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Aerospace Engineers design and coordinate the building of aircraft and spacecraft such as commercial and military airplanes, helicopters, rockets and spaceships. A typical resume sample for Aerospace Engineer mentions duties like conducting research, designing aircraft and computer systems, organizing test flights, and writing test reports. Those interested in an Aerospace Engineer position should showcase in their resumes aeronautical engineering knowledge, problem solving orientation, creativity, teamwork, and time management. Eligible resume samples make display of at least a Bachelor's Degree in aerospace engineering.

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Senior Aerospace Engineer

Performed stress, dynamic, thermal and fatigue analysis for aircraft fuel components and electronic packages. MRB, CCB experienced. Provided preliminary design/critical design detail and finite element analysis using SDRC design and analysis software. Instrumental in vibrational and thermal environmental test setup and data retrieval performed on electronic packages. Worked as Systems Engineer and wrote the mechanical diagnostics specifications for UH-60A Blackhawk helicopter.

  • Wrote $1 million capital acquisition request for SDRC software package purchase.
  • Designed and analyzed mechanical package for remote data concentrator for on time delivery after starting 30 days behind schedule.
  • Led installation design and certification efforts for CH-53E (largest helicopter in the free world) HUMS system consisting of over 3000 parts.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MS
Mechanical Engineering
Large Structures
2

Aerospace Engineer

Created an encounter generator in Matlab using the MITRE airspace model for rapid batch testing of an autonomous collision avoidance system designed for UAS and integrated the generator with existing simulation software.

  • Tested and improved the C++ avoidance logic. The testing and analysis of the logic resulted in virtually eliminating near mid-air collisions in simulation testing.
  • Designed and carried out an extensive simulation based testing and evaluation program to test and improve the avoidance logic.
  • Designed and carried out a flight test plan to validate the avoidance logic.
  • Created analysis tools to process and analyze data from simulation batches. The analysis tools were designed to pinpoint trouble areas in the code and to quantify the performance of the logic.
  • Prepared monthly status reports for the Department of the Navy that detailed the progress of the project and presented the results of the extensive simulation based evaluation.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering
3

Aerospace Engineer

Provided engineering functions to maintain and overhaul aircrafts in the aerospace industry.

  • Modified mechanical components and assemblies for Navy aircrafts.
  • Performed structural and system analysis for modification mechanical parts and assemblies.
  • Investigated damaged components and systems, analyzed failures, and generated corrective actions.
  • Implemented technical directives to contractors and machine shops for overhaul and repair mechanical systems and components.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
4

Aerospace Engineer

Aerospace Engineer for the US Navy's engineering command responsible for aircraft acquisition, management, and research.

  • Provided engineering, logistical, and manufacturing support at command headquarters in Patuxent River and the Vertical Lift Center of Excellence in Cherry Point.
  • Designed aircraft components, investigated engineering failures, supported manufacturing with repair guidance and process improvement, created and evaluated engineering change proposals, and granted certification for flight clearance.
  • Specific manufacturing experience with T400 engine for H-1 helicopters and the GTS power unit for A/V-8B airplanes.
  • Specific budgeting, improvement programming, and life-extension program development for the J85 and J52 engines for F-5 and E/A-6B aircraft, respectively.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering
MS
Business Administration
5

Aerospace Engineer, Aviation Safety Engineer

Program management position for certification and operational safety management of numerous engine models.

  • Evaluated field investigation data and wrote numerous Airworthiness Directives to correct safety problems in the field thus preventing future aircraft accidents
  • Participated in National Transportation Board (NTSB) accident investigations
  • Certified the General Electric CF34-10E engine, for the Embraer ERJ190
  • Awarded for contribution to several national teams as technical expert in international type validation, type certification, delegation management
  • Conducted several manufacturing facility audits
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MA
Mechanical Engineering
6

Aerospace Engineer

Managed technical workload with team of 15 military and civilian aircraft engineers at the A-10 System Program Office, including repair design and logistics.

  • Reduced delinquent responses to field unit Requests for Technical Assistance from 15% (red) to less than 5% (green).
  • Performed risk management analysis utilizing a matrix of damage severity and probability of occurrence.
  • Engaged in supply chain management for optimization of the aircraft lifecycle, identified areas for process improvements and implemented necessary changes.
  • Provided oversight of manufacturing processes of contractors selected to manufacture aircraft parts, paint and maintain aircraft, to ensure compliance.
  • Initiated engineering orders (EOs) to maintain configuration baseline of technical data/drawings.
  • Acted as lead liaison/depot engineer supporting all Pacific Air Force (PACAF) operations.
  • Coordinated with cross-functional team on software development project for tracking aircraft maintenance and product lifecycle management.
  • Co-authored a paper on risk management and lifecycle costs and presented at an Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) conference with an audience of 200 professionals
  • Managed transition of flight simulator during the Kelly Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) process.
  • Presented the research of Dr. Yvette Weber from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) on nozzle thrust-vectoring at an AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference with an audience of 300 professionals.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Aerospace Engineering
MA
Master of Arts
7

Aerospace Engineer

Developed, designed, tested and certified aircraft systems: ECS, Airframe Anti-Ice, Cabin Pressure Control System

  • Designed and analyzed aircraft fuel, storage and indication systems
  • Installed and tested turbo-jet Rolls-Royce Viper 631-633 series of IAR 99 Swift Trainer and Light Attack and IAR93 Close Air Support aircraft
  • Troubleshot and maintained hydraulic-driven assemblies flight controls and landing gear of IAR93 and IAR99 fighters
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
MA
Aerospace Engines
MA
Mechanical
8

Aerospace Engineer Apprentice

Class coordinator 15 personnel. Designed, negotiated with union and human resources assignment rotation schedule, performance rating system. Perform all phases of manufacturing operations and processes for aircraft components motivated, and evaluated the overall performance of the unit.

  • Saved the unit $25,000 by implementing a new boroscope inspection tool system that was adopted by the higher headquarters.
  • Accomplished all phases of aircraft manufacturing operations and processes for aircraft components.
  • Technical expert in computer numerical programing for manufacturing machining alloy metals and composite materials.
  • Graduated in the top third of class of highly talented individuals selected for this program.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Technology
AS
Manufacturing Engineering
BS
Business Management
9

Aerospace Engineer

  • Performed thermostructural, ballistics and aerodynamic heating analyses, and igniter design for production Solid Rocket Motor (SRM) programs to include TOW-2, FOG-M, Maverick, Patriot, Castor II/IV/IVA, AAWS-M, NASA 70-lb Subscale Test Motor, NASA-TPTA Joint Evaluation Simulator, and the Space Shuttle Redesigned Solid Rocket Motor (RSRM).
  • Wrote proposal technical sections for future SRM development and production programs.
  • Provided post-failure analyses for Castor IVA head-end dome leak and Shuttle Challenger SRM Field Joint.
  • Test Engineer for NASA 70-lb Subscale Test Motor Program to test field joint O-ring failure mechanisms.
  • Produced igniter designs, ballistic pressure traces and aerodynamic heating analysis for solid rocket motors.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering
MS
Industrial & Systems Engineering Degree
10

Senior Mechanical/aerospace Engineer

Successfully implemented thermal analysis activities for the company by selecting software, training and supervising personnel, giving customer presentations and establishing procedures and techniques

  • Performed thermal analysis on various launch programs including Atlas II-AS, X-34 RLV, Kistler RLV, and Alliant GEM-60 by building thermal models using software TAK3, SSPTA, Femap, and TAS, and solving for thermal responses of various components and insulation blankets and/or boots
  • Provided thermal analysis support for all thermal testing related to thermal programs by specifying necessary heating conditions and recommending appropriate instrumentation techniques
  • Performed and directed thermal analysis on Space Shuttle and Space Station EVA hardware
  • Assessed heat loads for Refrigerator/Freezer programs using ANSYS, TAK3, and hand calculations
  • Performed structural analysis with ANSYS and WECAN FEA
  • Performed CFD analysis with FLOTRAN, assessed CFD codes, attended GASP CFD training
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering

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