Applied Physical Sciences (APS) is looking for a highly motivated mid-level engineer with either a Bachelors or Master’s degree in mechanical, civil, or aerospace engineering and 3+ years of experience among the fields of structural mechanics, stress analysis, structural design, material modeling, or shock analysis and testing. Experience supporting research, development, engineering and design efforts, focused on DoD and DoE systems are of particular interest. Candidates should be self-motivated with a strong background in analytical and numerical modeling. Expertise in dynamic events with a focus on material responses under these dynamic conditions is sought.
Successful mid-level candidates should have experience in multiple of the following areas:
• Finite element analysis codes (ABAQUS, NASTRAN, ANSYS, LS-DYNA)
o Explicit and implicit solution methods
o Linear and nonlinear techniques
• A background in material constitutive, equations of state and failure models is beneficial
• Metallic, composite and polymer structures design and analysis
APS works on exciting, challenging technologies that will expose candidates to a wide variety of multidisciplinary fields and allow for unique growth opportunities and learning experiences. At APS you will work in a small company-like environment where technical excellence and work ethic is rewarded and an entrepreneurial spirit is encouraged.
APS, a wholly owned subsidiary of the General Dynamics Corporation, offers a small company environment including competitive salary, excellent benefits, and comfortable working conditions. An immediate position is open in the Groton, CT or Arlington, VA office. Candidates must possess or be able to obtain a DoD security clearance.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume and application using the links below, fax them to 860-448-3075, Attn: Janet, or mail to the company address. Please reference the requisition number and title of the position in the subject line of your submission.
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