Sr. Principal Structural Analysis Engineers

3+ months agoPhoenix, AZ


Kforce has a client in search of a few Senior Principal Structural Analysis Mechanical Engineers in the state of Arizona. We are looking for candidates nationwide willing to relocate to the state of Arizona. Once again, the position in in Arizona. Excellent relocation and compensation package. We are working directly with the Hiring Authorities.


  • BS in any of the following: General Engineering, Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Systems Engineering, Applied Physics or related field
  • MS or PH.D. degree a big plus
  • 10-15+ years of professional experience in Structural Analysis
  • Experience with Structural Finite modeling using at least one of these tools; PATRAN, ANSYS or similar software
  • Experience performing hand calculations based on fundamental equations
  • Applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
Desired Experience:
  • Advanced degree in aforementioned disciplines; ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • 10-15+ or more years of experience in the structural analysis of complex systems that require collaboration of multiple engineering disciplines (such as a weapon system)
  • Experience with solid modeling CAD tool such as ProE, CREO or equivalent
  • Earned Value Management System knowledge (EVMS)
  • Excellent communication skills; Both verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-starter
  • Demonstrated experience in structural testing: planning, organization, execution, data reduction and correlation
  • Proficiency with engineering workstations running Windows and Office suite
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills working in a team environment with positive interaction
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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