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At Newton, we're always on the lookout for bright, motivated people to join our team.

To accomplish their goals, the world’s leading scientists, research institutions, and aerospace programs require highly specialized products and technology. We develop them.

Our team creates the products and technology that move the world forward. We engineer solutions to complex problems and deliver mission-critical components that advance science, exploration, and humanity. At Newton, we provide full-cycle engineering and product development support — from creating high-precision pointing mechanisms for spacecraft to solving shock isolation challenges for strategic operations; we’re there, every step of the way.

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Read on to learn more about our current career opportunities and apply on our Career Center:

Senior Structural Analysis Engineer

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Are you looking to make a difference as a structural analyst? Are you looking to be a leader, help others, and use your analysis skills to help solve challenging science and technology problems?

We are looking for a Senior Structural Analysis Engineer who is ready to step up their career. We are looking for an Analyst who is continually finding ways to improve the analysis process while also providing guidance and mentoring to younger engineers. We are looking for an engineer that is ready to be more than an individual contributor and help our analysis team, our company, and our customers have more accurate analytical results as effectively as possible.

The Senior Structural Analysis Engineer has experience refining the analysis process and leading a group of analysts. We expect the Sr. Analyst to be well versed in linear, non-linear, static and dynamic analyses. The Senior Structural Analysis Engineer must have ample knowledge of design and analysis metallic structures. We are looking for an engineer with over 9 years of experience performing analyses, writing margins of safety, and providing guidance to design engineers.

Job Description

The Senior Structural Analysis Engineer is a contributing member and leader in our Analysis team and supports internal and external customers.

Activities include:

  • Review, maintain, and improve in-house analysis processes. Ensure our Analysis Process effectively aids in the successful design, analysis, and testing of structural components.
  • Solve engineering challenges based on the constraints and requirements set by our customers.
  • Develop API / Macro applications to improve the quality and analysis time of the structural analysis process.
  • Provide oversight and mentorship for junior engineers.
  • Design / Review machine parts and assemblies.
  • Provide mechanical design / integration support and technical expertise to other engineering functions.
  • Provide stress analysis support and technical expertise to other engineering functions using hand calculations, FEMAP, NASTRAN, and other software needed.
  • Organize, supervise, and ensure the quality of stress reports and formal compliance documents to fulfill the verification requirements.
  • Integrate the overall structural analysis approach for the system with the project’s lead engineer, in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Participate in engineering technical reviews and design / product configuration decisions as a subject matter expert.
  • Provide test support including writing test plans, procedures, and reports, derivation of loads, force / acceleration limiting, correlation, and logistics.

Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of structural analysis including static and dynamic analyses.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or related field.
  • Demonstrated progression in technical analysis responsibilities.
  • 10+ years of experience developing finite element models and analyzing mechanical and/or electro-mechanical systems.
  • Demonstrated experience using PATRAN, FEMAP, and/or NASTRAN for a minimum of 5 years/7000 hours.
  • Must have experience within NASA, the aerospace industry, or related discipline.
  • Must have experience performing and correlating tests such as static pull tests, random vibration, sine vibration, modal, etc.
  • Must have experience with metallic structures and bolted joints. Experience with composites and bonded joints is highly desired.
  • Experience with non-linear analyses is highly desired.
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Mid-Level Structural Analysis Engineer

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Are you looking to make a difference as a structural analyst? We are looking for a Structural Analysis Engineer who wants to be one of our leaders in this mission. We are looking for a Structural Analyst who is continually finding ways to improve the analysis process while also providing guidance and mentoring to younger engineers.

The Analyst has experience refining the analysis process. We expect the Analyst to have experience with linear, non-linear, static and dynamic analyses. The Analyst must have knowledge of design and analysis of composite materials as well as metallic structures. The Analyst must have over 5 years of experience identifying failure modes and computing margins of safety against these failure modes.

Job Description

The Structural Analysis Engineer provides technical direction to junior engineers.

Activities include:

  • One stop shop for concept, design, and analysis.
  • Design / Review parts and assemblies using SolidWorks and/or Creo.
  • Provide mechanical design / integration support and technical expertise to other engineering functions.
  • Provide stress analysis support and technical expertise to other engineering functions.
  • Organize, supervise, and ensure the quality of stress reports and formal compliance documents to fulfill the verification requirements.
  • Integrate the overall structural analysis approach for the system with the project’s lead engineer, in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of structural analysis including static and dynamic analysis.
  • Participate in engineering technical reviews and design / product configuration decisions as a subject matter expert.
  • Continuously improving technical knowledge based on new developments in structural analysis methodologies and software.
  • Act as a mentor for less experienced design and stress engineers on the team.

Qualifications

  • Degreed professional in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering.
  • Demonstrated progression in technical analysis responsibilities.
  • 5-8 years of experience developing finite element models and analyzing mechanical and/or electro-mechanical systems.
  • Demonstrated experience using PATRAN, FEMAP, and/or NASTRAN.
  • Must have experience within NASA or the aerospace industry.
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST

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Are you looking to be a part of a team that advances science and technology? We are looking to grow our team with an Administrative Specialist who has strong verbal communication skills and a demonstrated ability to recognize, recommend and implement process improvements.

We are looking for someone who is a self-starter, friendly, and is persistent with follow up and follow through to make sure work is properly completed. If you are a well-rounded administrative professional who is very responsive, and enjoys problem solving and troubleshooting individually, and as part of a team, let’s talk. We promise a fast-moving environment where every day presents a learning opportunity while working on unique projects.

Job Description

The Administrative Specialist will work with our Project Management and Administrative teams to provide support for several advanced and day-to-day Newton administrative processes related to Procurement, Quality Management, and business operations. This position will primarily support Newton’s Procurement/Quality Manager. Activities include:

Procurement:

  • Processing order requests.
  • Placing orders.
  • Creating purchase orders.
  • Confirming status of in-progress orders and communicating with vendors.
  • Managing logistics of delivery of items ordered (example: confirming delivery date with freight company and arranging delivery window).
  • Managing payments to vendors (credit card, check, and wire transfer).
  • Reconciling purchases/payments to statements.
  • Managing entry of new vendors into the procurement system.
  • This position requires ~50% of time dedicated to performing procurement related activities.

Quality Management:

  • General document management, both electronic and physical copies.
  • Participate in Monthly and Quarterly QMS meetings: preparing meeting slide templates, recording actions in task management software and gathering various reports for QMS manager prior to meetings.
  • Complete vendor evaluations in QMS software.
  • Updating vendor information and certifications in QMS Software.
  • Basic research on vendors to obtain contact and other pertinent information.
  • Upload various meetings and project documents into QMS software platform.
  • Assist as needed with Quality audits.
  • This position requires ~25% of time dedicated to performing QMS Related Activities.

Administrative:

  • This position requires ~25% of time dedicated to providing administrative support within the office to Newton’s executive management staff.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in business administration, computer science, accounting or related field preferred. A combination of experience and education may be considered.
  • A minimum of (2) years of related work experience.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record.
  • Must demonstrate a high level of proficiency using MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Task management software experience is a plus (Asana, Wrike or similar project tracking software).
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