Structural Analysis Engineer 1, St Louis

View Job Requisition - Structural Analysis Engineer 1, St LouisRequisition Number: 11-1018310Job Status: Activated - Posting Type: Posted Internally and Externally. - Posting Status: AvailableLocation Saint Louis, MO Virtual Office/Telecommute?(Things you should know about Virtual Office) Virtual Work Not Available Shift First Business Unit Defense, Space&Security Division Boeing Military Aircraft Program Operating Executive Occupation Title Mechanical & Structural Engr Skills Management Title Structural Analysis Job Classification 6G5DP1 Job Type Non-Management Experience Level Entry Exemption Status Exempt Union No Security Clearance Required?(Security Clearance definitions) Ability to Obtain Interim and/or Final Clearances (Post Start) - US Citizenship Required Work Eligibility Required? Yes US Person Status Required? Yes Export Control Required? Yes Relocation Money Available?(Things you should know about relocation benefits) Yes Date Posted 09/13/2011 Closing Date(Things you should know about closing dates) 11/14/2011 Position Description Performs limited structural analysis using well defined analysis tools to validate and verify systems and components meet requirements and specifications. Participates in various test activities substantiate for customers and regulatory agencies that requirements are satisfied. Works under close supervision.Competencies General[ + ] CommunicationMakes an effort to clarify purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Tries to keep the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. With guidance from others frames messages in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; tries to use terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Occasionally seeks input from audience; checks understanding; tries to present message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; at times requires guidance from others on how to respond.[ + ] Decision MakingGenerally recognizes routine issues, problems, or opportunities in own work area and determines whether action is needed; generally identifies the need for and collects information to better understand issues, problems, and opportunities; tries to integrate information from different sources; detects trends, associations, and cause-effect relationships; generally creates relevant options for addressing problems/opportunities and achieving desired outcomes; develops an understanding of decision criteria; evaluates options by considering implications and consequences; chooses an effective option; generally implements decisions or initiates action within a reasonable time; gains experience in including fellow work group members in the decision-making process as warranted to obtain good information, makes appropriate decisions, and ensures buy-in and understanding of the resulting decisions.Technical[ + ] Aircraft StructureBasic knowledge of aircraft structure, materials strengths and properties, design criteria, loading conditions, and processes (e.g. non destructive testing, corrosion prevention)[ + ] Analytical SkillsSkill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.[ + ] Mathematical ReasoningBasic ability to determine, apply, and perform necessary arithmetic operations in order to solve practical math problems.Basic Qualifications For Consideration Do you meet the criteria described in the \"Typical Education and/or Experience\" section for this requisition?Typical Education/Experience Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. Other Job related information The Mechanical Structural Engineering function in St Louis is looking for entry level engineers with an interest and aptitude in structural analysis. Successful candidates will have a solid academic background in strength of materials, statics, structural analysis, and finite element methods. This is a general requisition that supports multiple staffing requirements for weapons and aircraft programs at the site. Related internships and work experiences are also considered a plus. ABET accredited degrees in Mechanical, Aeronautical/Aerospace/Astronautical, or Civil engineering are preferred. Students with planned graduations prior to 8/31/2012 will be considered for employment. Please include your GPA on your resume for consideration if applying externally to Boeing. *** Please note that depending on the specific position, you may be required to pass additional medical tests, credit checks, and/or other requirements. These additional items are required for the Company to comply with various laws and regulatory rules.***Every job requisition has specific and unique requirements listed under \'Description\', \'Competencies\', and \'Education\'. Applicants will increase their opportunities for consideration by demonstrating compatibility with these requirements in their resumes.The job specifications - including competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics), job-relevant work experience, education, and other requirements described in this requisition - will be the basis for applicant screening, including resume reviews, structured interviews and any other assessments used to support the hiring decision. All candidates considered for this position may be required to participate in a structured interview. The structured interview is a standardized method of evaluating candidates\' job-related competencies to support an objective selection and promotion process.