural Dynamics Engineer

Bell Helicopter is seeking an Structural Dynamics Engineer for analytical design support of the company’s Future Vertical Lift programs. This position is based at Bell Helicopter’s headquarters facility in Ft. Worth, TX.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Conduct analysis in airframe vibration, passive vibration control and reduction, and dynamic compatibility of air vehicle components and subsystems.

  • Finite element analyses of components and complete airframe assemblies.

  • Analytical support of engineering investigations

  • Resolution of dynamics problems.


Education Requirements:

-Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering – or similar discipline – is required.

-Masters Degree is preferred.

Position Requirements:

  • 8 years of experience conducting dynamic analysis of aircraft structures – preferably for advanced rotorcraft – is preferred.

  • Proficiency with NASTRAN/PATRAN Pre- and Post-Processor is required.

  • Strong understanding of Finite Element Modeling theory is required.

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Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Texas-Fort Worth

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 269613