Mechanical Engineer 2 in Centennial, CO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/30/2018

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Job Description

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer II

Job Description:

  • Researches, designs and develops instruments, automation controls, engines, machines, mechanisms, hydraulics, heat transfer, cryogenic and ordnance components and systems that are used in the transmission, measurement and use of energy.
  • Application of mechanical engineering principles to the planning, design, development and testing of mechanical systems.
  • Strength Engineers to conduct strength analysis for structural design for the launch vehicle upper stage.
  • The strength analysis will include finite element analysis and hand calculations of components, small assemblies, and large assemblies.
  • Finite element analysis will use NASTRAN/FEMAP.


  • Need candidates with 5 years of experience.
  • Familiarity with non-linear analysis and material plasticity using NASTRAN and ABAQUS. Knowledge of super-elements will aid in efficient non-linear analysis.
  • Must have 3+ yrs experience with Nastran/Femap.
  • Prefer aerospace industry background.
  • There is a possibility for extension or conversion to support test and other internal programs, however neither is guaranteed.
  • Bachelors required.

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