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Job Description

Job Number
SAT-10-22
Job Title
Structural Engineer
Department
SAT : Engineering
Location
Kilgore, Texas
Description
Job Summary
The Structural Engineer will perform structural analysis of foundations, shelters, antennas and components to ensure the strength and stiffness requirements are met while complying with applicable codes and regulations. He will also assist engineers in the design of structures and other components to ensure codes, regulations and best practices are followed.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities of the Job
Under general supervision:
•   Perform structural analysis of antenna and feed structures, foundations and civil works to ensure all applicable requirements and regulations are met. (50%)
•   Assist engineers in material selection and design of structures and other components as required. (20%)
•   Review changes in structural codes and recommend changes to designs and products to conform to these codes.   (20%)
•   Conduct reviews of statements of work and other requirements to recommend design actions to meet them.      (10%)

The Structural Engineer is responsible for performing structural analysis of foundations, shelters, antennas and components to ensure the strength and stiffness requirements are met while complying with applicable codes and regulations. The results of these analysis will be used to determine the viability and cost of the projects.
Requirements
Minimally Required Skills (including types of tools, equipment and materials used in the job):
•   Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
•   Proficient in performing structural analysis with and without the use of specialized software.
•   Proficient in the use of ANSYS structural analysis software.
•   Knowledge of Structural Engineering codes in the United States and the ability to become familiar with international and foreign codes as required by different projects.


Minimum job requirements (including degrees, licenses and/or certifications):
•   Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural or Mechanical engineering from an accredited college or university.


Preferred job requirements:
•   Professional Engineering License
•   Proficiency in structural analysis of carbon fiber components.
•   Knowledge of thermal analysis of mechanical components.

Internal and External Contacts

This position interacts with mechanical and electrical engineers, as well as sales engineers and management personnel.

Travel

Travel is not required for this position,

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