Textron Propulsion Systems Integration Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas
Propulsion Systems Integration Engineer
We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and to design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.
Propulsion Systems Integration Engineering Specialist:
The Bell V-280 Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) Program has an opportunity available for a Propulsion Systems Integration Analyst. The Propulsion Systems Integration Analyst will have the opportunity to experience the full lifecycle of the air vehicle and develop solutions for propulsion systems, such as: gas turbine engines, inlets, exhausts, heat exchangers and fire protection systems.
- Installed engine performance analysis using 1-D thermodynamic cycle models supplied by engine companies
1-D and 3-D analysis of aircraft bays using computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and conjugate heat transfer (CHT) tools
Coordination with other teams to integrate propulsion system performance into air vehicle performance
Balancing engine inlet and exhaust performance across multiple flight conditions
Working closely with other teams, participating in design trade studies for air vehicle level optimization
Supporting component-level and subsystem-level requirement validation through analysis and test
Support of propulsion system activities throughout flight test
- Bachelor of Science or Engineering Degree is required. Major in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering is preferred.
- At least 2 years of relevant experience is preferred. All levels of experience will be considered
Ability to communicate efficiently and effectively to coordinate and lead activities, prioritize tasks, and report status
Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with customers, suppliers, as well as horizontal integrations across the other teams
Ability to work effectively within a team utilizing good interpersonal and organization skills
A self-starter with excellent written, oral, and PC skills.
Preferred Skills and Capabilities:
Experience with the product development phase
Ability to obtain Secret Security Clearance
Experience with engine inlet and exhaust designs and support analysis
Familiarity with the modification and usage of NPSS models, or equivalent
Familiarity with CFD and CHT tools for the analysis of inlets and exhaust systems
Familiarity with complex calculations, large dataset processing, and modeling using Microsoft Excel
Textron Relocation Assistance policy is in effect / applies for this position for candidates who qualify
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Primary Location US-Texas-Fort Worth
Recruiting Company Bell Textron Inc.
Job Level Individual Contributor
Shift First Shift
Req ID: 289828
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