Structural Analysis 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 structural analysis (e.g., materials technology, finite element modeling, static analysis, fatigue analysis, damage tolerance analysis, thermal analysis, vibration analysis, structural testing, etc.) to determine structural adequacy for customer requirements and regulatory compliance; and to collaborate on structural design, manufacturing, and post-delivery of products.


Required Skills:

  • A minimum of 5 years of direct structural analysis experience
  • Demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment
  • Working knowledge of aerospace industry practices and standards
  • Advanced thinking and problem solving ability
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Candidate must be a resident of or willing to relocate to the Wichita, KS area

Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's of Science in in Mechanical, Aerospace, Civil or Structural Engineering from an ABET-accredited university


  • US Citizen - Some programs may require the ability to obtain and maintain DoD clearance.

Valid Through: 2019-11-11