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Aerodynamics Engineer

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Wichita, KS 67202
Job Description

Aerodynamics Engineer



The Aerodynamics Engineer will be responsible for the aerodynamic analysis and development of new and derivative aircraftthe Company product line using analytic data, wind tunnel data, and flight test data\.


I\.The variety of tasks within the Aerodynamics organization can include aerodynamic design and analysis of aircraft loads, performance, and handling qualities\.

II\.Will involve the development of design, analysis, and simulation models and tools using a variety of in house programs as well as FORTRAN, MATLAB, C and MATHCAD codes on LINUX workstations and PCs\.

III\.Contribute to the development and certification of significant engineering projects\.

IV\.Participate in the entire development process, from early advanced design efforts to final certification activity\.

V\.Collaborate with other engineering disciplines such as Advanced Design, Mass Properties, Flight Controls, Propulsion, Mechanical Systems, Engineering Flight Test, Stress, and Fatigue\.

VI\.Apply knowledge of 14 CFR Part 23 and Part 25 regulations to insure all critical design and certification analyses have been performed\.

VII\.Document results in memos and certification reports for transmittal to internal customers and global certification authorities\.



  • Bachelor’s degree required in:
  • Aerospace Engineering


+ Professional and diplomatic demeanor

+ Strong sense of accountability and integrity

+ Time management skills to support multiple concurrent projects

+ Demonstrated ability to work well on small teams

+ Experience in the configuration development of new and derivative aircraft with relevant experience in aerodynamic analysis, which includes, but is not limited to, computational fluid dynamics, the collection and reduction of wind tunnel data, the development of theoretical aerodynamic models, utilizing simulation tools to perform trajectory analysis, calculating aircraft performance, or determining aircraft handling characteristics\.

+ Fluency with programming in a structured language as well as MATLAB and/or MATHCAD experience is highly desirable\.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills\.

+ Must be able to manage projects of various size and scope\.

+ Must be proficient in MS Office

+ US Citizen or Permanent Resident

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law\.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant\. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is \(a\) in response to a formal complaint or charge, \(b\) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or \(c\) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information\.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US\-Kansas\-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full\-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 270793

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