Zodiac Aerospace Senior Stress Engineer in Kirkland, Washington

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Job Opening: Senior Stress Engineer

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Greenpoint delivers nose-to-tail VIP Jet aircraft interiors for private clients and Heads-of-State. We are proud to be known in the aerospace industry for our design and engineering innovation, award-winning company culture, and on-time delivery of our beautiful products. Click the following link to learn more about life at Greenpoint: http://greenpointcareers.com/ at http://greenpointcareers.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/GreenpointCOTA2.jpg


At Greenpoint, we strive to find engineers who can bring their creativity to the table, collaborate with one another, communicate fully and are committed to precision and excellence.


Performs stress analysis of complex interior, system and structural installations. Derives specific installation requirements from FAA and customer requirements; determine critical loads and substantiation path for installations, assemblies, and details.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reviews engineering drawings for structural integrity and compliance with FAA regulations

  • Completes stress analysis documents to show compliance to FAA regulations

  • Identifies data requirements.

  • Works to budgets and project schedules.

  • Utilizes classical hand analysis methods and Finite Element Modeling techniques.

  • Provides guidance and feedback to other Stress Engineers.

  • Helps the stress engineering manager in developing standards and best practices.

  • May perform as functional “Lead” for stress team on specific project(s).

  • Maintains regular attendance including being at work, being on time to work and working full shifts.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Summary of Education, Experience & Certification

Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in engineering, or equivalent, minimum 10years experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Employees working on programs subject to International Traffic in Arms Regulations must qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, a Permanent Resident who does not work for a foreign company/foreign government/foreign governmental agency or organization, or a political asylee for legal compliance purposes.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to work well independently and cross-functionally as part of an established and growing team.

  • Strong communication, time-management, and problem-solving skills.

  • Demonstrated experience with MS Outlook, MS Office (Word, Excel, Access).

  • NASTRAN modeling and FEMAP experience desired.

  • Computer Aided Drafting/Design (CAD) skills preferred.

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and reports.

  • Ability to write technical reports and correspondence.

  • Aviation background and aircraft interior industry experience desired.

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time, use hands to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and have close/color vision ability to adjust focus.

  • Ability to travel as required.

  • Ability to work outside of core business hours as required.

It is the policy of Greenpoint to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital or military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, genetic information, or any other status or characteristics protected under federal, state or local law. If you need reasonable accommodation in completing the application, attending and/or participating in an interview or in taking any test required for employment, please contact us at jobs@greenpnt.com or 425-828-2777.