23 days old

Structural Analyst

Cleveland, OH 44135

Structural Analyst

Mechanical Engineer V

NASA Glenn Research Center

Cleveland, Ohio


HX5 is an award-winning provider of engineering, research and development, and technical services to clients such as NASA and the Department of Defense.  Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast-growing veteran and woman-owned company with locations nationwide.


HX5, in support of the GEARS contract at NASA Glenn Research Center, is currently seeking a Structural Analyst to construct and build thermal-fluid models of commercial vehicles involving cryogenic propellant.  The work will include support of finite element modeling of the Power Propulsion Element (PPE) components for the Gateway Project and conceptual studies for the Deep Space Transport (DST).   Provide loads and dynamics support based on Level II program requirements and guidance.  Provide support for project reviews as needed.


Required Skills: 

  • Linear & non-linear finite element experience with NASTRAN / PATRAN / FEMAP / ANSYS software.

  • Modal & vibrational analysis experience including random vibration and frequency response.

  • Knowledge of engineering principles as applied to aerospace components and products.

  • Strong fundamentals in the area of structural analysis.

  • Team oriented with the ability to work independently as well.




Mechanical Engineering degree with one of the following combinations of education and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree with 20 years of experience

  • Masters degree with 15 years of experience

  • Ph.D. and 10 years of experience


*Must be a US Citizen and successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation.

**Must be able to obtain and maintain the appropriate level of security clearance for the position.


HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include:

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance

  • 401(k) plan with company match

  • Paid holidays

  • Accrued Paid Time Off


HX5, LLC is an equal opportunity (M/F/D/V) and a Drug Free Workplace employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: employment@hxfive.com or call (850) 362-6551.




Posted: 2021-03-17 Expires: 2021-04-16

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