Engineering Fellow–Airframe Design

The Photonics Group

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We are seeking a Senior Fellow with strong working knowledge and high documented experience in air vehicle and airframe development.


*  Support the development of systems requirements, leading design efforts, and supporting all phases of programs including proposal, development, test, and production.

*  Lead the airframe development strategy.

*  Shape the road maps for new technologies in materials, the design process, test architecture and manufacturing techniques for design elements of airframes.

*  Influence air vehicle system architecture in pre-proposal and proposal phases

*  Lead development and design activities of missile and air vehicle airframe structures

*  Guide the development of the engineering personnel in airframe development

*  Guide optimization methods to reduce design cycle time and development costs for air vehicle development

*  The candidate will be expected to effectively present their work in program and business unit reviews and to provide expert counseling and mentoring.

*  Work with the customer and engineering leadership to define design requirements to validate and to verify that hardware being designed is compliant with requirements.


*  12 years’ applicable experience focused on design, analysis, fabrication, integration and testing of advanced airframes

*  MS degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering 20+years of applicable experience in airframe development

*  Experience designing and system integration of components into a flight vehicle

*  Experience demonstrating the ability to lead multidisciplinary team

*  Experience demonstrating the ability to integrate complex environments to achieve the airframe optimal system performance

U.S. Citizenship is required

The Photonics Group
Call us at 919 479 1941