6AEE Structural Design Engineer 3 in Wichita, KS

Spirit Aerosystems   •  

Wichita, KS 67278

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago


Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.


Apply knowledge of engineering and physical science principles, materials, and tools in a collaborative environment to develop, integrate, document and evaluate flight vehicle structure designs for performance, functional adequacy, cost effectiveness, manufacturability, and compliance with customer and regulatory requirements. Areas of expertise may include primary and secondary structure design, payloads design, weights, and lofting.


Required Skills:

  • 5 - 8 years experience in structural design
  • Demonstrated success with structural design tools
  • Previous Leadership/Mentorship responsibilities
  • Proven time management capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to navigate cross functional teams
  • Advanced MS Office skills

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering
  • ABET accreditation standard is required

Preferred Experience:

  • Aerospace industry knowledge

Valid Through: 2019-11-11