Job Title:Aerospace Engineer
Department:National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Agency:Dryden Flight Research Center
Job Announcement Number:DF13D0004
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|$63,945.00 to $118,481.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, October 10, 2012 to Friday, October 12, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Edwards AFB, CAView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|This announcement is open to all qualified U.S. citizens.|
NASA, the world's leader in space and aeronautics is always seeking outstanding scientists, engineers, and other talented professionals to carry forward the great discovery process that its mission demands. Creativity. Ambition. Teamwork. A sense of daring. And a probing mind. That's what it takes to join NASA, one of the best places to work in the Federal Government.
As the Loads Engineer, the work involves researching or studying the flow of fluids about aerospace vehicles and external payloads specifically related to the definition of the external loads acting on the vehicle structure. The work also includes the calculation of inertial loads and the development of ground and flight tests related to the loads discipline. The purpose of the work is to define the loads acting on a structure for use in structural analyses and to improve the methodology for calculating the external loads on aircraft and aircraft components. Duties may also include monitoring contractors engaged in this work.
NOTE: DUE TO A POWER OUTAGE ON AUGUST 31, 2012, NASA STARS WAS UNAVAILABLE FOR APPROXIMATELY FOUR HOURS. UNFORTUNATELY, SOME APPLICANTS LOST AN OPPORTUNITY TO APPLY TO VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: DF12D0027, WHICH CLOSED ON AUGUST 31, 2012. THEREFORE, THIS IS A 3-DAY RE-ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER DF12D0027. APPLICANTS THAT PREVIOUSLY APPLIED TO DF12D0027, WITHOUT COMPLICATIONS, DO NOT NEED TO REAPPLY.
- Any individual selected for this position must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
- Selectee must complete a financial disclosure statement.
- Travel and relocation expenses are not authorized.
- A one-year probationary period may be required
- Applicants must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
- Occasional travel may be required
- Position subject to a pre-employment drug test
- Position subject to pre-employment background investigation