Aerodynamicist Aurora Flight Sciences
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Be Part of The Next Generation of Flight
Aurora Flight Sciences is a leader in unmanned aerial systems, with a fleet of innovative aircraft designed to empower small tactical units, and safeguard our borders. Aurora provides the capabilities and process controls of a large company with the "can do" attitude of a small company.
If you feel you are qualified, apply for this position, it could change your future.
Job Qualifications (basic job description):
Provide aerodynamic design, analysis, and testing support for assigned programs. Primary product lines for design activities will be manned and unmanned aerial vehicles, optionally piloted vehicles, and modification of existing aircraft (fixed, VTOL, and rotary wing). Requires a strong ability to communicate and write in English and a broad knowledge of aeronautical sciences.
Develop aircraft aerodynamic design requirements.
Perform aerodynamic design and analysis of aircraft to meet the performance goals.
Perform aerodynamic design and analysis of propellers, fans, and heat exchanger installations.
Analyze integrated propulsion system performance.
Develop aircraft lofts.
Determine vehicle force and moment coefficients.
Establish flight envelope and develop V-n diagrams.
Support, plan and/or execute flight, wind tunnel, and ground testing.
Perform data reduction from test events.
Define instrumentation requirements, facility selection, and model requirements.
Create and modify aerodynamic database for flight control design and simulation work.
Evaluate mission profiles.
Minimum Requirements (education and experience):
BS in Aeronautics or Aerospace Engineering (preferably MS) with more than 3 years experience.
Proficient at performing CFD analysis (preferably STAR-CCM+), Using MATLAB, and Microsoft Office.
Working knowledge of XFOIL, MSES, XROTOR, iSIGHT, CASD software (preferably CATIA), and Labview.
Proficient at developing aircraft performance parameters.
MUST be a US Citizen and must be able to obtain a SECRET level security clearance.
||9950 Wakeman Drive |
Manassas, VA 20110
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