Textron Flight Technology/Rotor Dynamics Engineer in Arlington, Texas

Flight Technology/Rotor Dynamics Engineer


Flight Technology/Rotor Dynamics Engineer

The Flight Technology/Rotor Dynamics Engineer supports Bell Helicopter’s flight test activities. This position is located at Bell Helicopter’s Flight Research Center in Arlington, TX.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Support of Rotor Dynamics flight test activities including:

  • Real-time monitoring of telemetry data during flight testing

  • Post-flight data analysis

  • Responsibilities may include off-site testing in the U.S. and Canada

  • Evaluation of developmental flight configurations to identify impacts on design

  • Perform analyses of developmental and official certification data

  • Support certification reports and flight manual development

  • Support modification of the aircraft external components to meet performance objectives

  • Support manufacturing by analyzing deviations from design to minimize scrap rates

  • Perform miscellaneous analyses as part of the Flight Technology Integrated Product Team


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required. Major in Aeronautical or Aerospace Engineering is preferred. Specific education focuses in Dynamics / Rotor Dynamics preferred.

  • Other closely related Engineering major may be considered with applicable experience.

  • Master’s Degree is preferred.

Position Requirements:

  • Relevant experience in Dynamics / Rotor Dynamics design, analysis, and/or tests is required.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills are required.

  • Solid communication skills are required. Must have a customer-centric approach and a focus on concisely written communication across all levels

EEO Statement

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Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Texas-Arlington

Recruiting Company Bell

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 262112