Company Name:
PDS Tech Inc
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Huntsville, Alabama
United States
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Job Title:
Stress Engineer (JC87269660)

Stress Engineer (JC87269660)

PDS Tech is seeking Stress Engineers for openings in the St. Louis, MO area and other locations across the US.

An active Secret Clearance is required. Flexible and part-time schedules will be considered.

+ The Stress (Analysis) Engineer will develop, analyze, design and establish test procedures for aero-structure products and airframe structure for a variety of internal and external customers

+ Design and analyze details of mechanically fastened and bonded joints for both composite and metallic airframe structures.

+ Support the design and development of 3D CATIA datasets and/or 2D drawings

+ Integrate technical, cost, value, and safety considerations into the product definition to comply with customer, regulatory and company requirements and document results in drawings, datasets, reports specifications and supporting data

+ Interface with other members of project or program team, management and manufacturing staff to develop producible products that reduce process times, rework, and scrap

+ Interface with customers and suppliers to achieve cost effective, technically sound and functionally superior product.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program.

+ 8+ years metals and/or composite analysis experience in an aero-structure design/manufacturing environment.

+ Strong computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Experience with CATIA V4/V5 a plus.

+ Experience with FEM (Finite Element Method) packages which includes Nastran / Patran and /or other packages such as ANSYS.

+ Experience with hand calculations and template use/applications

+ Willingness to travel in support of the development effort

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Composites and Metallic experience

+ Patran or Nastran

+ Previous Large Aircraft or Fighter Jet experience is a plus.


+ An active Secret Clearance is required.

+ Must be a US citizen able to hold secret level security clearance.

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program.

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination.

PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests.

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

+ Health insurance

+ Paid holidays

+ Weekly payroll

+ Immediate 401(k) eligibility

+ Completion Bonuses

+ Training

+ Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, check out

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