Senior Mechanical/Aerospace Engineer


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Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc., (AMA) is proud of our customer relationships, our diverse and dynamic work environment, and our employees' career satisfaction. AMA is a small business specializing in aerospace engineering, business analytics, information technology, and visualization solutions. AMA combines the best of engineering and mathematics capabilities with the latest in information technologies and visualization to build creative solutions. Headquartered in Hampton, VA, AMA has operations in Huntsville, AL; Dallas and Houston, TX; Denver, CO; Santa Clara and Mountain View, CA; New Orleans, LA; and Hancock County, MS. We offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits package, including paid personal leave and holidays, salary deferrals into a 401(k) matching plan with immediate vesting, tuition reimbursement, a short/long term disability plan, medical, dental, vision insurance and annual bonuses. Our website describes our corporate values and how they apply to the professional success and growth of our employees.

AMA seeks to hire a senior-level Mechanical/Aerospace Engineer with substantial background in aerospace ground testing, test infrastructure and related instrumentation and diagnostics. Additional background in conducting and supporting aerospace system technology development and/or aerospace test technology development is required. This position will support projects in our growing Huntsville office and surrounding region. The position is for a full-time employee basis.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks including test engineering, facility and test process improvement, and conducting and supporting high speed flight phenomena research and related test technology research. Applicant should have a solid grasp of analytical and experimental techniques to develop testing systems for NASA, DOD and commercial enterprises. Previous experience should include test planning, test facility operations, test article conceptual design, instrumentation and diagnostics selection and utilization, test infrastructure and test instrumentation/diagnostics design and analysis, and system engineering including requirements development, assessment and verification. Good test and data organization skills are required to effectively present and analyze data and information with both qualitative and quantitative data and information intermixed. Effective senior-level communication will be needed to present and discuss information with a variety of customers.

Education and Qualifications

  • B.S. in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering
  • 20+ years of professional experience in aerospace/mechanical field
  • Ability to interface successfully with customers
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and hardware-oriented skills required

AMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. U.S. Citizenship is required for the advertised position.